ActiveReports 16 .NET Edition
ActiveReports 16 User Guide / Concepts / Page Report/RDL Report Concepts / Toolbox / Chart / Rules / Customize Chart Appearance / DataPoint Symbol Styles
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    DataPoint Symbol Styles
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    DataPoint Symbol Styles include such target properties as SymbolBackgroundColor, SymbolLineColor, SymbolLineStyle, and SymbolLineWidth. These properties are applicable to the chart types that are composed of data point symbols - for example, Line, Radar Line, etc.

    This topic uses a report with a Line chart that displays global sales by year.

    SymbolBackgroundColor

    To change the SymbolBackgroundColor target property of the chart, you can add a rule with the following settings.

    Property Value
    RuleDesigner Collection Editor > Condition =Chart!CurrentData<110
    RulePropertyDesigner Collection Editor > TargetProperty SymbolBackgroundColor
    RulePropertyDesigner Collection Editor > Value Green

    SymbolLineColor

    To change the SymbolLineColor target property of the chart, you can add a rule with the following settings.

    Property Value
    RulePropertyDesigner Collection Editor > TargetProperty SymbolLineColor
    RulePropertyDesigner Collection Editor > Value Red

    SymbolLineStyle

    To change the SymbolLineStyle target property of the chart, you can add a rule with the following settings:

    Property Value
    RulePropertyDesigner Collection Editor > TargetProperty SymbolLineStyle
    RulePropertyDesigner Collection Editor > Value Double

    SymbolLineWidth

    To change the SymbolLineWidth target property of the chart, you can add a rule with the following settings.

    Property Value
    RulePropertyDesigner Collection Editor > TargetProperty SymbolLineWidth
    RulePropertyDesigner Collection Editor > Value 4

    The final chart looks as follows.

    Chart Rules Symbol Line Width