Solved

xy scatter plot in MSchart

Posted on 1998-06-25
4
2,512 Views
Last Modified: 2008-02-01
I'm trying to produce a simple y vs x plot a la Excel with MSChart. The x and y data  are in the same array and all I want to do is plot y vs. x with a linear scale on both axes. THis should be easy but I can't get it to work.
0
Comment
Question by:lberan
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
  • 4
4 Comments
 

Accepted Solution

by:
Nazmi earned 50 total points
ID: 1464270
Dear Iberan,
It is very easy to plot x vs y. I recommend you define your chart on run time.
First of all choose MS Chart Common Controls object and define it on a form (MSChart1).
Afterwards try to locate your x and y values in a data file such as Data.dat
Now, you can write a code to open data file and read x and y values.

    Dim rowCount As Integer
    Dim columnCount As Integer
    Dim DataGrid As DataGrid

MSChart1.chartType = VtChChartType2dX
MSChart1.SeriesType = VtChSeriesType2dXY

                   Open "c:\Data.dat" For Input As #1
            With MSChart1.DataGrid
            rowCount = 4
            columnCount = 5
            .SetSize RowLabelCount, ColumnLabelCount, _
            rowCount, columnCount
         
            For i = 1 To rowCount
                Input #1, X, Y
                .SetData i, 1, X, 0                
                .SetData i, 2, C1, 0
               
            Next i
        End With
                      Close #1
       
   
    With MSChart1.Plot
       
        .UniformAxis = True
        .LocationRect.Max.Y = 5500
        .LocationRect.Min.Y = 0
        .LocationRect.Max.X = 10000
        .LocationRect.Min.X = 800
        .Axis(VtChAxisIdY).AxisTitle.Visible = True
        .Axis(VtChAxisIdX).AxisTitle.Text = "I am X-Axis"
        .Axis(VtChAxisIdY).AxisTitle.Text = "I am Y-Axis"

Now your chart is OK
       
0
 

Expert Comment

by:Nazmi
ID: 1464271
If you have any trouble mail me please:
nazmi@arcelik.com.tr
0
 

Expert Comment

by:Nazmi
ID: 1464272
Sorry.. Please correct C1 as Y.. and please add these lines to the definition block :
Dim Y As Double
Dim X As Double
0
 

Expert Comment

by:Nazmi
ID: 1464273
Dear Iberan,
Why haven't you evaluate, I mean give a point, my answer?
0

Featured Post

Technology Partners: We Want Your Opinion!

We value your feedback.

Take our survey and automatically be enter to win anyone of the following:
Yeti Cooler, Amazon eGift Card, and Movie eGift Card!

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Suggested Solutions

Title # Comments Views Activity
VBA error replacing data 6 41
Visual Studio 2005 text editor 10 48
Export Data to Different .csv Files 26 121
Publisher:   Unknown     VB.exe Application 1 31
Introduction While answering a recent question (http://www.experts-exchange.com/Q_27402310.html) in the VB classic zone, I wrote some VB code in the (Office) VBA environment, rather than fire up my older PC.  I didn't post completely correct code o…
Background What I'm presenting in this article is the result of 2 conditions in my work area: We have a SQL Server production environment but no development or test environment; andWe have an MS Access front end using tables in SQL Server but we a…
As developers, we are not limited to the functions provided by the VBA language. In addition, we can call the functions that are part of the Windows operating system. These functions are part of the Windows API (Application Programming Interface). U…
Get people started with the process of using Access VBA to control Outlook using automation, Microsoft Access can control other applications. An example is the ability to programmatically talk to Microsoft Outlook. Using automation, an Access applic…

735 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question