hatching

Configures hatching that applies when a user points to the series.

Type:

Object

Hatching is filling an area or a bar (depending on the series type) with parallel diagonal lines. In the Chart widget, it applies when a user points to a series.

direction

Specifies the direction of hatching lines.

Type:

String

Default Value: 'none'
Accepted Values: 'none' | 'right' | 'left'

The following values are available.

  • none
    Does not apply hatching.
  • right
    Draws diagonal hatching lines from left to right upwards.
  • left
    Draws diagonal hatching lines from left to right downwards.

When using the widget as an ASP.NET MVC Control, specify this option using the HatchingDirection enum. This enum accepts the following values: Right, Left and None.

opacity

Specifies how transparent hatching lines should be.

Type:

Number

Default Value: 0.75

This option accepts a value from 0 to 1, where 0 makes hatching lines completely transparent, and 1 makes them opaque.

step

Specifies the distance between two side-by-side hatching lines in pixels.

Type:

Number

Default Value: 6

width

Specifies the width of hatching lines in pixels.

Type:

Number

Default Value: 2