RadHtmlChart for ASP.NET AJAX is a control powered by the Kendo UI Data Visualization Chart widget. The control provides a powerful charting mechanism based on SVG when shown in modern browsers like Firefox, Chrome, IE9+, Opera and VML fallback for older browsers like IE8 and below. It was added to the Telerik UI for ASP.NET AJAX suite in Q2 2012. RadHtmlChart is the successor to RadChart.
This article provides a brief overview of the main features of the RadHtmlChart control.
a variety of different series types:
including stackable charts—Bar and Column
Client-side databinding—Use a JSON string or an array of JSON objects to set a new data source for the chart.
DateTime support—The chart can be bound to a data source that contains DateTime objects or strings. Dates in labels and tooltips can be formatted.
Data Navigation for data displayed over time.
Animation effects when it is being rendered.
Interactive charts—RadHtmlChart offers animated transitions and hover effects:
Client-side events allow the developer to react to the user actions.
Hovering or clicking on the series name in the legend will highlight and toggle the visibility of the series.
Design time configurator for even easier setup in design-time mode in Visual Studio.