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WPF Custom Overview Control

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Demonstrates how to implement custom overview using the – SciChartScrollBar control.


Using the technique showed in example you could display literally anything behind a scrollbar. You could display an image, or bind to series provided by an external source etc…

Documentation Links

Creating a Custom SciChartOverview with many series using the ScrollBar API
SciChartScrollbar – per axis ScrollBars API
SciChartOverview Type

The C#/WPF source code for the WPF Custom Overview Control example is included below (Scroll down!).

Did you know you can also view the source code from one of the following sources as well?

  1. Clone the SciChart.WPF.Examples from Github.
  2. Or, view source in the SciChart WPF Examples suite.
  3. Also the SciChart WPF Trial contains the full source for the examples (link below).


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