Tag name: <dvt:bottomLabel>

Use the bottomLabel tag to specify the text and location of a bottom label, if any, for the gauge. Note: The lowerLabelFrame tag controls the background and border of the bottom label.

Relationship with other tags

The bottomLabel tag is a child tag of the gauge tag.
The bottomLabel tag has the following child tag: gaugeFont


The following example shows the XML for a bottomLabel tag.

         <dvt:gaugeFont name="Tahoma" size="11" color="#3C3C3C" bold="true" italic="false"/>


Name Type Supports EL? Description
id java.lang.String no Specifies the identifier for the component
position java.lang.String yes

Specifies the location of a bottom label, if any, for a gauge. Valid values are:

  • LP_NONE - No bottom label for the gauge.
  • LP_BELOW_GAUGE - (Default) Displays the bottom label below the gauge. Note: If the position of both the bottom label and the metric label are set to LP_BELOW_GAUGE, then both labels are displayed below the gauge. However, the bottom label is displayed above the metric label.
  • LP_INSIDE_GAUGE - Displays the bottom label inside the gauge. Note: Top, bottom, and metric labels are horizontally centered across a gauge. When these labels are positioned inside a gauge, they are also centered vertically within the gauge plot area.
text java.lang.String yes Specifies the text for the bottomLabel.