How to display values above columns in XY Chart?

Can I display values above the column bars in an XY chart? Specifically, I’m showing daily water usage and I want to have the cost of the water per day on top of each of the daily bars:

Doesn’t seem possible in 8.1.1-STABLE although it’s definitely possible in amcharts.
Maybe we can get AmGraph() method exposed? Specifically, .labelText and .labelPosition

This link is a user asking for values inside the bars because it’s currently at the top.

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It’d be super nice if we could code this stuff ourselves like you could in Vision by drilling down to the base components… Instead of requiring IA to expose every single method/property for us to be able to make use of it :thinking:

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This is a fundamental requirement of a front-end/back-end architecture that is trying to keep the front-end secure. And uses different languages on the two ends. You are tilting at a windmill, here.

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I know you want what you want, but how about simply adding a second Y axis of cost in dollars and drawing a line graph of the cost data across it?

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That was my fallback plan :slight_smile:

Sometimes it just makes sense to go with the flow and avoid the headaches by taking the path of least resistance :grin:

Any update for this. Adding another y axis is costly for memory and loading specially for large dataset

Thanks Peter

I don’t really know how to quote on here.

did you able to present text above or inside the bar? i didn’t able to added below props to XY Chart

graph.labelText = '[[value]]'; // this will insert values in labels
graph.labelPosition = 'inside'; // and with this we put our label inside bar

Tamerplc has a question above

I also need to ask now though, how do I change the font using the technique that Peter suggested

I added a line
I set the stroke opacity 0
I enabled the bullets, set render for label
set text on the label for {valueY}
I adjusted the position with dx and dy by 10 and 10

but my text is large
So I think I want smaller text, and maybe if possible, also round the value

so when I put
text : {valueY}
maybe that is a spot I can put some css to change the font?

Or maybe since I use 8.1.0, there is a way to set this bullet value, not sure how to reference it, but maybe from background I can do it

Then I need to know what the reference is for that text I think

I am not good with css language, but also, I don’t know how a person knows the name to call a setting from the property editor

Literally just select the text you want to quote and a context menu will show with a quote option

Hello @nminchin

Were you finally able to do this?

I just literally want to show the values of each bar column above it:

I have seen this, but I do not know where to find/place it.

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graph.labelText = ‘[[value]]’; // this will insert values in labels
graph.labelPosition = ‘inside’; // and with this we put our label inside bar

"

Can do it this way.

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