Pre-hiding pie chart slices

Type tutorial

This short tutorial will show how to pre-hide individual slices of a pie chart, in this case ones that have zero value. Hiding a slice To a hide a slice on a pie series (or any other percent series for that matter), we need to call the hide() method of its data item. For example, […]

Toggle pie slice pullout via legend

Type demo

Normally, when you click an item in PieChart’s legend, relative slice is hidden or revealed. This quick tutorial will show you how to make the slice activate/deactivate (pull out/in) instead.

Sum label inside a donut chart

Type tutorial

This tutorial will show how we can easily add some labels inside a donut chart to display complementing information, such as sum of values for all the slices. Adding a label Most of the elements in amCharts 5 is a Container, meaning it can contain other elements. Chart itself is a container. Series is a […]

One pulled slice per pie series

Type tutorial

Normally, when you click/tap a slice on a Pie chart, it would pull out a little. You can have multiple slices pulled out that way. This tutorial will show how you can set up Pie chart in order to allow only one slice to be pulled at any given time. Task We want the slice […]

Handling pie chart labels that don’t fit

Type tutorial

In some cases we will come across chart setups that will have their slice labels cut off, especially on smaller charts. This tutorial will look at few ways to handle those situations. The problem Pie chart does not factor in width of slice labels when sizing the pie itself. This means that on some smaller […]