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class anychart.charts.Bullet Improve this Doc

Extends: anychart.core.Chart

Bullet chart class.
Note: Use anychart#bullet method to get an instance of this class.

Methods Overview

Specific settings
getType()Definition of the chart type.
globalToLocal()Converts the global coordinates to local coordinates.
localToGlobal()Converts the local coordinates to global coordinates.
Axes and Scales
axis()Axis settings.
range()Ranges settings.
scale()Scale settings.
Chart Coloring
animation()Animation settings
background()Background settings.
markerPalette()Markers palette settings.
rangePalette()Range palette settings.
Chart Controls
contextMenu()Context menu settings.
label()Label settings.
title()Title settings.
Data
data()Data settings.
getSelectedPoints()Getter for the selected points.
getStat()Getter for a statistical value by the key.
Events
listen()Adds an event listener.
listenOnce()Adds a single time event listener.
removeAllListeners()Removes all listeners.
unlisten()Removes the listener.
unlistenByKey()Removes the listener by the key.
Export
print()Prints all elements.
saveAsCsv()Saves chart data as CSV file.
saveAsJson()Saves chart config as JSON document.
saveAsXlsx()Saves chart data as Excel document.
saveAsXml()Saves chart config as XML document.
toCsv()Returns CSV string with series data.
Interactivity
tooltip()Tooltip settings.
Size and Position
bottom()Bottom bound setting.
bounds()Bounds settings.
getPixelBounds()Returns pixel bounds.
height()Height setting.
isHorizontal()Whether a bullet chart has horizontal layout.
layout()Layout setting.
left()Left bound setting.
margin()Margin settings.
maxHeight()Maximum height.
maxWidth()Maximum width.
minHeight()Minimum height.
minWidth()Minimum width.
padding()Padding settings.
right()Right bound setting.
top()Top bound setting.
width()Width setting.
zIndex()Z-index of the element.
XML/JSON
toJson()Return chart configuration as JSON object or string.
toXml()Return chart configuration as XML string or XMLNode.
Miscellaneous
container()Getter for the element's container.
draw()Drawing of bullet chart.
saveAsJpg()Saves the current chart as JPEG image.
saveAsPdf()Saves the current chart as PDF image.
saveAsPng()Saves the current chart as PNG image.
saveAsSvg()Saves the current chart as SVG image.
toSvg()Returns SVG string.

Methods Description

animation

Getter for the current animation setting.

Returns:

anychart.core.utils.Animation - Returns true if the animation is enabled.

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Setter for the animation setting by one value.

Params:

Name Type Default Description
value boolean | Object
false
Whether to enable animation.

Returns:

anychart.core.Chart - Self instance for method chaining.
Setter for the animation settings using several parameters.

Params:

Name Type Default Description
enabled boolean
false
Whether to enable animation.
duration number
1000
Duration in milliseconds.

Returns:

anychart.core.Chart - Self instance for method chaining.

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axis

Getter for the current bullet chart axis settings.

Returns:

anychart.core.axes.Linear - Axis instance.

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Setter for the bullet chart axis settings.

Params:

Name Type Default Description
value Object | boolean | null
true
Axis settings to set.

Returns:

anychart.charts.Bullet - Self instance for method chaining.

background

Getter for the current chart background.

Returns:

anychart.core.ui.Background - The current chart background.

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Setter for the chart background.

Params:

Name Type Default Description
value Object
{enabled: true, fill: "#fff", stroke: 'none', zIndex: 1}
Background object to set.

Returns:

anychart.core.Chart - Self instance for method chaining.

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bottom

Getter for element bottom bound setting.

Returns:

number string undefined - Current element's bottom bound setting.
Sets element bottom bound setting.

Params:

Name Type Default Description
value number | string | null
null
Bottom bound setting for the element.

Returns:

anychart.core.VisualBaseWithBounds - Returns self for method chaining.

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bounds

Getter for the element bounds settings.

Returns:

anychart.core.utils.Bounds - Current bounds of the element.
Sets bounds of the element using one parameter.

