Position X-Axis on the top of chart

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  1. Matt
    Matt avatar
    13 posts
    Member since:
    Apr 2008

    Posted 09 Oct 2009 Link to this post

    Hello,

    I have a requirement in my project to position the X-Axis on the top of the plot area.  All other elements remain the same (e.g. the chart still goes from 0 to 5 on the Y-Axis with 0 in the bottom left corner and 5 in the top left corner.

    I tried setting the x-axis label x-position to 200 hoping it would position the labels above the chart, but that didn't work.

    Is this at all possible with the Telerik chart?

    Thanks,
    Matt Dixon
  2. Schlurk
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    812 posts
    Member since:
    May 2009

    Posted 09 Oct 2009 Link to this post

    I do not think it's possible with RadChart since the only property I'm aware of switches the position of the x and y axis, but not the placement of a single axis.
  3. Answer
    Ves
    Admin
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    2927 posts

    Posted 14 Oct 2009 Link to this post

    Hi,

    Actually, it is possible to move the X axis labels above the chart, using Matt's approach. Still, the axis line will remain at its original position. Here is the axis configuration:

    <XAxis>
            <Appearance>
                <LabelAppearance Position-Auto="False" Position-X="0" Position-Y="-234">
                </LabelAppearance>
            </Appearance>
        </XAxis>

    Note, that you need to set Position.Auto to false and Position.Y  with a negative value to move the labels upwards. You may also need to adjust the plot area margins or move / remove the chart title, so that it does not overlap with the X axis labels.

    Greetings,
    Ves
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