too many x axis values

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veloopity
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antibot: No, of course not.

too many x axis values

Post by veloopity » Thu Jul 11, 2019 8:26 am

My line charts can have hundreds of values on the x axis. Labels need to be displayed for the x axis but if ALL of them are displayed, the result is undecipherable. Can x axis labels be skipped programmatically?

John Matthews
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Re: too many x axis values

Post by John Matthews » Fri Jul 12, 2019 4:38 am

Given a CategoryAxis, try setTickLabelsVisible or setCategoryLabelPositions with the desired position; alternatively, consider a SlidingCategoryDataset.

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