How to set font size in xaxis label?

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  1. Ford
    Ford avatar
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    Dec 2012

    Posted 16 Apr 2013 Link to this post

    I cannot seem to find out where this is set.
    I am setting some other properties at runtime like such (VB):

     RadChart1.PlotArea.XAxis.Appearance.MajorTick.Length = 4
                    RadChart1.PlotArea.XAxis.Appearance.MajorTick.Color = Color.DarkGreen
                    RadChart1.PlotArea.XAxis.Appearance.LabelAppearance.RotationAngle = 45
                                  RadChart1.PlotArea.XAxis.AxisLabel.TextBlock.Text = "Calendar Quarter"

    Where can I set the font size of the label?

  2. Petar Kirov
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    Posted 19 Apr 2013 Link to this post

    Hi Ford,

    You can specify the font family, size and style of the XAxis labels like this:
    RadChart1.PlotArea.XAxis.Appearance.TextAppearance.TextProperties.Font = New Font("Verdana", 24F, FontStyle.Italic)

    Additionally you can set the font color like this: 

    RadChart1.PlotArea.XAxis.Appearance.TextAppearance.TextProperties.Color = Color.Red

    I hope this helps.

    Kind regards,
    Petar Kirov
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