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Spread WPF Documentation / Developer's Guide / Working with Charts / Creating Charts / Creating Chart Types / Adding a Column Chart
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    Adding a Column Chart
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    You can add different types of column charts such as Column3D, ColumnClustered, ColumnStacked, ColumnStacked100pc, ColumnStacked100pc3D, and ColumnStacked3D. The following image displays a clustered column chart.

    Using Code

    The following code creates a column chart.

    1. Create and add values with the SpreadDataSeries class.  
    2. Add the chart and specify the chart type with the AddChart method.
    CS
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    GrapeCity.Windows.SpreadSheet.Data.SpreadDataSeries ds = new GrapeCity.Windows.SpreadSheet.Data.SpreadDataSeries();
    ds.Values.Add(3);
    ds.Values.Add(-2);
    ds.Values.Add(4);
    ds.Values.Add(7);
    GrapeCity.Windows.SpreadSheet.Data.SpreadDataSeries ds2 = new GrapeCity.Windows.SpreadSheet.Data.SpreadDataSeries();
    ds2.Values.Add(6);
    ds2.Values.Add(-7);
    ds2.Values.Add(8);
    ds2.Values.Add(10);
    GrapeCity.Windows.SpreadSheet.Data.SpreadChart chart = gcSpreadSheet1.ActiveSheet.AddChart("chart", GrapeCity.Windows.SpreadSheet.Data.SpreadChartType.ColumnClustered, 50, 50, 500, 400);
    chart.DataSeries.Add(ds);
    chart.DataSeries.Add(ds2);
    VB.NET
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    Dim ds As New GrapeCity.Windows.SpreadSheet.Data.SpreadDataSeries()
    ds.Values.Add(3)
    ds.Values.Add(-2)
    ds.Values.Add(4)
    ds.Values.Add(7)
    Dim ds2 As New GrapeCity.Windows.SpreadSheet.Data.SpreadDataSeries()
    ds2.Values.Add(6)
    ds2.Values.Add(-7)
    ds2.Values.Add(8)
    ds2.Values.Add(10)
    Dim chart = GcSpreadSheet1.ActiveSheet.AddChart("chart", GrapeCity.Windows.SpreadSheet.Data.SpreadChartType.ColumnClustered, 50, 50, 500, 400)
    chart.DataSeries.Add(ds)
    chart.DataSeries.Add(ds2)
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