Chart.GetChartElementOutline Method

Returns the chart element outline.

Namespace:  System.Web.UI.DataVisualization.Charting
Assembly:  System.Web.DataVisualization (in System.Web.DataVisualization.dll)

public ChartElementOutline GetChartElementOutline(
	Object chartElement,
	ChartElementType elementType


Type: System.Object

The chart element.

Type: System.Web.UI.DataVisualization.Charting.ChartElementType

The type of element.

Return Value

Type: System.Web.UI.DataVisualization.Charting.ChartElementOutline
A ChartElementOutline object that contains:
  • An array of points in absolute coordinates that can be used as outline markers around this chart element.

  • A GraphicsPath object for drawing an outline around this chart element.

If the chartElement is not part of the chart, or the elementType cannot be combined with chartElement, the result will contain an empty array of marker points. The marker points are sorted clockwise.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.5.2, 4.5.1, 4.5, 4

Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows 8, Windows Server 2012, Windows 7, Windows Vista SP2, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core Role not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core Role supported with SP1 or later; Itanium not supported)

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

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