DateTimeOptions.FormatString Property

Gets or sets the pattern for formatting date-time values.

Namespace: DevExpress.XtraCharts

Assembly: DevExpress.XtraCharts.v21.1.dll

Declaration

public string FormatString { get; set; }

Property Value

Type Description
String

A String value that represents the format pattern.

Property Paths

You can access this nested property as listed below:

Remarks

When the DateTimeOptions.Format property is set to Custom, use the FormatString property, to specify a custom format for the date-time options (of axis labels, series point labels or the legend).

The following image demonstrates implementation of a quarterly formatting for the X-axis’ labels.

FormatString_Quarter

And, a monthly format is depicted below.

DateTimeFormat_Custom

Standard date-time format specifiers for composing various format patterns are described in the Date and Time Format Strings topics in MSDN.

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