Gauge Types

There are three main types of DevExpress gauges: analog, digital and state indicator gauges. Analog gauges include circular and linear gauges. This topic briefly describes each gauge type.

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Circular Gauges

Circular gauges have a circular, semi-circular or any round scale. They are appropriate for creating speedometers, tachometers, stopwatches, clocks, etc.

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See Circular Gauges to learn more.

Linear Gauges

These are horizontally or vertically oriented bars with scales, appropriate for creating thermometers and progress displays:

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See Linear Gauges to learn more.

Digital Gauges

These gauges display text or numbers like LEDS do. Numbers can be painted using a 7 or 14 segment display style, and text can be painted using the 14 segment display style:

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See Digital Gauges to learn more.

State Indicators

State indicators can be used to imitate static devices or simple indicators that have a fixed set of states.

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See State Indicator Gauges to learn more.