Interactive graphing software

Hi,

I'm using vb.net and I'm wondering if there's some kind of interactive chart I can add to my form to allow the users to organize the data in a quicker and friendlier way, instead of just through the datagridview.

For example, I have some projects that evolve from category to category over time, it would be great if the user could drag the project from one section to another. I've attached a picture for this example, if he could drag the blue square from one category to the next and it would save in the database.

Is this possible through vb.net? If not is there software that could do this with an access database?
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Jeffrey CoachmanMIS LiasonCommented:
You will have to clearly define what you mean by "interactive chart", ...as you did not attach your image.

In any event,...
You can graph with VSE:
http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/beginner/bb308769.aspx

You can also graph with SQL Server Reporting:
http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/sqlserver/ff660783.aspx

I have heard great things about Dundas:
http://www.dundas.com/dashboard/

Then there is the old standby SAP Crystal Solutions (formally Crystal Reports)
http://www.sap.com/asset/index.epx?id=80af7557-06e3-4291-959b-4745384666ee&name=

JeffCoachman
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FCapoAuthor Commented:
Oh I'm sorry actually let me try again!

as you can see by the image, if he could drag the blue square from one category to the next and it would save in the database.

Thank you
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Jeffrey CoachmanMIS LiasonCommented:
...That may be something that is custom...
But it looks like it may be a simple "Pivot" Chart.
https://www.google.com/#q=Access+2010+pivot+charts
You can give this a try in Access 2003-->2010, ...unfortunately Pivots are not a part of Access 2013  :-(

Else, you can contact the various vendors and explain your exact needs, to see if they can do this...

But lets see if any other experts have something for you...
;-)

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