Events

This section describes events fired by this widget.

disposing

Fires when the widget is being removed.

Event Handler Argument:

Provides function parameters.

Object structure:
component: Object

Provides access to the widget instance.

element: jQuery

An HTML element of the widget.

model: Object

Provides access to the data that is available for binding against the element. Available only in the Knockout approach.

Instead, you can use the onDisposing option to handle the event.

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This event fires only if the widget is removed using the remove(), empty(), or html() jQuery methods.

drawn

Fires when the widget has finished drawing itself.

Event Handler Argument:

Information about the event.

Object structure:
component: Object

The widget instance.

element: Object

The widget's container.

Cannot be used in themes.

exported

Fires after data from the widget is exported.

Event Handler Argument:

Information about the event.

Object structure:
component: Object

The widget instance.

element: jQuery

The widget's container.

model: Object

Data that is available for binding against the element. Available only in Knockout and AngularJS approaches.

To perform a custom action after data from the widget is exported, implement a handler for this event. For example, this handler can notify the user that the exporting has been completed. Within this handler, you can use the object passed to it as the parameter.

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exporting

Fires before data from the widget is exported.

Event Handler Argument:

Information about the event.

Object structure:
component: Object

The widget instance.

element: jQuery

The widget's container.

model: Object

Data that is available for binding against the element. Available only in the Knockout approach.

fileName: String

The name of the file to which the widget is about to be exported.

cancel: Boolean

Assign true to this field if you need to prevent exporting.

format: String

The resulting file format. One of PNG, PDF, JPEG, SVG and GIF.

To perform a custom action before data from the widget is exported, implement a handler for this event. Within this handler, you can use the object passed to it as the parameter. For example, using the cancel field of this object, you can cancel exporting.

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fileSaving

Fires before a file with exported data is saved on the user's local storage.

Event Handler Argument:

Information about the event.

Object structure:
component: Object

The widget instance.

element: jQuery

The widget's container.

fileName: String

The name of the file to be saved.

format: String

The format of the file to be saved.
Possible Values: 'PNG' | 'PDF' | 'JPEG' | 'SVG' | 'GIF'

data: BLOB

Exported data as a BLOB.

cancel: Boolean

Assign true to this field if you need to prevent the file from being saved.

To perform a custom action before a file with exported data is saved on the user's local storage, implement a handler for this event. Within this handler, you can use the object passed to it as the parameter. For example, using the cancel field of this object, you can cancel file saving.

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incidentOccurred

Fires when an error or warning appears in a widget.

Event Handler Argument:

Information about the event.

Object structure:
component: Object

The widget instance.

element: Object

The widget's container.

target: Object

Information about the occurred incident.

When implementing a handling function for this event, you can access information about the occurred incident using the target field of the function's argument. This information includes the following.

  • id
    Contains the ID of the incident. The full list of IDs can be found in the Errors and Warnings section.
  • type
    Contains the type of the incident. This field equals 'error' for errors or 'warning' for warnings.
  • args
    Contains the argument of the incident's message. The content of this field varies greatly, depending on the incident. For example, it may contain the name of the data source field that was not specified correctly, or the name of the option that was not set properly.
  • text
    Contains the text passed to the browser console. This text includes the content of the args field, if there is any.
  • widget
    Contains the name of the widget that produced the error or warning.
  • version
    Contains the currently used version of the ChartJS library.
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initialized

Fires when the widget is initialized.

Event Handler Argument:

Provides function parameters.

Object structure:
component: Object

Provides access to the widget instance.

element: jQuery

An HTML element of the widget.

Instead, you can use the onInitialized option to handle the event.

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optionChanged

Fires after an option of the component is changed.

Event Handler Argument:

Provides function parameters.

Object structure:
component: Object

Provides access to the widget instance.

name: String

Specifies the name of the option whose value is changed.

fullName: String

Specifies a full name of the option whose value is changed. The full name is formed by concatenating the names of the options that are presented in the hierarchy of the given option. The names are delimited by commas.

value: any

Specifies a new value for the option.

element: jQuery

An HTML element of the widget.

model: Object

Provides access to the data that is available for binding against the element. Available only in the Knockout approach.

Instead, you can use the onOptionChanged option to handle the event.

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selectedRangeChanged

Fires when the selected range is changed.

Event Handler Argument:

Information about the event.

Object structure:
component: Object
element: Object

The widget's container.

startValue: Date|Number

The updated start range value.

endValue: Date|Number

The updated end range value.

Cannot be used in themes.

When implementing a handling function, use the object passed to it as the parameter. Among fields of this object, you can find updated start and end range values.

The selectedRangeChanged event can be fired when a user moves a slider or after he/she has stopped moving it. To specify the required mode, use the behavior | callSelectedRangeChanged option.

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