There are five different builtin ways you can show columns or bars with the Microsoft ASP.NET Chart Control, setting the DrawingStyle custom property to one of these constant values: Default, Cylinder, Emboss, LightToDark and Wedge.

Simple Charts

Here is how simple columns look like for each style, for 2D and 3D simple Column charts:

Complex Charts

We created at least one chart template, with many bar/column charts, for each specific drawing style. Here are some other 2D and 3D chart types using these styles:

Categories: Special Templates

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