These IronPython scripts below show how to modify any of the Pie Chart visualization settings found on the Appearance tab of the Pie Chart Properties dialog box in the Spotfire user interface.

In each of the scripts below, it is assumed that the MyVis variable references the targeted visualization. See here for more information about referencing visualizations.

Change Pie Chart Appearance Tab Options:

This IronPython script shows how to change the following, in order from top to bottom in the user interface:

  1. Sort sectors by size
  2. Use separate color for marked items
from Spotfire.Dxp.Application.Visuals import *

myVis = myVis.As[Visualization]()

# 1. Sort sectors by size
myVis.VisualAttributes.SortSectorsBySize = True

# 2. Use separate color for marked items
myVis.UseSeparateColorForMarkedItems = True

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