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Version 6.x History
AnyChart version 6.2.0Released Dec 6, 2013
Double Click event support in HTML5 and Flash engine.
Rendering performance improvement for HTML5 engine in Internet Explorer 6.x, 7.x, 8.x.
Pie/Doughnut exploded settings bug fixed.
Scale minimum value calculation bug fixed.
AnyChart version 6.1.0Released Sep 20, 2013
Internet Explorer 6.x, 7.x, 8.x support added to HTML5 engine.
Texts rendering is improved in HTML5 engine.
Custom labels in Gauges no longer break rendering in HTML5 Engine.
Cone series in stacked mode with first zero value no longer breaks rendering in Flash Engine.
Axes border issues are solved in HTML5 Engine.
[%YPercentOfCategory], [%YSum], [%YMax], [%YMin], [%YPercentOfCategory] tokens are now correctly calculated in HTML5 engine.
Gauge tickmarks issues are solved in HTML5 Engine.
ChartUpdate actions with external chart data now correctly work in all browsers.
AnyChart version 6.0.12Released Apr 26, 2013
3D Plot is added to HTML5 Engine.
CSV Support is added to HTML5 Engine.
Stacked Bar and Area behavior with Missing Values is improved.
Stacked Bar behavior with Zero and Negative Values is improved.
Pie label incorrect positioning is fixed in HTML5 Engine.
Chart .remove() method now correctly works in IE9.
HTML5 Engine now treats empty text nodes correctly.
[%DataPlotYMin] and [%DataPlotYMax] tokens are now correctly calculated in HTML5 Engine.
- AFJ-271, AFJ-265
Custom legend Icon settings no longer breaks rendering in HTML5 Engine.
Empty data node in template is now correctly treated in HTML5 Engine.
Backgroundless Charts Size is now correctly calculated in HTML5 Engine.
Gauge Frame Gradient Issues are solved in HTML5 Engine.
Outside labels positioning is fixed in HTML5 Engine.
AnyChart version 6.0.11Released Nov 30, 2012
Flex component no longer throws an error when the legend is enabled in charts.
Maps are now displayed in Chrome with the Pepper Flash plugin.
Marker series is now properly animated.
Pie series opacity issues are fixed.
3D Scroll label issues are fixed.
Scroll API issues are fixed in Flex.
Image fill issues are fixed.
RangeBar tooltips are now always correctly positioned.
The center anchor works correctly when the scale is modified.
Median token calculation is now always correct.
Scroll problems in dashboards are now fixed.
The Flash tooltip problem in Indicator gauges is fixed.
Color Range in Gauge charts is now displayed properly when the scale is inverted.
The getInformation() method obfuscation problem with Gauge charts is fixed.
Axis Crossing attribute problems are fixed.
Bar/Line overlay problems are fixed.
The underline formatting issue in controls is fixed.
Trend Lines tokens autocalculated values issues are fixed.
Chart Background Gradient issues are fixed.
Labels settings template inheritance issues are fixed.
Dashboard layout problems are fixed.
The missing points style is now always applied correctly.
The funnels resizing problem is fixed.
The controls positioning problem is fixed.
RangeBar tooltips are now always positioned correctly.
Circular ranges in Circular gauges now display gradients correctly.
The center anchor works correctly when the scale is modified.
The legend is now properly placed when its width is set in percents.
The legend no longer overlaps XAxis labels when the chart size is small.
Spline series now always shows markers properly.
Controls are now always properly positioned in Gauges.
Bubble radius calculation is fixed.
Pie connectors now properly treat %Color color settings.
Text positioning in TreeMap charts is fixed.
The logarithmic axis labels display is fixed.
Crossing axis titles are fixed.
Spline series no longer throws an error when it has only one point.
Hovering no longer messes backgrounds.
The tooltip display problem is fixed in Firefox 16.0.2 and Opera 11.62.
Pie dataplot resize problems are fixed.
AnyChart version 6.0.10Released Jul 11, 2012
Circular Gauges Beta in HTML5 engine.
Flex component now provides getBase64PNG() and getBase64PDF() methods with optional width and height parameters.
Custom attributes are now correctly set via JSON.
Custom attributes are now correctly retrieved in point events.
Action arguments are now correctly passed in JSON.
maxChar and maxCharFinalChars are now supported.
Autocalculated datetime scale crash is fixed.
Heatmap lower case row/column name problem is fixed.
First stack elements are no longer hidden when Logarithmic scale is used with Stacked mode.
AnyChart version 6.0.9Released Jun 5, 2012
Blur effect is added in 3D Pie chart in HTML5 engine.
Dashed lines support is added to HTML5 engine.
Cone shape support is added to Bar series in HTML5 engine.
Hatch fills support is added to HTML5 engine.
- SUP-306, SUP-294
Flex/Flash: the problem with rendering failure upon the repeated setting of XML config is solved.
HTML5 engine no longer creates functions and variables in the global document namespace.
HTML5 engine: memory leak problem in TreeMaps and AxisBased charts is solved.
HTML5 engine: attention IE9 users — only the latest IE9 build is stable enough to work with AnyChart HTML5 engine.
- AFJ-106, AFJ-109
HTML5 engine: multiple axes markers display problems are solved.
HTML5 engine: [%AxisMax] and [%AxisMin] tokens are calculated properly now.
HTML5 engine: [%Column] and [%Row] tokens of HeatMap series are calculated properly now.
HTML5 engine: labels rotation problem (over 90°) is solved.
