Legend Properties

Represents a chart's legend.
Name Description
AlignmentHorizontal Gets or sets the legend's horizontal alignment within the chart control.
AlignmentVertical Gets or sets the legend's vertical alignment within the chart control.
Antialiasing Obsolete. Gets or sets whether antialising is applied to the legend's contents.
BackColor Gets or sets the legend's background color.
BackImage Gets the background image settings.
Border Gets the legend's border settings.
CrosshairContentOffset The offset between default legend item's content and the Crosshair Cursor's legend content.
CustomItems Returns the custom legend item collection.
Direction Gets or sets the direction in which the names of the series are displayed within the legend.
DockTarget Specifies the element (chart or pane) to which the legend is docked.
DockTargetName For internal use. Supports serialization of the Legend.DockTarget property.
EnableAntialiasing Gets or sets a value indicating whether antialiasing is enabled for the chart legend.
EquallySpacedItems Gets or sets a value indicating whether the legend items are arranged in left-aligned columns.
FillStyle Gets the legend's background fill style.
Font Gets or sets the font used to display the legend's contents.
HorizontalIndent Specifies the horizontal indent between legend items.
IsDisposed Gets a value indicating whether the control has been disposed of.
(Inherited from ChartElement)
ItemVisibilityMode Gets or sets the mode used to display custom and automatically generated items.
Margins Specifies the indent between the legend's edge and other chart elements (e.g. diagram and chart titles), in pixels.
MarkerMode Gets or sets the appearance of the chart legend markers.
MarkerOffset Gets or sets the offset between a marker and check box, when both are displayed in the legend.
MarkerSize Gets or sets the marker's height and width.
MarkerVisible Specifies whether the legend markers are visible.
MaxCrosshairContentHeight Gets or sets the maximum height for the Crosshair's content in the legend.
MaxCrosshairContentWidth Gets or sets the maximum width for the Crosshair's content in the legend.
MaxHorizontalPercentage Gets or sets the legend's maximum possible width (in percents).
MaxVerticalPercentage Gets or sets the legend's maximum possible height (in percents).
Name Gets or sets the name of the chart element.
(Inherited from ChartElementNamed)
Padding Specifies the internal space between the legend's content and its edge, in pixels.
Shadow Gets the legend's shadow settings.
SpacingHorizontal Obsolete. Gets or sets the horizontal spacing between the legend's elements.
SpacingVertical Obsolete. Gets or sets the vertical spacing between the legend's elements.
Tag Gets or sets the object that contains data related to the chart element.
(Inherited from ChartElement)
TextColor Gets or sets the legend's text color.
TextOffset Specifies the indent between legend markers and their text.
TextVisible Specifies whether the legend items' text is visible.
Title Returns the legend title settings.
UseCheckBoxes Specifies a value which determines whether to use checkboxes instead of markers on a chart legend for all legend items.
VerticalIndent Specifies the vertical indent between legend items.
Visibility Specifies whether to show the legend on a chart.
Visible Obsolete. Specifies whether the legend is visible.
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