WPF Charting Documentation - SciChart WPF Charts SDK v5.x
CustomAnnotation Class
Members  Example 
CustomAnnotation is a ContentControl which can be overlaid on the annotation surfaces. For examples of use, see the Annotations Are Easy and Create Annotations Dynamically examples in the trial download
Object Model
CustomAnnotation ClassIAnnotationCanvas InterfaceIAnnotationCanvas InterfaceIChartModifierSurface InterfaceAnnotationBase ClassIAnnotationCanvas InterfaceIAnnotationCanvas InterfaceIChartModifierSurface InterfaceAnnotationBase ClassISciChartSurface InterfaceIMainGrid InterfaceAnnotationCoordinates StructureIServiceContainer InterfaceIAxis InterfaceIAxis InterfaceISciChartSurface InterfaceIAnnotationCanvas InterfaceAnnotationCollection ClassIAnnotation InterfaceIAnnotationCanvas InterfaceIChartModifier InterfaceIGridLinesPanel InterfaceIChartModifierSurface InterfaceIRenderSurface InterfaceIMainGrid InterfaceIServiceContainer InterfaceIViewportManager InterfaceAxisCollection ClassIAxis InterfaceIAxis InterfaceAxisCollection ClassIAxis InterfaceIAxis InterfaceIZoomHistoryManager InterfaceIMainGrid InterfaceAnnotationCoordinates StructureIServiceContainer InterfaceIAxis InterfaceIRange InterfaceIRange InterfaceILabelProvider InterfaceIAnnotationCanvas InterfaceISciChartSurfaceBase InterfaceIServiceContainer InterfaceITickProvider InterfaceIRange InterfaceIRange InterfaceIAxis InterfaceIRange InterfaceIRange InterfaceILabelProvider InterfaceIAnnotationCanvas InterfaceISciChartSurfaceBase InterfaceIServiceContainer InterfaceITickProvider InterfaceIRange InterfaceIRange Interface
Syntax
Example
Shows how to create and add a LineAnnotation to a SciChartSurface in XAMLShows how to create and add a LineAnnotation to a SciChartSurface in Code
<!-- where xmlns:s="http://schemas.abtsoftware.co.uk/scichart"-->
<s:SciChartSurface>
   <!-- RenderableSeries omitted for brevity -->
            
   <s:SciChartSurface.XAxis>
      <s:NumericAxis Id="DefaultAxisId"/>
   </s:SciChartSurface.XAxis> 
   <s:SciChartSurface.YAxis>
      <s:NumericAxis Id="DefaultAxisId"/>
   </s:SciChartSurface.YAxis>
            
   <s:SciChartSurface.Annotations>
      <!-- Declare a CustomAnnotation at X1,X2 -->
      <!-- NOTE: XAxisId and YAxisId are optional if you use default Ids on a single X,Y Axis -->
      <s:CustomAnnotation X1="1" X2="2" 
                        HorizontalAnchorPoint="Center"
                        VerticalAnchorPoint="Top"
                        AnnotationCanvas="AboveChart"
                        IsSelected="False"
                        IsEditable="False"
                        XAxisId="DefaultAxisId"
                        YAxisId="DefaultAxisId">
         <s:CustomAnnotation.Content>
            <Path Data="m 4 14 4 0 0 -8 3 0 -5 -5 -5 5 3 0 z" Fill="#571CB61C" Stroke="#FF00B400" StrokeThickness="1"/>
         </s:CustomAnnotation.Content>
      </s:CustomAnnotation>
   </s:SciChartSurface.Annotations>
</s:SciChartSurface>
var sciChartSurface = new SciChartSurface();
sciChartSurface.XAxis = new NumericAxis() { Id = "DefaultAxisId" };
sciChartSurface.YAxis = new NumericAxis() { Id = "DefaultAxisId" };
            
// Declare a LineAnnotation at X1,X2,Y1,Y2
// NOTE: XAxisId and YAxisId are optional if you use default Ids on a single X,Y Axis
sciChartSurface.Annotations.Add(new CustomAnnotation() 
{
   X1 = 1, X2 = 2
   Stroke = new SolidColorBrush(Colors.Orange), 
   HorizontalAnchorPoint = HorizontalAnchorPoint.Center, 
   VerticalAnchorPoint = VerticalAnchorPoint.Top,
   AnnotationCanvas = AnnotationCanvas.AboveChart, 
   IsSelected = false, 
   IsEditable = false, 
   XAxisId = "DefaultAxisId", 
   YAxisId = "DefaultAxisId",
   Content = new Path() 
   { 
      Data = Geometry.Parse("m 4 14 4 0 0 -8 3 0 -5 -5 -5 5 3 0 z"),
      Fill = new SolidColorBrush(Color.FromArgb(0x57, 0x1C, 0xB6, 0x1C)),
      Stroke = new SolidColorBrush(Color.FromArgb(0xFF, 0x00, 0xB4, 0x00)),
      StrokeThickness = 1, 
   },
});
Inheritance Hierarchy

System.Object
   System.Windows.Threading.DispatcherObject
      System.Windows.DependencyObject
         System.Windows.Media.Visual
            System.Windows.UIElement
               System.Windows.FrameworkElement
                  System.Windows.Controls.Control
                     System.Windows.Controls.ContentControl
                        SciChart.Charting.ChartModifiers.ApiElementBase
                           SciChart.Charting.Visuals.Annotations.AnnotationBase
                              SciChart.Charting.Visuals.Annotations.AnchorPointAnnotation
                                 SciChart.Charting.Visuals.Annotations.CustomAnnotation
                                    SciChart.Charting.Visuals.Annotations.CustomAnnotationForMvvm

Requirements

Target Platforms: Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

See Also

Reference

CustomAnnotation Members
SciChart.Charting.Visuals.Annotations Namespace

 

 


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