The Visual Studio 2010 provides us with a Chart control we can use for creating more than 30 different types of charts. We can easily add is to our web page. The Chart control is available within the toolbox data category.

The data can be easily added into the *.aspx document. The following video clip shows that possibility.

We can alternatively initialize our chart through the code. The natural place for placing such code will be the Page_Load method. The following video clip shows that possibility.

The possibility to bind the Chart control with a data source exists as well. More possibilities are covered in my ASP.NET course. You can find the community version available for free personal and academic usage at

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