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class anychart.scales.DateTimeTicks Improve this Doc

Extends: anychart.core.Base

Scale ticks.

Methods Overview

Miscellaneous
count()Getter for ticks count value.
get()Returns an array of ticks. Each tick is a value in terms of data, to make a tick on.
interval()Getter for ticks interval value.
set()Setups ticks as an explicit array of fixed ticks.

Methods Description

count

Getter for ticks count value.

Returns:

number - Current ticks count value.
Setter for ticks count value.

Params:

Name Type Description
value number Ticks count value.
Note: If value is defined, but not a number or less than 2, it defaults to 5.

Returns:

anychart.scales.DateTimeTicks - Self instance for method chaining.

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get

Returns an array of ticks. Each tick is a value in terms of data, to make a tick on.
Note: returns correct values only after anychart.scales.Base#finishAutoCalc or after chart.draw()

Returns:

Array - Array of ticks.

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interval

Getter for ticks interval value.
Note: you can get interval value only if it was set explicitly, otherwise its returns NaN.

Returns:

string - Current interval value in ISO 8601 interval string.
Setter for ticks interval value by string representing date part or ISO 8601 interval string.

Params:

Name Type Description
isodate string Value to set.

Returns:

anychart.scales.DateTimeTicks - Self instance for method chaining.

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Setter for ticks interval value by unit.

Params:

Name Type Description
unit anychart.enums.Interval Set unit by first letter. 'year' is 'y', 'month' is 'm' etc.
Note: 'minutes' is 'n'.
count number Any positive value.

Returns:

anychart.scales.DateTimeTicks - Self instance for method chaining.

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Setter for ticks interval value.
Note: If any passed value is defined but is not a number or less than 0, it defaults to NaN and count() resets to 5.

Params:

Name Type Description
years number Any positive value.
months number Any positive value.
days number Any positive value.
hours number Any positive value.
minutes number Any positive value.
seconds number Any positive value.

Returns:

anychart.scales.DateTimeTicks - Self instance for method chaining.

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set

Setups ticks as an explicit array of fixed ticks.

Params:

Name Type Description
ticks Array Explicit ticks array.

Returns:

anychart.scales.DateTimeTicks - Returns itself for method chaining.

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