By Scott Mitchell Introduction A picture is worth a 1,000 words... This adage rings especially true when it comes to reporting.
In this article (Part 2) the MS Chart control will be bound to the SqlDataSource created in Part 1. Introduction In this article (Part 2) the MS Chart control will be bound to the SqlDataSource created in Part 1 . The chart can be bound to the data at design time without writing any code. Also, the MS Chart’s methods and properties will be used to format the chart as well as rendering a 2D chart in 3D. As this is a continuation of Part 1, it is recommended that readers review Part 1 published previously on this site.
Microsoft recently released a cool new ASP.NET server control - <asp:chart /> - that can be used for free with ASP.NET 3.5 to enable rich browser-based charting scenarios: Download the free Microsoft Chart Controls Download the VS 2008 Tool Support for the Chart Controls Download the Microsoft Chart Controls Samples Download the Microsoft Chart Controls Documentation