Chart love

Just noticed that Microsoft have released a free Chart control for ASP .NET and Winforms. Totally cool.

Read more about it at Scott Gurthries blog.

Here is a small screen shot to wet your appetite


This is a nice thing of Microsoft to do, this is very very cool indeed.



  1. Looks like a very feature rich charting API – although I am not a fan of the current trend in 3D translucent charts on gradient backgrounds with drop-shadows. They are not the easiest of charts to actually read!

    On another note – this is going to be quite a blow for the numerous small third-party charting library vendors.

    Colin E.


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