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  • Last Updated : 08 Nov, 2021

jQWidgets is a JavaScript framework for making web-based applications for PC and mobile devices. It is a very powerful and optimized framework, platform-independent, and widely supported. jqxChart is a lightweight and powerful chart widget written 100% in javascript. It offers many advanced features and supports three different rendering technologies – SVG, HTML5 Canvas & VML.

The backgroundColor property is used to set or return the backgroundColor property. i.e. this property is used to set or return the background color. It accepts string type value and its default value is white.

Syntax:

Set the backgroundColor property:

$('Selector').jqxChart({ backgroundColor : string });

 

Return the backgroundColor property:

var backgroundColor = 
    $('Selector').jqxChart('backgroundColor');

Linked Files: Download jQWidgets from the given link. In the HTML file, locate the script files in the downloaded folder.

<link rel=”stylesheet” href=”jqwidgets/styles/jqx.base.css” type=”text/css” />
<script type=”text/javascript” src=”scripts/jquery-1.11.1.min.js”></script>
<script type=”text/javascript” src=”jqwidgets/jqxcore.js”></script>
<script type=”text/javascript” src=”jqwidgets/jqxchart.core.js”></script>
<script type=”text/javascript” src=”jqwidgets/jqxdraw.js”></script>
<script type=”text/javascript” src=”jqwidgets/jqxdata.js”></script>

Example: The below example illustrates the jqxChart backgroundColor property in jQWidgets:

HTML




<!DOCTYPE html>
<html lang="en">
  
<head>
    <link rel="stylesheet" href=
    "jqwidgets/styles/jqx.base.css" type="text/css" />
    <script type="text/javascript" 
        src="scripts/jquery-1.11.1.min.js"></script>
    <script type="text/javascript" 
        src="jqwidgets/jqxcore.js"></script>
    <script type="text/javascript" 
        src="jqwidgets/jqxchart.core.js"></script>
    <script type="text/javascript" 
        src="jqwidgets/jqxdraw.js"></script>
    <script type="text/javascript" 
        src="jqwidgets/jqxdata.js"></script>
</head>
  
<body>
    <center>
        <h1 style="color: green">
            GeeksforGeeks
        </h1>
        <h3>jQWidgets jqxChart backgroundColor property</h3>
  
        <div id='chartContainer' 
            style="width:600px; height: 400px">
        </div>
    </center>
  
    <script type="text/javascript">
        $(document).ready(function () {
            var json = [
                { Day: 'Monday', A: 3, B: 1, C: 2, D: 1 },
                { Day: 'Tuesday', A: 3, B: 1, C: 2, D: 1 },
                { Day: 'Wednesday', A: 3, B: 1, C: 2, D: 1 },
                { Day: 'Thursday', A: 3, B: 1, C: 2, D: 1 },
                { Day: 'Friday', A: 3, B: 1, C: 2, D: 1 },
                { Day: 'Saturday', A: 3, B: 1, C: 2, D: 1 },
                { Day: 'Sunday', A: 3, B: 1, C: 2, D: 1 }
            ];
  
            var obj = {
                title: "Coding Score",
                description: "Coding Questions Solved Daily",
                source: json,
                backgroundColor: 'black',
                categoryAxis: {
                    dataField: 'Day',
                    showGridLines: true
                },
                seriesGroups: [{
                    type: 'column',
                    columnsGapPercent: 30,
                    seriesGapPercent: 0,
                    valueAxis: {
                        minValue: 0,
                        maxValue: 10,
                        unitInterval: 10,
                        description: 'Questions Solved'
                    },
                    series: [
                        { dataField: 'A', displayText: 'A' },
                        { dataField: 'B', displayText: 'B' },
                        { dataField: 'C', displayText: 'C' },
                        { dataField: 'D', displayText: 'D' }
                    ]
                }]
            };
            $('#chartContainer').jqxChart(obj);
        });
    </script>
</body>
  
</html>


Output:

Reference: https://www.jqwidgets.com/jquery-widgets-documentation/documentation/jqxchart/jquery-chart-api.htm?search=


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