Legend.Visibility Property

Specifies whether to show the legend on a chart.

Namespace: DevExpress.XtraCharts

Assembly: DevExpress.XtraCharts.v21.1.dll


public DefaultBoolean Visibility { get; set; }

Property Value

Type Description

Default - the legend visibility is defined according to the adaptive layout algoritm when the chart is resized; True - the legend is visible; False - the legend is hidden. The default is DefaultBoolean.Default.

Available values:

Name Description

Corresponds to a Boolean value of true.


Corresponds to a Boolean value of false.


The default behavior determined by the control’s logic.


Use the Visibility property to show or hide the legend within a chart area.

For more information, refer to Legends.


The Default returned value of the Visibility property is in affect when the adaptive layout feature is enabled. So, ensure the ChartControl.AutoLayout property is set to true.

The adaptive layout feature is used to maintain a better chart appearance and layout when the chart becomes smaller.

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