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Legend.BackGradientStyle Property

Gets or sets the orientation for the background gradient of a legend. 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 legend 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 legend background with the BackColor property.

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

Set this BackGradientStyle property to the desired gradient style.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

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