Tag name: <dvt:topLabel>

Use the topLabel tag to specify the text and location of a top label, if any, for the gauge. Note: The upperLabelFrame tag controls the background and border of the top label.

Relationship with other tags

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


The following example shows the XML for a topLabel 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 top label, if any, for a gauge. Valid values are:
  • LP_NONE - No top label for the gauge.
  • LP_ABOVE_GAUGE - (Default) Displays top label above the gauge.
  • LP_INSIDE_GAUGE - Displays top 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 Text for the topLabel.