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CustomAggregateFunction Class

The base class for a custom aggregate function callback.

Namespace: DevExpress.XtraCharts

Assembly: DevExpress.XtraCharts.v19.1.dll


public abstract class CustomAggregateFunction :


Set the CustomAggregateFunction class descendant object to the ScaleGridOptionsBase.CustomAggregateFunction property to use the custom aggregate function. Note that the ScaleGridOptionsBase.AggregateFunction property should be set to Custom.

private void Form1_Load(object sender, EventArgs e) {
    Series series = chartControl.Series["Random Data"];
    series.DataSource = GenerateData(100_000);
    series.ArgumentDataMember = "Argument";
    series.ValueDataMembers.AddRange("Value", "Value", "Value", "Value");

    XYDiagram diagram = chartControl.Diagram as XYDiagram;
    diagram.AxisX.DateTimeScaleOptions.AggregateFunction = AggregateFunction.Custom;
    diagram.AxisX.DateTimeScaleOptions.CustomAggregateFunction = new OhlcAggregateFunction();

class OhlcAggregateFunction : CustomAggregateFunction {
    public override double[] Calculate(GroupInfo groupInfo) {
        double open = groupInfo.Values1.First();
        double close = groupInfo.Values1.Last();
        double high = Double.MinValue;
        double low = Double.MaxValue;
        foreach (double value in groupInfo.Values1) {
            if (high < value) high = value;
            if (low > value) low = value;

        return new double[] { high, low, open, close };


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