Maintain Zoom View

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  1. Shawn
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    Jul 2011

    Posted 26 Mar 2012 Link to this post

    Hello,

    I'm using the TimeLine in a live data application I'm working on. In the same application I'm also using the ChartView control. I love the way the ChartView's zooming works when it maintains the zoom location when the user sets it even as more data is added to the chart. Is there a way to keep the TimeLine's zoom location as more data is added?

    Thank you,
    Shawn
  2. Petar Marchev
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    Posted 29 Mar 2012 Link to this post

    Hi Shawn,

    The RadChartView and RadTimeLine are controls that are different in nature and implementation. The chart view uses a pan and zoom feature (which allows this behavior that you describe) whilst the time line needs to be told exact values (VisiblePeriodStart and VisiblePeriodEnd).

    In short - this can not be achieved with out-of-the-box means. However I think that you might be able to get these results manually. I am not familiar with your scenario but may be you can manually calculate (when a new item is inserted) the new values for VisiblePeriodStart and VisiblePeriodEnd.

    I have attached a simple project that should get you started.

    Regards,
    Petar Marchev
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