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Creating Dundas Chart at runtime  - ASP.NET

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I need to create a Dundas chart control from scratch at runtime.  could anyone point me to a sample or provide some simple sample code for doing so??  Thanks in Advance.

this is Dundas for ASP.NET
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Question by:BoggyBayouBoy
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by:VikramMullick
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Attached is the link
http://www.dundas.com/Products/Chart/index.aspx
Download the evaluation version . Here you will have plenty of examples for manking dundas chart , through ASP.NET
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by:BoggyBayouBoy
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Thanks, but I already did that.   I don't see any purely run-time generated controls in the examples.  Are you referring to any particular example?
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GiftsonDJohn earned 500 total points
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Hi

Try this.
                Chart schart = new Chart();
                schart.Width = Unit.Pixel(400);
                schart.Height = Unit.Pixel(300);
                schart.BackColor = Color.White;
                schart.BorderLineColor = Color.FromArgb(244, 244, 244);
                schart.BorderLineStyle = ChartDashStyle.Solid;
                schart.BorderLineWidth = 1;
                
                schart.CustomizeLegend += new CustomizeLegendEventHandler(schart_CustomizeLegend);
 
                schart.Titles.Add("Title of the Chart", Docking.Top, new Font("Trebuchet MS", 12, FontStyle.Bold), Color.FromArgb(26, 59, 105));
 
                schart.ImageStorageMode = ImageStorageMode.UseHttpHandler;
                schart.Attributes.Add("PreserveAspectRation", "true");
 
                schart.ChartAreas.Add("Default");
                schart.Series.Add("Series1");
 
                SeriesChartType sctype = SeriesChartType.Doughnut;
                schart.Series["Series1"].Type = sctype; 
 
                if (sctype == SeriesChartType.Doughnut || sctype == SeriesChartType.StackedRose || sctype == SeriesChartType.Pie)
                {
                    schart.ChartAreas["Default"].Area3DStyle.Perspective = 80;
                    schart.ChartAreas["Default"].Area3DStyle.XAngle = 40;
                    schart.ChartAreas["Default"].Area3DStyle.YAngle = 90;
                }
                else if (sctype == SeriesChartType.Area || sctype == SeriesChartType.Bar || sctype == SeriesChartType.Column || sctype == SeriesChartType.Bubble || sctype == SeriesChartType.RangeColumn)
                {
                    schart.ChartAreas["Default"].Area3DStyle.Perspective = 20;
                    schart.ChartAreas["Default"].Area3DStyle.XAngle = 10;
                    schart.ChartAreas["Default"].Area3DStyle.YAngle = 20;
                }
 
                schart.ChartAreas["Default"].Area3DStyle.Enable3D = true;
                schart.ChartAreas["Default"].AxisX.LabelStyle.Interval = 1;
                schart.ChartAreas["Default"].Area3DStyle.PointDepth = 200;
                schart.ChartAreas["Default"].Area3DStyle.PointGapDepth = 0;
 
                schart.ChartAreas["Default"].BackColor = Color.White;
 
 
                //schart.Series["Series1"].CustomAttributes = "LabelStyle=Outside";
                schart.Series["Series1"].CustomAttributes = "LabelStyle=Disabled";
                schart.Series["Series1"].XValueIndexed = true;
 
                schart.Series["Series1"].PaletteCustomColors = new Color[] { Color.Red, Color.Yellow, Color.Blue, Color.Green, Color.Gray };
 
                schart.DataSource = dtAggregate.DefaultView;
                dtAggregate.DefaultView.Sort = "Sort column";
 
                schart.Series["Series1"].ValueMemberX = "ValueMemberX";
                schart.Series["Series1"].ValueMembersY = "ValueMemberY";
                schart.DataBind();
 
                if (sctype == SeriesChartType.Pie || sctype == SeriesChartType.Doughnut)
                {
                    schart.Legends["Default"].HeaderSeparator = LegendSeparatorType.Line;
                    schart.Legends["Default"].HeaderSeparatorColor = Color.Gray;
                    schart.Legends["Default"].Docking = LegendDocking.Bottom;
                    schart.Legends["Default"].Alignment = StringAlignment.Center;
                    schart.Legends["Default"].BorderStyle = ChartDashStyle.Solid;
                    schart.Legends["Default"].BorderColor = Color.Black;
                    schart.Legends["Default"].BorderWidth = 1;
                    schart.Legends["Default"].ItemColumnSeparator = LegendSeparatorType.Line;
 
                    LegendCellColumn firstColumn = new LegendCellColumn("Color", LegendCellColumnType.SeriesSymbol, string.Empty);
                    firstColumn.HeaderBackColor = Color.WhiteSmoke;
 
                    LegendCellColumn secondColumn = new LegendCellColumn("Scale", LegendCellColumnType.Text, "#LEGENDTEXT");
                    secondColumn.HeaderBackColor = Color.WhiteSmoke;
                    secondColumn.Alignment = ContentAlignment.MiddleLeft;
 
                    LegendCellColumn thirdColumn = new LegendCellColumn("Count", LegendCellColumnType.Text, "#VALY");
                    thirdColumn.HeaderBackColor = Color.WhiteSmoke;
 
                    schart.Legends["Default"].CellColumns.Add(firstColumn);
                    schart.Legends["Default"].CellColumns.Add(secondColumn);
                    schart.Legends["Default"].CellColumns.Add(thirdColumn);
                }
                else
                    schart.Legends.Clear();
 
              placeholder1.Controls.Add(schart);

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by:MrFantastic6
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I tried this example, but my new chart doesn't appear in the placeholder.  Everything is visible.  I wonder what I'm missing?
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