ChartDirector 6.0 (ASP/COM/VB Edition)

Pyramids/Cones/Funnels


In this section, we will discuss how to create pyramid/cone/funnel charts using ChartDirector through a number of examples.

TitleDescription
Simple Pyramid ChartDemonstrates the basic steps in creating pyramid charts.
3D Pyramid ChartExtends the Simple Pyramid Chart example by viewing the pyramid in 3D, using custom colors, inserting gaps between pyramid layers, and adding labels to both the center and the right side of the pyramid layers.
Rotated Pyramid ChartDemonstrates a semi-transparent pyramid viewed at elevation and rotation angles. Also demonstrates adding a legend box to the pyramid chart.
Cone ChartDemonstrates using PyramidChart.setConeSize to specify using a cone instead of a pyramid to represent the data.
Funnel ChartDemonstrates using PyramidChart.setFunnelSize to specify using a funnel instead of a pyramid to represent the data.
Pyramid ElevationDemonstrates viewing the pyramid at different elevation angles, configured with PyramidChart.setViewAngle.
Pyramid RotationDemonstrates viewing the pyramid at different rotation angles, configured with PyramidChart.setViewAngle.
Pyramid GapDemonstrates the effects of different pyramid layer gap sizes, configured with PyramidChart.setLayerGap.