Params:

Name Type Description
value anychart.utils.RectObj | anychart.math.Rect | anychart.core.utils.Bounds Bounds of element.

Returns:

anychart.core.VisualBase - Self instance for method chaining.

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Setter for the element bounds settings.

Params:

Name Type Default Description
x number | string
null
X-coordinate.
y number | string
null
Y-coordinate.
width number | string
null
Width.
height number | string
null
Height.

Returns:

anychart.core.VisualBase - Self instance for method chaining.

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container

Getter for the element's container.
Setter for the element's container.

Params:

Name Type Description
value anychart.graphics.vector.Layer | anychart.graphics.vector.Stage | string | Element The value to set.

Returns:

anychart.core.Chart - Self instance for method chaining.
Example
// string
 element.container('containerIdentifier');
// DOM-element
 var domElement = document.getElementById('containerIdentifier');
 element.container(domElement);
// Framework-element
 var fwElement = anychart.standalones.title();
 element.container( fwElement.container() );

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contextMenu

Getter for the current context menu.

Returns:

anychart.ui.ContextMenu - The current context menu.

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Setter for the context menu.

Params:

Name Type Description
value Object | boolean | null Context menu settings

Returns:

anychart.core.Chart - Self instance for method chaining.

data

Getter for the current chart data.

Returns:

anychart.data.View - Returns current mapping.

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Setter for the chart data.
Note: All data is markers values.

Params:

Name Type Description
value anychart.data.View | anychart.data.Set | Array | string Value to set.
csvSettings Object.<string, (string|boolean)> If CSV string is passed, you can pass CSV parser settings here as a hash map.

Returns:

anychart.charts.Bullet - Self instance for method chaining.

draw

Starts the rendering of the chart into the container.

Params:

Name Type Description
async boolean Whether do draw asynchronously. If set to true, the chart will be drawn asynchronously.

Returns:

anychart.charts.Bullet - Self instance for method chaining.

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getPixelBounds

Returns pixel bounds of the element due to parent bounds and self bounds settings.

Returns:

anychart.math.Rect - Pixel bounds of the element.

getSelectedPoints

Getter for the selected points.

Returns:

Array.<anychart.core.Point> - An array of the selected points.

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getStat

Getter for a statistical value by the key.

Params:

Name Type Description
key string | anychart.enums.Statistics Key.

Returns:

* - Statistics value.

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getType

Returns chart type.

Returns:

string - Current chart type.

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globalToLocal

Converts the global coordinates to local coordinates. Note: Works only after anychart.core.Chart#draw is called.

Params:

Name Type Description
xCoord number Global X coordinate.
yCoord number Global Y coordinate.

Returns:

Object.<string, number> - Object with XY coordinates.

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height

Getter for element height setting.

Returns:

number string undefined - Current element's height setting.
Sets element height setting.

Params:

Name Type Default Description
value number | string | null
null
Height setting for the element.

Returns:

anychart.core.VisualBaseWithBounds - Returns self for method chaining.

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isHorizontal

Whether a bullet chart has horizontal layout.
Layout is defined by anychart.charts.Bullet#layout method.

Returns:

boolean - Returns true if the bullet's layout is horizontal.

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label

Getter for chart label.

Params:

Name Type Default Description
index string | number
0
Index of instance.

Returns:

anychart.core.ui.Label - An instance of class.

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Setter for chart label.

Params:

Name Type Default Description
value null | boolean | Object | string
false
Chart label instance to add by index 0.

Returns:

anychart.core.Chart - Self instance for method chaining.
Setter for chart label.

Params:

Name Type Default Description
index string | number
Label index.
value null | boolean | Object | string
false
Chart label settings.

Returns:

anychart.core.Chart - Self instance for method chaining.

layout

Getter for the current chart layout.

Returns:

anychart.enums.Layout string - The current chart layout.

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Setter for the chart layout.

Params:

Name Type Default Description
value string | anychart.enums.Layout
"horizontal"
Value to set.

Returns:

anychart.charts.Bullet - Self instance for method chaining.

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left

Getter for element left bound setting.

