Chart.BackGradientStyle Property

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Gets or sets the orientation for the background gradient of a Chart control. Also determines whether a gradient is used.

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

public GradientStyle BackGradientStyle { get; set; }

Property Value

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

A GradientStyle enumeration. The default value is None.

Use the BackGradientStyle property to determine whether a Chart control will display a gradient, and to determine the orientation of the gradient if one is used.

For a listing of available patterns, refer to the GradientStyle enumeration.

To use gradient colors:

Set the primary color of the chart background with the BackColor property.

Set the secondary color of the chart background with the BackSecondaryColor property.

Set this BackGradientStyle property to the desired gradient style.

.NET Framework
Available since 4.0
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