# Optional Parameters Unique to Pie and Doughnut Charts

Updated: 7/3/2020, 10:40:39 AM
Created: 7/3/2020, 10:40:39 AM
Last Updated By: Mike Street
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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.