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Version 1.2.1 Released

Posted: Mon May 07, 2012 9:13 pm
by BvG
Hi everyone

Version 1.2.1 is a quick fix for some licensing troubles that emerged for new buyers. There are no other bug fixes or feature changes, so there's no need for existing customers to upgrade.

download chartsengine

All information below this line pertains to version 1.2, but most of it is still valid for 1.2.1, so if you're new to ChartsEngine, make sure to read it.
I know I took my sweet time with this one, but it's finally here:

download chartsengine

Note that previously chartsengine would always set the cursor to watch, whenever you'd issue "chartsRefresh". This has been removed, because people wanted to have more control over the cursor themselves. To get the old behaviour, you'd need to do something like this (untested, but you get the idea):

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lock cursor
set the cursor to watch
send chartsRefresh to group "example"
unlock cursor

Excerpt from the Release notes:

It is now possible to use "Scatter" and "BarsGroupedHorizontal" style charts (See example stack and documentation).

Bugs fixed: 6,14,16,20,30,37,38,39
  • Curser does not anymore get changed when chartsrefresh is called (if you want a cursor change, do it yourself)
  • Charts["pointsStyle"] can now be a list (only for scatter graph), many types added ("hollow" && existing_styles, "cross", "x")
  • LC 5.5 compatibility was ensured (reserved word "padding")
  • Line graphs where somehow drawn double
  • MaxY & MinY now works with barsgrouped (barsstacked still a problem)
  • Problem with very large datasets being scewed for line graphs was fixed
  • Values for bar style charts where wrongly placed
  • removed the ability to use gridX to show or hide x values description for bar style graphs (never worked properly)

Re: Version 1.2.1 Released

Posted: Wed Feb 25, 2015 8:31 am
by steveuba
Hello bjoernke,

do you still support ChartsEngine?, i have been trying to purchase via LC store but the link appears to be broken and does not work. Also can you please confirm if this is downloadabe from your website as i do not see it listed on there.

Thank you,


Re: Version 1.2.1 Released

Posted: Wed Feb 25, 2015 8:52 am
by Simon
Hi Stephen,
After clicking on the link remove the "s" from https://
There was a change that RunRev did and not all the developers have updated their sites.


Re: Version 1.2.1 Released

Posted: Fri Feb 27, 2015 12:43 pm
by BvG
I am really sorry. Sadly, there is nothing I can do to fix this, because the Store pseudo-admin interface doesn't allow me to enter https or link to my server properly (It's not on my part to fix). and RunRev hasn't done anything for more then 1 year about this. Note that all the images are also broken, which in turn they neglected to fix for more then 5 years.

If you think that is a sorry state of quality and customer support, feel free to let them know at Be warned tho, as I and others did try this repeatedly without result, I fear it won't help.

Meanwhile, the only way to work around is to edit the link url to http, deleting the 's' from https.

Sorry again
Björnke von Gierke

Re: Version 1.2.1 Released

Posted: Fri Feb 27, 2015 5:58 pm
by jacque
RR are rewriting the entire store interface. Read the meeting transcripts, BvG. ;-)

Re: Version 1.2.1 Released

Posted: Sat Feb 28, 2015 12:57 pm
by BvG
jacque wrote:RR are rewriting the entire store interface. Read the meeting transcripts, BvG. ;-)
This is broken for more then 6 months now, and RR is always working on things that then never happen, like the community platform that is supposedly is going to happen since more then 10 years now. Meanwhile the store is broken.