Draw Gauge Report Item

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You can follow these steps to add a Gauge to the Report Designer.

  1. Click Gauge in the Insert Tab and drag it to the Report designer.

  2. To add data fields to the Gauge, drag a data field from the Report Data to the radial gauge panel.

  3. Right click the Gauge and select the Gauge Properties.

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  4. In the Gauge Properties dialog, select the following.

    • General - To set the gauge frame thickness, name, tooltip, type and fill options.

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  5. Click Ok.Then the values are updated in the gauge.

  6. To change the scale properties of Gauge,Right click on gauge and navigate to the Scale Properties > RadialScale1 or Click on View Report Item Properties.

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  7. In the Scale Properties wizard, select any of the following.

    • General - To change minimum value, maximum value, radius, start angle, and sweep angle of the scale.

    • Data - To Set the DataSet Name, Data fields and Scale Pointers.

    • Label - To set the placement of the label, label distance from the scale, font size, font color, and font angle of the labels.

    • MajorTick - To set length, width, shape, color, and placement of the major ticks.

    • MinorTick - To set length, width, shape, color, and placement of the minor ticks.

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  8. Click OK.Then the values are updated in the scale.

  9. To change the range properties of the Gauge,Right click the gauge and navigate to the Range Properties > RadialRange1.

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  10. In the Range Properties wizard, select any of the following

    • General - To change the start range, end range, start width, end width, placement, background color and distance from scale.

    • Border - To set the border width and border color of the gauge range.

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  11. Click OK.Then the values are updated in the Range.

  12. To change the pointer properties of the Gauge,Right click the gauge and navigate to the Pointer Properties > RadialPointer0.

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    • General - To change the Pointer length, Pointer Width, Pointer type, Needle type, Marker placement, Marker style, Cap radius and Cap color.

    • Fill - To change the Pointer color, Border width and color.

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  13. Click Ok.Then the values are updated in the Pointer.

  14. To delete Range,Right click on the gauge and select Delete Range.

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  15. To delete Pointer,Right click on the gauge and select Delete Pointer.

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  16. To delete Gauge,Right click on the gauge and select Delete Gauge or Select Delete.

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  17. To delete Scale,Right click on the gauge and select Delete Scale.

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  18. To Add Scale,Right click on the gauge and select Add Scale.

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  19. To Add Pointer,Right click on the gauge and select Add Pointer > RadialScale1.

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  20. To Add Range,Right click on the gauge and select Add Range > RadialScale1.

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