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class anychart.core.SeparateChart Improve this Doc

Extends: anychart.core.Chart

Base class for all charts, contains the margins, the background and the title.

Methods Overview

Specific settings
globalToLocal()Converts the global coordinates to local coordinates.
localToGlobal()Converts the local coordinates to global coordinates.
Chart Coloring
animation()Animation settings
background()Background settings.
Chart Controls
contextMenu()Context menu settings.
credits()Credits settings
label()Label settings.
legend()Legend settings.
title()Title settings.
Data
getSelectedPoints()Getter for the selected points.
getStat()Getter for a statistical value by the key.
noData()NoData settings.
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
exports()Exports settings
print()Prints all elements.
saveAsCsv()Saves chart data as a CSV file.
saveAsJson()Saves chart config as JSON document.
saveAsXlsx()Saves chart data as an Excel document.
saveAsXml()Saves chart config as XML document.
toCsv()Returns CSV string with the chart data.
Interactivity
enabled()Element state (enabled or disabled).
interactivity()Interactivity settings.
tooltip()Tooltip settings.
Size and Position
bottom()Bottom bound settings.
bounds()Bounds settings.
getPixelBounds()Returns pixel bounds.
height()Height settings.
left()Left bound settings.
margin()Margin settings.
maxHeight()Maximum height.
maxWidth()Maximum width.
minHeight()Minimum height.
minWidth()Minimum width.
padding()Padding settings.
right()Right bound settings.
top()Top bound settings.
width()Width settings.
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
autoRedraw()Redraw chart after changes or not.
container()Getter for the element's container.
draw()Drawing of the 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 animation settings.

Returns:

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

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Setter for animation settings 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 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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autoRedraw

Getter for the autoRedraw flag.
Flag whether to automatically call chart.draw() on any changes or not.

Returns:

boolean - AutoRedraw flag.
See listing
var autoRedraw = chart.autoRedraw();
Setter for the autoRedraw flag.
Flag whether to automatically call chart.draw() on any changes or not.

Params:

Name Type Default Description
value boolean
true
Value to set.

Returns:

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

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background

Getter for the chart background.

Returns:

anychart.core.ui.Background - 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 settings.

Returns:

number string undefined - Element's bottom bound setting.
Setter for element bottom bound settings.

Params:

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

Returns:

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

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bounds

Getter for element bounds settings.

Returns:

anychart.core.utils.Bounds - Bounds of the element.
Setter for 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 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 context menu.

Returns:

anychart.ui.ContextMenu - 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.

credits

Getter for the credits.

Returns:

anychart.core.ui.ChartCredits - Chart credits.

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Setter for the chart credits. Learn more about credits settings.

Params:

Name Type Default Description
value Object | boolean | null
true
Credits settings

Returns:

anychart.core.Chart - An instance of the class 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.core.Chart - Self instance for method chaining.

enabled

Getter for the element state (enabled or disabled).

Returns:

boolean - Element state.

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Setter for the element enabled state.

Params:

Name Type Default Description
value boolean
true
Value to set.

Returns:

anychart.core.VisualBase - Self instance for method chaining.
Example.
if (!element.enabled())
   element.enabled(true);

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exports

Getter for the export charts.

Returns:

anychart.core.utils.Exports - Exports settings.
See listing
var exports = chart.exports();
Setter for the export charts.

Params:

Name Type Description
value Object Export settings.

Returns:

anychart.core.Chart - 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 anychart.enums.Statistics | string Key.

Returns:

* - Statistics value.

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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 settings.

Returns:

number string undefined - Element's height setting.
Setter for element height setting.

Params:

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

Returns:

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

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interactivity

Getter for interactivity settings for the chart.

Returns:

anychart.core.utils.Interactivity - Interactivity settings.
Setter for interactivity settings for the chart.

Params:

Name Type Description
value Object | anychart.enums.HoverMode | string Settings object or boolean value like enabled state.

Returns:

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

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label

Getter for the chart label.

Params:

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

Returns:

anychart.core.ui.Label - Label instance.

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Setter for the 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 the 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.

left

Getter for element left bound settings.

Returns:

number string undefined - Element's left bound setting.
Setter for element left bound settings.

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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legend

Getter for the chart legend.

Returns:

anychart.core.ui.Legend - Legend instance.

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Setter for chart legend settings.

Params:

Name Type Default Description
value Object | boolean | null
false
Legend settings.

Returns:

anychart.core.Chart - An instance of the class for method chaining.

listen

Adds an event listener to an implementing object.

Params:

Name Type Default 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
false
Whether to fire in capture phase. Learn more about capturing https://javascript.info/bubbling-and-capturing
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 Default Description
type string
The event type id.
listener function
Callback method.
useCapture boolean
false
Whether to fire in capture phase. Learn more about capturing https://javascript.info/bubbling-and-capturing
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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maxHeight

Getter for the maximum height.

Returns:

number string null - Element's maximum height.
Setter for the 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 the maximum width.

Returns:

number string null - Element's maximum width.
Setter for the 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 the minimum height.

Returns:

number string null - Element's minimum height.
Setter for the 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 the minimum width.

Returns:

number string null - Element's minimum width.
Setter for the 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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noData

Getter for noData settings.

Returns:

anychart.core.NoDataSettings - NoData settings.

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Setter for noData settings.
Learn more about "No data" feature

Params:

Name Type Description
value Object NoData settings.

Returns:

anychart.core.Chart - 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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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 settings.

Returns:

number string undefined - Element's right bound setting.
Setter for 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 a CSV file.

Params:

Name Type Description
chartDataExportMode anychart.enums.ChartDataExportMode | string 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
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 an Excel document.

Params:

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

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saveAsXml

Saves chart config as XML document.

Params:

Name Type Description
filename string File name to save.

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title

Getter for the chart title.

Returns:

anychart.core.ui.Title - 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 the chart data.

Params:

Name Type Description
chartDataExportMode anychart.enums.ChartDataExportMode | string 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.

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.

Returns:

string Node - Chart configuration.

tooltip

Getter for the chart tooltip.

Returns:

anychart.core.ui.Tooltip - Tooltip instance.
Example
var tooltipSettings = chart.tooltip();
Setter for the 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 settings.

Returns:

number string undefined - Element's top bound setting.
Setter for element top bound settings.

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 Default Description
type string
The event type id.
listener function
Callback method.
useCapture boolean
false
Whether to fire in capture phase. Learn more about capturing https://javascript.info/bubbling-and-capturing
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 settings.

Returns:

number string undefined - Element's width setting.
Setter for element width setting.

Params:

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

Returns:

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

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zIndex

Getter for the Z-index of the element.

Returns:

number - Z-index.

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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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