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Changing Font Size on a Chart

Steve Dyke
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I am using JFreeCharts and tring to change the font size that is used to display bar values.

I am stuck on the line of code showing "WHAT GOES HERE?".

Ulf Dittmer
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According to the org.jfree.chart.renderer.AbstractRenderer, a java.awt.Font object - which can be constructed with a font name, a font style (like bold, italic, underline etc.) and a font size.


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Steve Dyke
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Ulf Dittmer wrote:According to the org.jfree.chart.renderer.AbstractRenderer, a java.awt.Font object - which can be constructed with a font name, a font style (like bold, italic, underline etc.) and a font size.


Still having trouble getting syntax right. Can you help with the correct way to construct the Font?

Ulf Dittmer
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I'm not familiar with Font.getFont, but the parameters look about right. I'd use a constructor instead: new Font("TimesRoman", Font.PLAIN, 8)

You can call Font.getAllFonts to get a list of all fonts and their correct spellings.
 
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