Returns:

number string undefined - Current element's left bound setting.
Sets element left bound setting.

Params:

Name Type Default Description
value number | string | null
null
Left bound setting for the element.

Returns:

anychart.core.VisualBaseWithBounds - Returns self for method chaining.

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listen

Adds an event listener to an implementing object.

Params:

Name Type Description
type string The event type id.
listener function Callback method. Function that looks like function(event){ // event.actualTarget - actual event target // event.currentTarget - current event target // event.iterator - event iterator // event.originalEvent - original event // event.point - event point // event.pointIndex - event point index }.
useCapture boolean Whether to fire in capture phase (defaults to false).
listenerScope Object Object in whose scope to call the listener.

Returns:

Object - Unique key for the listener.

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listenOnce

Adds an event listener to an implementing object.

Params:

Name Type Description
type string The event type id.
listener function Callback method.
useCapture boolean Whether to fire in capture phase (defaults to false).
listenerScope Object Object in whose scope to call the listener.

Returns:

Object - Unique key for the listener.

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localToGlobal

Converts the local coordinates to global coordinates. Note: Works only after anychart.core.Chart#draw is called.

Params:

Name Type Description
xCoord number Local X coordinate.
yCoord number Local Y coordinate.

Returns:

Object.<string, number> - Object with XY coordinates.

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margin

Setter for the chart margin in pixels using a single complex object.

Params:

Name Type Default Description
value Array.<(number|string)> | Object
{top: 0, right: 0, bottom: 0, left: 0}
Value to set.

Returns:

anychart.core.Chart - Self instance for method chaining.
Example.
// all margins 15px
chart.margin(15);
// all margins 15px
chart.margin("15px");
// top and bottom 5px, right and left 15px
chart.margin(anychart.utils.margin(5, 15));

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Setter for the chart margin in pixels using several simple values.

Params:

Name Type Default Description
value1 string | number
0
Top or top-bottom space.
value2 string | number
0
Right or right-left space.
value3 string | number
0
Bottom space.
value4 string | number
0
Left space.

Returns:

anychart.core.Chart - Self instance for method chaining.
Example.
// 1) all 10px
chart.margin(10);
// 2) top and bottom 10px, left and right 15px
chart.margin(10, "15px");
// 3) top 10px, left and right 15px, bottom 5px
chart.margin(10, "15px", 5);
// 4) top 10px, right 15px, bottom 5px, left 12px
chart.margin(10, "15px", "5px", 12);

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markerPalette

Getter for the current markers palette settings.

Returns:

anychart.palettes.Markers - Current palette.

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Setter for the markers palette settings.
Note: Markers sets in data().

Params:

Name Type Default Description
value Array.<anychart.enums.MarkerType> | Object | anychart.palettes.Markers
["bar", "line", "x", "ellipse"]
Value to set.

Returns:

anychart.charts.Bullet - Self instance for method chaining.

maxHeight

Getter for maximum height.

Returns:

number string null - Current element's maximum height.
Setter for maximum height.

Params:

Name Type Default Description
value number | string | null
null
Value to set.

Returns:

anychart.core.VisualBase - Self instance for method chaining.

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maxWidth

Getter for maximum width.

Returns:

number string null - Current element's maximum width.
Setter for maximum width.

Params:

Name Type Default Description
value number | string | null
null
Value to set.

Returns:

anychart.core.VisualBase - Self instance for method chaining.

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minHeight

Getter for minimum height.

Returns:

number string null - Current element's minimum height.
Setter for minimum height.

Params:

Name Type Default Description
value number | string | null
null
Value to set.

Returns:

anychart.core.VisualBase - Self instance for method chaining.

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minWidth

Getter for minimum width.

Returns:

number string null - Current element's minimum width.
Setter for minimum width.

Params:

Name Type Default Description
value number | string | null
null
Value to set.

Returns:

anychart.core.VisualBase - Self instance for method chaining.

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padding

Setter for the chart paddings in pixels using a single value.

Params:

Name Type Default Description
value Array.<(number|string)> | Object
{top: 0, right: 0, bottom: 0, left: 0}
Value to set.

