Ask a Jedi: Another Chart Question

Woohoo! I love these chart questions. I guess I’m a chart geek. Randy asks:

Is there a way for the bottom labels on a cfchart to show vertically on the graph instead of horizontal.

I bet folks know what I'm going to say. Once again, the built in chart editor comes in handy. This one was pretty simple - I just changed the XAxis/Style/Label/Orientation setting to Vertical. I grabbed the XML and edited it like so:

<frameChart> <xAxis> <labelStyle orientation="Vertical"/> </xAxis> </frameChart>

Passing this to my chart resulted in the following:

And for comparison's sake, here is horizontal:

You also have options for Slanted and Parallel. Parallel looked mostly like Horizontal, but here is an example of Slanted:

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