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Select Chart > Chart Wizard to open the Chart Wizard, where you can dynamically edit the chart.

The following settings are available:

General Tab

ElementDescription

Change Setting

Select a component within the chart to edit. A component can be a background, display, legend, title, label, or text panel.

Measure

Select a unit of measure from the drop-down list.

Border

Select a type of border from the drop-down list.

Shadow

Select a type of shadow from the drop-down list.

Component Rectangle

Enter the rectangular area size.

Scope

Sets which rows and columns from the table data will be displayed. Enter the scope in the following fields:

  • MinI - sets which of the selected chart data series will be dis­played as the lowest (first) on the horizontal axis.
  • MaxI - sets which of the selected chart data series will be dis­played as last on the horizontal axis.
  • MinG - sets which of the selected chart data series will be dis­played as the lowest (first) in the data series.
  • MaxG - sets which of the selected chart data series will be dis­played as first in the data series.

Chart

Select the type of chart.

Axis

Select the axis style.

Show Zero

Select to display zero values in the chart.

X Grid

Select to show x axis grid lines.

X Ticks

Select to show x axis tick marks.

Relative Index

Select to let display axis labels rel­ative to the minimum value.

Y Grid

Select to display y axis grid lines.

Y Ticks

Select to display the y axis tick marks.

Use Max Size

Select to limit the maximum value used to display the component to the value specified in the Max Size field.

Fill Style Tab

ElementDescription

Change Setting

Select a component within the chart to edit. A component can be a background, display, legend, title, label, or text panel.

Fill Style

Select the background fill style.

Angle Value

If you have selected the Angle fill style, enter the angle for the fill (0 - 90 degrees).

[Resource Image]

If you have selected the Resource Image fill style, enter the full path to the bitmap image to use.

For Resource Image Fill, use

If you have selected the Resource Image fill style, you can choose either to Stretch the image to fill the area, or Tile the image.

Start Colour and End Colour

Use the Start Colour and End Colour buttons to to select the fill colours.

If you select the Solid fill type, then only the Start Colour will be used. If you select the Horizontal, Vertical or Angle styles, then the fill will be a blend from the Start Colour to the End Colour.

Font Style Tab

ElementDescription

Change Setting

Select a component within the chart to edit. A component can be a background, display, legend, title, label, or text panel.

Type Name

Set the font for this element.

Size

Enter the font size.

Auto Size

Select the Auto Size check box to automatically adjust the font size to fit the available space.

Bold, Underline, Italic, Strike out

Select the check boxes to set the font style.

Font Colour

Click to change the font colour.

Alignment

Set the font alignment.

Misc Tab

ElementDescription

[Component]

Select a component from the drop-down list and click Add to Chart to add it to the chart.

Use ScrollView

Select to attach a scroll bar to the preview display.

Components Order

Use the buttons to rearrange the chart components.

Show Content While Dragging

Select to display the content of the component when a component is moved.

Show Grid

Select to display a grid on the chart. When you select this option, you can adjust the grid size and activate Snap to Grid.

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