XY (Scatter) Line Chart Portlet

Select an XY line chart to display data points without connecting lines.

Figure 3-13. Set up Display Options for XY (scatter) line chart portlets

Table 3-9. Set up Display Options field descriptions for XY (scatter) line chart

Field Name (*Required)

Description

Chart Title

Specify a name for the chart.

Type any alphanumeric string (up to 200 characters in length).

Chart Subtype

Select XY (Scatter) to set up display options for this portlet.

*X-Axis Source

Select the source column for the x-axis.

Choices are limited to those columns available in your portlet data source.

X-Axis Scale

Select a scale for the x-axis.

Choices include ordinal (an ordered sequence or ranking) and numeric.

X-Axis Label

Specify a label for the x-axis.

Type any alphanumeric string (up to 200 characters in length).

*Y-Axis Source

Select the numeric source column for the y-axis.

Choices are limited to those columns available in your portlet data source.

Y-Axis Label

Specify a label for the y-axis.

Type any alphanumeric string (up to 200 characters in length).

*Series Source

Select the source column for each series.

Choices are limited to those columns available in your portlet data source.

Series Label

Specify a label for the legend.

Type any alphanumeric string (up to 200 characters in length).

Color Source

Select the source for the color.

See Selecting Portlet Colors for details.

Tooltip Source

Select the source column for the tooltip to be displayed when the cursor hovers over an item.

Choices are limited to those columns available in your portlet data source.

Hyperlink Options

Specify whether the column can be linked to another page or portlet, or updates the other portlets on this page.

Choices include:

  • No Hyperlink. Links to other pages are not allowed.

  • Hyperlink Source. Link to the selected column.

  • Drilldown to Portlet. Drill down to the selected portlet. See Defining a Drill-down Page for details.

  • Portlet Event. Update the portlets on this page. See Defining a Portlet Event for details.