Tag name: <dvt:background>

Use the background tag to define the characteristics of the graph background.

Relationship with other tags

This component must be a child of one of the following components:

  • graph
  • areaGraph
  • barGraph
  • bubbleGraph
  • comboGraph
  • dualYBarGraph
  • dualYComboGraph
  • dualYLineGraph
  • funnelGraph
  • horizontalBarGraph
  • horizontalStackedBarGraph
  • pieGraph
  • paretoGraph
  • lineGraph
  • radarGraph
  • scatterGraph
  • stackedBarGraph
  • stockCandleGraph
  • stockGraph

The background tag can have the following child tag: specialEffects.


The following example shows the XML for a background tag.

      <dvt:background fillColor="#ffffff" fillTransparent="false"/> 


Name Type Supports EL? Description
id java.lang.String yes Specifies the identifier for the component
fillColor java.lang.String no Specifies the fill color of the graph background. Enter values in RGB hexadecimal. The example color="#000000" specifies black fill color. This color property takes 6 or 8 digit hex as input. When 8 digit hex is used, the first 2 digits represent transparency, otherwise the color is opaque.
fillTransparent boolean yes Indicates whether the background fill color should be transparent. Valid values are "true" and "false".