Add XYScatter Chart to PDF in C# (.NET Core)

XYScatter Chart can be added to PDF using the Chart and XYScatterSeries of DynamicPDF Generator.

How to add XYScatter Chart to PDF in C#

Below are the steps and sample code to add an XYScatter Chart to PDF document using the Generator product.

Steps for adding XYScatter Chart to a PDF Document

  1. Create a Document object.
  2. Create a Page object and add it to the Document.
  3. Create a Chart object by specifying the parameters.
  4. Create a PlotArea object and associate with Chart.
  5. Create a Title object and associate with Chart.
  6. Create a XYScatterSeries object and assign to values.
  7. Add Series to PlotArea.
  8. Add Title to X and Y axis.
  9. Add Chart to the Page.
  10. Save the PDF document.

Sample Code - C#

Document document = new Document();
Page page = new Page();
document.Pages.Add(page);

Chart chart = new Chart(0, 0, 450, 200);
PlotArea plotArea = chart.PrimaryPlotArea;

Title tTitle = new Title("Player Height and Weight");
chart.HeaderTitles.Add(tTitle);

XYScatterSeries xyScatterSeries1 = new XYScatterSeries("Team A");
xyScatterSeries1.Values.Add(112, 110);
xyScatterSeries1.Values.Add(125, 120);
xyScatterSeries1.Values.Add(138, 136);
xyScatterSeries1.Values.Add(150, 146);
xyScatterSeries1.Values.Add(172, 164);
XYScatterSeries xyScatterSeries2 = new XYScatterSeries("Team B");
xyScatterSeries2.Values.Add(110, 108);
xyScatterSeries2.Values.Add(128, 124);
xyScatterSeries2.Values.Add(140, 140);
xyScatterSeries2.Values.Add(155, 150);
xyScatterSeries2.Values.Add(170, 160);

plotArea.Series.Add(xyScatterSeries1);
plotArea.Series.Add(xyScatterSeries2);           

Title title1 = new Title("Height (Inches)");
Title title2 = new Title("Weight (Pounds)");
xyScatterSeries1.YAxis.Titles.Add(title1);
xyScatterSeries1.XAxis.Titles.Add(title2);

page.Elements.Add(chart);
document.Draw(@"C:\Output.pdf");        

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