Circular Guage - Pointer on rim of guage

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Posted 14 years ago by Jason Podwojski
Version: 10.1.0522
I need to put a pointer on the rim of the guage, like a trianle pointing to the center, can this be done and how?

Thanks in advance!

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Posted 14 years ago by Jason Podwojski
I've sorted it!

You simple need to use a CircularTickMarkCustom.
Posted 14 years ago by Actipro Software Support - Cleveland, OH, USA
Hi Jason,

Yeah, it depends on what you mean by pointer. In our Gauge product, a pointer is something that moves along the associated scale based on a specified value (e.g. a needle on a speedometer). Tick marks and labels are usually statically placed in a single location (e.g. at 55 mph).

If you just need a static tick mark, then what you found is correct. If you need a pointer that moves around you can use a CircularPointerMarker with MarkerType set to TriangleSharp. You can then move it away from the center point any distance by tweaking ScalePlacement and/or ScaleOffset.

Actipro Software Support

The latest build of this product (v24.1.2) was released 2 months ago, which was after the last post in this thread.

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