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LegendItem.Image Property

Gets or sets the image that will be displayed for a legend item symbol.

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

public string Image { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.String
A string value that represents the URL of an image file. The default value is an empty string.

This property determines the image file to be used for the LegendItem symbol.

The path can be an absolute or a relative URL.

If you set a background image, that image will be displayed regardless of the ImageStyle property setting.

Set the BackImageTransparentColor property to enable one color used by the image to appear transparent.


This property is applicable only to LegendCell objects with a LegendCellType of either SeriesSymbol or Image.

.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.