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EmptyChartText Class

Contains options of the text which is to be displayed at runtime when a chart has no data to display.

Namespace: DevExpress.XtraCharts

Assembly: DevExpress.XtraCharts.v19.1.dll


public class EmptyChartText :

The following members accept/return EmptyChartText objects:

Library Related API Members
WinForms Controls ChartControl.EmptyChartText
ASP.NET Controls and MVC Extensions ChartControlSettings.EmptyChartText
Reporting XRChart.EmptyChartText


An object of the EmptyChartText type can be accessed via the ChartControl.EmptyChartText (WebChartControl.EmptyChartText) property.


This example demonstrates how to provide a text for a chart, which it should display at runtime, when there’s no data to be represented by the chart.

EmptyChartText myText = chartControl1.EmptyChartText;
myText.Antialiasing = true;
myText.Text = "There are no visible series to represent in the chart.";
myText.TextColor = Color.Beige;
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