Returns:

anychart.core.Chart - Self instance for method chaining.
Example.
chart.padding([5, 15]);
or
chart.padding({left: 10, top: 20, bottom: 30, right: "40%"}});

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Setter for the chart paddings in pixels using several numbers.

Params:

Name Type Default Description
value1 string | number
0
Top or top-bottom space.
value2 string | number
0
Right or right-left space.
value3 string | number
0
Bottom space.
value4 string | number
0
Left space.

Returns:

anychart.core.Chart - Self instance for method chaining.
Example.
// 1) all 10px
chart.padding(10);
// 2) top and bottom 10px, left and right 15px
chart.padding(10, "15px");
// 3) top 10px, left and right 15px, bottom 5px
chart.padding(10, "15px", 5);
// 4) top 10px, right 15%, bottom 5px, left 12px
chart.padding(10, "15%", "5px", 12);

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print

Prints all elements on related stage.

Params:

Name Type Default Description
paperSizeOrOptions anychart.graphics.vector.PaperSize | Object
Paper size or object with options.
landscape boolean
false
Flag of landscape.

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range

Getter for the current bullet chart ranges settings.

Params:

Name Type Default Description
index number
0
Chart range index.

Returns:

anychart.core.axisMarkers.Range - Range instance by index.

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Setter for the bullet chart first range settings.

Params:

Name Type Description
value Object | boolean | null Value to set.

Returns:

anychart.charts.Bullet - Self instance for method chaining.
Setter for bullet chart ranges settings.

Params:

Name Type Default Description
index number
0
Index of range.
value Object | boolean | null
Value to set.

Returns:

anychart.charts.Bullet - Self instance for method chaining.

rangePalette

Getter for the current range palette settings.

Returns:

anychart.palettes.DistinctColors - Current palette.

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Setter for the range palette settings.

Params:

Name Type Default Description
value anychart.palettes.DistinctColors | Object | Array.<string>
{type: "distinct", items: ["#828282", "#a8a8a8", "#c2c2c2", "#d4d4d4", "#e1e1e1"]}
Value to set.

Returns:

anychart.charts.Bullet - Self instance for method chaining.

removeAllListeners

Removes all listeners from an object. You can also optionally remove listeners of some particular type.

Params:

Name Type Description
type string Type of event to remove, default is to remove all types.

Returns:

number - Number of listeners removed.

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Getter for element right bound setting.

Returns:

number string undefined - Current element's right bound setting.
Sets element right bound setting.

Params:

Name Type Default Description
value number | string | null
null
Right bound setting for the element.

Returns:

anychart.core.VisualBaseWithBounds - Returns self for method chaining.

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saveAsCsv

Saves chart data as CSV file.

Params:

Name Type Description
chartDataExportMode string | anychart.enums.ChartDataExportMode Data export mode.
csvSettings Object.<string, (string|boolean|undefined)> CSV settings.
filename string File name to save.

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saveAsJpg

Saves the current chart as JPEG image.

Params:

Name Type Description
width number | Object Image width or object with options.
height number Image height.
quality number Image quality in ratio 0-1.
forceTransparentWhite boolean Force transparent to white or not.
filename string File name to save.

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saveAsJson

Saves chart config as JSON document.

Params:

Name Type Description
includeTheme boolean If the current theme properties should be included into the result.
filename string File name to save.

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saveAsPdf

Saves the current chart as PDF image.

Params:

Name Type Description
paperSizeOrWidthOrOptions number | string | Object Any paper format like 'a0', 'tabloid', 'b4', etc or width, or object with options.
landscape boolean Define, is landscape.
x number Offset X.
y number Offset Y.
filename string File name to save.

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saveAsPng

Saves the current chart as PNG image.

Params:

Name Type Description
width number | Object Image width or object with options.
height number Image height.
quality number Image quality in ratio 0-1.
filename string File name to save.

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saveAsSvg

Saves the current chart as SVG image.

Params:

Name Type Description
paperSize string | Object Paper Size or object with options.
landscape boolean Landscape.
filename string File name to save.

