Skip to main content

XYDiagramPaneBase.Shadow Property

Gets the diagram pane’s shadow settings.

Namespace: DevExpress.XtraCharts

Assembly: DevExpress.XtraCharts.v23.2.dll

NuGet Package: DevExpress.Charts


public Shadow Shadow { get; }

Property Value

Type Description

A Shadow object which provides the settings used to paint the diagram pane’s shadow.


Use the Shadow property to specify the shadow’s color, size and visibility.

The following image demonstrates how the Shadow property works.


For more information, refer to Panes.


This example demonstrates the possibilities of customizing a chart diagram‘s panes‘ appearance at runtime.

XYDiagramPane myPane = new XYDiagramPane("The Pane's Name");

myPane.BackColor = Color.Aqua;
myPane.FillStyle.FillMode = FillMode.Empty;

myPane.BorderVisible = true;
myPane.BorderColor = Color.Blue;

myPane.Shadow.Visible = true;
myPane.Shadow.Color = Color.LightGray;
myPane.Shadow.Size = 2;
See Also