ChartDirector 6.1 (Java Edition)


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Welcome to ChartDirector

ChartDirector is a powerful chart component for creating professional looking charts for web and windows applications. Key features include:

Programming Languages

ChartDirector is available in the following programming languages and component technologies.

Supported Platforms

ChartDirector for Java and ColdFusion are written in pure Java and is platform independent. ChartDirector for ASP/COM/VB and .NET are supported on Windows. ChartDirector for PHP, Perl, Python, Ruby and C++ are supported on Windows, Linux, FreeBSD, Mac OS X and Solaris.