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Saves the stage as SVG image using width and height.

Params:

Name Type Description
width number Image width.
height number Image height.

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saveAsXlsx

Saves chart data as Excel document.

Params:

Name Type Description
chartDataExportMode string | anychart.enums.ChartDataExportMode Data export mode.
filename string File name to save.

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saveAsXml

Saves chart config as XML document.

Params:

Name Type Description
includeTheme boolean If the current theme properties should be included into the result.
filename string File name to save.

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scale

Getter for default bullet chart scale settings.

Returns:

anychart.scales.Base - Default chart scale value.

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Setter for the bullet chart scale settings.

Params:

Name Type Default Description
value anychart.scales.Base | anychart.enums.ScaleTypes | string
"linear"
Scale to set or Scale type.
Also accepts "log", "linear" and "dateTime" strings.

Returns:

anychart.charts.Bullet - Self instance for method chaining.

title

Getter for chart title.

Returns:

anychart.core.ui.Title - The current chart title.

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Setter for the chart title.

Params:

Name Type Default Description
value null | boolean | Object | string
false
Chart title text or title instance for copy settings from.

Returns:

anychart.core.Chart - Self instance for method chaining.

toCsv

Returns CSV string with series data.

Params:

Name Type Description
chartDataExportMode string | anychart.enums.ChartDataExportMode Data export mode.
csvSettings Object.<string, (string|boolean|undefined)> CSV settings.

Returns:

string - CSV string.

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toJson

Return chart configuration as JSON object or string.

Params:

Name Type Default Description
stringify boolean
false
Returns JSON as string.
includeTheme boolean
false
If the current theme properties should be included into the result.

Returns:

Object string - Chart configuration.

toSvg

Returns SVG string with paper size and landscape.

Params:

Name Type Description
paperSize string | Object Paper Size or object of options.
landscape boolean Landscape.

Returns:

string - SVG content or empty string.

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Returns SVG string with with determined the width and height.

Params:

Name Type Description
width number Image width.
height number Image height.

Returns:

string - SVG content or empty string.

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toXml

Return chart configuration as XML string or XMLNode.

Params:

Name Type Default Description
asXmlNode boolean
false
Return XML as XMLNode.
includeTheme boolean
false
If the current theme properties should be included into the result.

Returns:

string Node - Chart configuration.

tooltip

Getter for current chart tooltip.

Returns:

anychart.core.ui.Tooltip - An instance of the class for method chaining.
Example
var tooltipSettings = chart.tooltip();
Setter for chart tooltip.

Params:

Name Type Description
value Object | boolean | null

Returns:

anychart.core.Chart - Self instance for method chaining.

top

Getter for element top bound setting.

Returns:

number string undefined - Current element's top bound setting.
Sets element top bound setting.

Params:

Name Type Default Description
value number | string | null
null
Top bound setting for the element.

Returns:

anychart.core.VisualBaseWithBounds - Returns self for method chaining.

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unlisten

Removes a listener added using listen() or listenOnce() methods.

Params:

Name Type Description
type string The event type id.
listener function Callback method.
useCapture boolean Whether to fire in capture phase (defaults to false).
listenerScope Object Object in whose scope to call the listener.

Returns:

boolean - Whether any listener was removed.

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unlistenByKey

Removes an event listener which was added with listen() by the key returned by listen() or listenOnce().

Params:

Name Type Description
key Object The key returned by listen() or listenOnce().

Returns:

boolean - Whether any listener was removed.

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width

Getter for element width setting.

Returns:

number string undefined - Current element's width setting.
Sets element width setting.

Params:

Name Type Default Description
value number | string | null
null
Width setting for the element.

Returns:

anychart.core.VisualBaseWithBounds - Returns self for method chaining.

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zIndex

Getter for the current Z-index of the element.

Returns:

number - The current zIndex.

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Setter for the Z-index of the element.

Params:

Name Type Default Description
value number
0
Value to set.

Returns:

anychart.core.VisualBase - Self instance for method chaining.

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