Using MapChart with Google Maps API

Type demo

This short demo shows how our own MapChart can be overlaid over Google Maps using JavaScript Maps API, complete with total syncing of zoom and pan.

Manipulating chart data

Type tutorial

Each chart type in amCharts family has a specific requirement for structure its data should come in. Mostly it comes in a form of an array of objects. However sometimes you don’t have control over format of source data. This tutorial will explore how we can pre-process data to reshape it into an amCharts-suitable form. […]

Custom external legend

Type demo

This demo shows how we can use some custom code executed on chart load to build completely custom but interactive HTML-based legend for our chart.

Clickable chart thumbnails

Type demo

This demo shows how we can use a custom function to defer chart instantiation and replace them with a thumbnail, which once clicked would be automatically replaced with a real chart.

Generating static charts

Type tutorial

Some dashboards require charts in them to be fully interactive. Some don’t. Sometimes we wish to churn out charts to the screen as as quick as possible, and with as little memory footprint as possible. This tutorial will walk through the process of generating static SVG for charts using a single chart template. Dynamic vs. […]

Trigger a replay of the chart initial animations

Type demo

Most of the elements on a chart – e.g. series or chart itself – have appear() method. Calling it will re-play whatever animation was played when the chart was first loaded, for example series morphing into place. This demo showcases this functionality.

Triggering map polygon tooltip via API

Type demo

This demo shows how we can programatically trigger display of the rollover tooltip on a MapChart by setting respective polygon’s isHover property.

Animated rotation of the globe via API

Type demo

This demo shows how we can animate rotation of a globe (MapChart with an Orthographic projection) by creating an animation for its deltaLongitude and deltaLatitude properties.