HTML5 engine: point border color problem is solved.
HTML5 engine: zero line display problem is solved.
HTML5 engine: html tags are not displayed and texts look better with render_as_html option now (HTML support will be available later).
HTML5 engine: interactivity settings can now be properly tuned for individual series and points.
HTML5 engine: the problem with Firefox and Chrome rendering failures is solved.
HTML5 engine: the problem with the wrong single point Pie charts display is solved.
HTML5 engine: gauge labels display problem is solved.
AnyChart version 6.0.8Released Feb 28, 2012
New feature: Y axes labels fixed width. Learn more about this feature at: Axes Labels Formatting: Y-Axis labels fixed width.
New feature: X axes labels fixed width with ability to wrap text. Learn more about this feature at: Axes Labels Formatting: X-Axis labels fixed width and text wrapping.
HTML5 engine now supports TreeMap plot.
HTML5 engine now supports "Aqua" styles for 2D Pie and 2D Doughnut chart types.
HTML5 engine now supports 3D Pie and 3D Doughnut chart types.
HTML5 engine now supports vertical and horizontal gauges.
HTML5 engine: hatch fill is now displayed correctly in Firefox.
HTML5 engine: selecting points now works correctly in Firefox.
HTML5 engine now interpolates Candlestick series correctly ("Unimplemented abstract method"error in Chrome is no longer shown).
HTML5 engine now parses <data_plot_background> node correctly.
HTML5 engine blurred gridlines, tickmarks and zero lines — now all these elements are crisp.
Flex component leaked memory when legend was enabled. This leak is removed.
Tooltips are now removed correctly on drilldown in Flex component.
HTML5 engine: dataplot background is now displayed fine in Firefox.
HTML5 engine: plot position is fixed in Firefox.
Stacked Area is now displayed correctly even when all elements are negative.
HTML5 engine now correctly calculates tooltip position in Firefox.
HTML5 engine now correctly renders radial gradient backgrounds.
Yet another (new one) printing of Flash in Firefox problem is fixed.
Flex component failure when deployed to Android or iOS devices is fixed.
AnyChart version 6.0.7Released Jan 13, 2012
Export as SVG. Using HTML5 version of the component you can obtain snapshot of a chart as base64 encoded string using new getSVG() external method.
"Always show zero" scale mode is now supported in HTML5 engine.
updateData() external method is now supported in HTML5 engine.
Flash and HTML5: Funnel charts were incorrectly displayed when all values are zeros.
Flash and HTML5: In HeatMap chart type missing values were recognized as zeros.
HTML5 Engine: Tooltip settings for a certain series were completely ignored by HTML5 engine.
HTML5 Engine: Existing chart graphics wasn't removed from a canvas after a secondary call of setXMLFile method.
HTML5 Engine: Single point Pie charts were displayed incorrectly.
HTML5 Engine: addPoint() and refresh() external methods worked incorrectly.
AnyChart version 6.0.6Released Nov 18, 2011
Date time scale is now supported in HTML5 engine.
HTML5 engine: multiplication of chart objects upon sequential set config methods call bug is fixed.
Flash engine: incorrect labels placement under certains sizes with scroll bar enabled bug is fixed.
AnyChart version 6.0.5Released Nov 14, 2011
New Scale Auto Calculation Mode: read more at Axes Scales: Scale Auto Calculation Modes.
New always_show_zero scale attribute: read more at Axes Scales: Always Show Zero in Auto Calculation Mode.
- AnyChart Flex Component
can now be used in Android applications.
- AnyChart Flash Integration
can now be used in iOs applications.
getInformation() method now returns gauges and pointers collection for Gauge charts.
- AnyChart() constructor
can now have up to three parameters, where the third parameter is a custom chart id.
Chart custom messages are now configured in a different way: properties are replaced with a messages object. Read more in Preloader tutorial.
getPNG() function now have two optional parameters: width and height. Read more in Save as Image tutorial.
Label controls are now supported in HTML5 engine.
Color swatch control is now supported in HTML5 engine.
Actions are now supported in HTML5 engine.
Templates are now supported in full in HTML5 engine.
apply_palettes_to attribute is now supported in full in HTML5 engine.
Radar and Polar problem with Flash Player 188.8.131.52 is fixed.
Dashboard label, marker and tooltip problems are fixed in HTML5 engine.
Repetetive config settings crash fixed in HTML5 engine.
Refresh methods crash is fixed in HTML5 engine.
Data node in templates is now correctly treated in HTML5 engine.
Legend with thresholds doesn't crash anymore in HTML5 engine.
Missing points erraneous console output is fixed in HTML5 engine.
Pie outside labels work correctly in HTML5 engine.
FLASH_PREFERED rendering option now works correctly.
AnyChart version 6.0.4Released Oct 6, 2011
Axes markers added to HTML5 engine.
HTML5 embedding improved.
AnyChart version 6.0.3Released Sep 28, 2011
Dashboards added to HTML5 engine.
Legend placement fix in HTML5 engine.
AnyChart version 6.0.2Released Sep 20, 2011
Thresholds feature is added to HTML5 engine.
Resizing issue in Safari for iOS is fixed in Chart Gallery.
Versioning issue is fixed in Flash engine.
setData method issue is fixed in Flash engine.
AnyChart version 6.0.1Released Sep 12, 2011
Funnel Chart type is added to HTML5 engine.
Custom attributes feature is added to HTML5 engine.
AnyChart version 6.0.0Released Sep 5, 2011
HTML5 SVG based engine introduction