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AxisLabelResolveOverlappingOptions.AllowRotate Property

Gets or sets the value that indicates whether or not to rotate axis labels when resolving overlapping labels.

Namespace: DevExpress.XtraCharts

Assembly: DevExpress.XtraCharts.v22.2.dll

NuGet Package: DevExpress.Charts


public bool AllowRotate { get; set; }

Property Value

Type Description

true, if rotating axis labels is allowed; otherwise, false.

Property Paths

You can access this nested property as listed below:

Object Type Path to AllowRotate


The following images demonstrate this property in action.

AllowRotate = false AllowRotate = true
AxisLabelResolveOverlappingOptions-Default AxisLabelResolveOverlappingOptions-AllowRotate_true

Use the AxisLabelResolveOverlappingOptions.AllowStagger, AllowRotate and AxisLabelResolveOverlappingOptions.AllowHide properties to define which algorithms can be used when resolving overlapping axis labels.


The AllowRotate and AxisLabelResolveOverlappingOptions.AllowStagger properties only affect labels of a horizontal XY-Diagram axis (an arguments x-axis or values y-axis when XYDiagram.Rotated is enabled).

Refer to the Axis Labels document for more detail about axis labels.

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