ZoomCharts Documentation


Inheritance hierarchy

This type inherits from BaseSettings.

This type is implemented by FacetChartSettings and TimeChartSettings.


This type does not define any methods.


Inherited from: BaseSettings
Inherited from: BaseSettings

Chart area related settings.

assetsUrlBase: string
Inherited from: BaseSettings

The URL root where the ZoomCharts library and assets are located. For example, if the base.css file is available at 'http://server/css/zoomcharts/zc.css' then this value should be set to 'http://server/css/zoomcharts/'. Note that the library will try to determine its location automatically by searching the included script tags. So this property can be skipped if the assets folder is located next to 'zoomcharts.js' file on the server.

chartTypes: anonymous type

Default series settings for each series rendering type. Use this to configure all series of specific type to get line or column chart or combination of them.


Series type to show an opening and closing value on top of a total variance.

Series type to render values as vertical bars.

Series type to connect value points by lines.

container: string | HTMLElement
Inherited from: BaseSettings

Element of the page where the chart will be inserted. Any HTML element should work, for example you can use a <div>.

Any contents of the element will be cleared - this behavior can be used to specify a loading message as the initial content, for example <div>Chart is being initialized...</div>.

Note that a single element can host only one chart. If the same container is given to another chart, the previous chart will be automatically disposed.

Unless parentChart is specified, the value of the property is mandatory and can only be specified while creating the chart, not with updateSettings. The value can be either an ID of an existing element or a reference to a DOM element.

Inherited from: BaseSettings

Settings for displaying chart credits. Use it as a reference to additional data sources if necessery.

Chart including credits

Note that even if credits enabled on page load, it's possible to hide on exported images.

Inherited from: BaseSettings

Settings used to load data into chart. Customise preferred data source feeding methods. You can use one of these options: url, data function, preloaded data.

events: LinearChartSettingsEvents<BaseChartEventArguments, BaseChartEventArguments>
Inherited from: BaseSettings

The events used to handle user interaction with UI elements.

Info popup when hovering over columns or lines. Content returned in a form of html and is relevant to context of series hovered.

Inherited from: BaseSettings

A variety of interaction options that includes scrolling, zooming and swipe.

Inherited from: BaseSettings
Inherited from: BaseSettings

Localizeable strings including export type options and useful default buttons used for chart interaction. Buttons like to navigate back, set the chart on full screen and others.

parentChart: BaseApi
Inherited from: BaseSettings

The parent chart within which the new chart will be rendered. If this property is specified, container cannot be specified.

Use area.left, area.top, area.width and area.height settings to position the subchart within parent chart.

See also

Array of series in the chart. Each of the series can be different type, can use different data source and aggregation. Additionally, series can be clustered and stacked.

The default series used as the chart dominant data. Use settings.series array to specify actual series.

Defines stack settings to use in series. Each property is a stack name and value is stack settings. Values stack of each series on top of each other in the specified series order. Those, stacked bars help to visualize data that is a sum of parts, each of which is in a series.

The default style settings for series.

columnColors: Array<string>

The default colors applied to the series with type: "columns". The colors are applied in order to all series that do not specify an explicit style.

lineColors: Array<string>

The default colors applied to the series with type: "line". The colors are applied in order to all series that do not specify an explicit style.

Inherited from: BaseSettings

Theme to apply. You can either use this to share configuration objects between multiple charts or use one of the predefined themes.

Inherited from: BaseSettings

The chart's main title.

Inherited from: BaseSettings

Adjustable settings to manage default and custom toolbar items, as well as toolbar overall appearance.

Configures one or more value axis. If no axis are defined, valueAxisDefault settings are used to automatically create a single value axis.

The default settings inherited by all value axis.