The OutSystems Platform API for plotting charts.

To use this API simply reference the Charts eSpace using the References Window in the development environment.

Chart Widgets

The charts available to use are:

Actions

Action

Description

AdvancedFormat_Init

Initializes an AdvancedFormat record with the values passed as arguments. The record is returned by the action.

ChartFormat_Init

Initializes a ChartFormat record with the values passed as arguments. The record is returned by the action.

DataPoint_GetClicked

Returns the data point that was clicked on the chart. Execute this action in the On Click action of a chart.

DataPoint_Init

Initializes a DataPoint record with the values passed as arguments. The record is returned by the action.

DataPoint_InitMissing

Initializes a DataPoint to plot a gap on the chart. The record is returned by the action.

XAxisFormat_Init

Initializes an XAxisFormat record with the values passed as arguments. The record is returned by the action.

YAxisFormat_Init

Initializes an YAxisFormat record with the values passed as arguments. The record is returned by the action.

Structures

Structure

Description

AdvancedDataPointFormat

Information to format a data point using Highcharts JSON.

AdvancedDataSeriesFormat

Information to format a data series using Highcharts JSON.

AdvancedFormat

Information to format chart elements using Highcharts JSON.

ChartFormat

Information to format the chart.

DataPoint

Information to plot a data point on the chart.

XAxisFormat

Information to format the X-axis on the chart.

YAxisFormat

Information to format the X-axis on the chart.

Static Entities

Structure

Description

LegendPosition The position where the legend is displayed on charts.
StackingType

The way to plot multiple data series on Area, Bar, or Column charts.

XAxisValuesType

The data type of labels displayed on the X-axis to format them. Using 'Auto' means.

See Also

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