# Optional Parameters Unique to Pie and Doughnut Charts

Updated: 4/3/2020, 10:08:01 PM
Created: 4/3/2020, 10:08:01 PM
Last Updated By: Mike Street
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Created At: 9/26/2017 6:17:21 PM
Updated At: 11/20/2017 9:21:47 PM
Original Doc: optional-parameters-unique-to-pie-doughnut-charts
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# Generic Properties

shownames=”1/0”
Option to show/hide the data names displayed alongside the pie.
showValues=”1/0”
Options to show/hide the data values displayed along with the pies.
showPercentageValues=”1/0”
If you've opted to show the data value, this attribute controls whether to show percentage values or actual values. NOTE: The normal state is to show percentages. Use showPercentageValues='1' to show values instead.
showPercentageInLabel=”1/0”
If you've opted to show the data value, this attribute controls whether to show percentage values or actual values in the pie labels.
animation=”1/0”
Sets whether or not the animation is played or the entire chart is rendered at once. (Applies only to 2D Charts)

# Pie Properties

pieRadius=”Numeric Pixels”
The best fit pie radius for the chart is automatically calculated. If you want to enforce radius values, you can set it using this attribute.
pieSliceDepth=”Numeric Value”
Sets the 3D height (depth) of the pies on the chart (in pixels). (applies only to 3D Pie Charts)
pieYScale=”Numeric Value 30-100”
This value sets the skewness of the pie chart (vertical slant). (applies only to 3D Pie Charts)
pieBorderThickness=”Numeric Value”
Sets the border of each pie on the chart.
pieBorderAlpha=”0-100”
Sets the border transparency for all the pie borders.
pieFillAlpha=”0-100”
Sets the transparency for all the pies on the chart.

# Name/Value Display Distance Control (Applies to 2D Pie Charts Only)

slicingDistance=”Numeric Value”
Controls the distance between the sliced pie and the center of other pies.
nameTBDistance=”Numeric Value”
Sets the distance of the name/value text boxes from the pie edge.

# Pie Shadow Properties (Applies to 2D Pie Charts only)

showShadow=”1/0”
Option to show/hide shadow.
shadowColor=”Hex Code”
If you want to set your own shadow color, you’ll need to specify that color for this attribute.
shadowAlpha=”0-100”
Sets the transparency of the shadow.
shadowXShift=”Numeric Value”
Sets the x shift of the shadow pie from the actual pie. That is, if you want to show the shadow 3 pixels right from the actual pie, set this attribute to 3. Similarly, if you want the shadow to appear on the left of the actual pie, set it to -3.
shadowYShift=”Numeric Value”
Sets the y shift of the shadow pie from the actual pie. That is, if you want to show the shadow 3 pixel below the actual pie, set this attribute to 3. Similarly, if you want the shadow to appear above the actual pie, set it to -3.

# Name/Value Display Distance Control (Applies Only to 2D Doughnut Charts)

nameTBDistance=”Numeric Value”
Sets the distance of the name/value text boxes from the pie edge.

# Pie Shadow Properties (Applies only to 2D Doughnut Charts)

showShadow=”1/0”
Option to show/hide shadow.
shadowColor=”Hex Color”
If you want to set your own shadow color, you’ll need to specify that color for this attribute.