[vtkusers] vtkBarChartActor and fonts

Jeff Baumes jeff.baumes at kitware.com
Thu Mar 26 09:46:55 EDT 2009

If you have access to Qt, GUISupport\Qt\vtkQtBarChartView may be a
better choice. It can display the contents of a vtkTable.


On Wed, Mar 25, 2009 at 12:42 PM, Aytekin Vargun <varguna at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hello,
> I am using vtkBarChartActor to display a histogram in one of my
> applications. I have a couple of questions about this:
> - The font on the y-axis of the barchart is too large.
> - The title of the barchart is almost unreadable since the font is too
> small.
> - Similarly the intervals shown on x-axis are printed with with small fonts.
> - Right next to the bar chart, the bins on the x-axis are displayed again. I
> want to display frequencies instead there. Is this possible?
> In general, How can I play with fonts? Should I use vtkTextProperty or any
> other suggestions?
> Thanks a lot.
> Aytekin
> --
> My web page: http://www.cs.rpi.edu/~vargua
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Jeff Baumes, Ph.D.
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