Click/touch on Datapoints in a chart

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  1. Nidhi
    Nidhi avatar
    19 posts
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    Jun 2011

    Posted 15 Jun 2011 Link to this post

    HI Team,

    I have created a Line series chart. I want open another window on clicking if any datapoint. Manipulation started event is there. How can we know which Datapint is clicked.

  2. Georgi
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    296 posts

    Posted 16 Jun 2011 Link to this post

    Hello Nidhi,

    Thank you for your interest in RadControls for Windows Phone 7.

    In BETA 2 (expected within two weeks) we will introduce a PlotAreaTap event, which will give you the needed context - e.g. which is the closest data point, which is the series that contains it, etc.

    Currently you may perform your own loop and find the needed data point:

    protected override void OnManipulationStarted(ManipulationStartedEventArgs e)
        Point touchPoint = e.ManipulationOrigin;
        CategoricalSeries series = this.radChart1.Series[0] as CategoricalSeries;
        foreach (DataPoint dataPoint in series.DataPoints)
            RadRect layoutSlot = dataPoint.LayoutSlot;
            // check whether the layout slot of the point contains the touch point
            if (touchPoint.X >= layoutSlot.X && touchPoint.X <= layoutSlot.Right &&
                touchPoint.Y >= layoutSlot.Y && touchPoint.Y <= layoutSlot.Bottom)
                // data point is hit, perform some action

    I hope this information is useful. Should you have any other questions do not hesitate to contacts us.

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