Custom Elements

A Custom Element allows you to add any control to a gauge linear scale.

The following image shows a linear gauge with a State Indicator control inside it. The state indicator control is used as a custom element.

LinearGauge_CustomElement

A custom element is defined by an instance of the ScaleCustomElement class, which should be added to the ScaleCustomElementCollection returned by the Scale.CustomElements property.

The table below lists the main properties affecting element behavior and appearance.

Characteristics Members
Visibility ScaleCustomElement.Visible
Data ScaleCustomElement.Content,ScaleCustomElement.ContentTemplate
Layout ScaleCustomElement.ZIndex