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Oracle APEX 4.2 Reporting by Vishal Pathak

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Creating HTML charts

Before we move on to the more fancy Flash charts, let's first check out the other charting options in APEX.

HTML charts are faster than Flash charts because of the simplicity of the architecture. HTML charts are a combination of images, HTML, CSS, and JavaScript which produce a chart. Let's see how it's done.

Creating a bar chart using APEX's HTML chart functionality

While this subcategory falls under the broad category of charts which use HTML, JavaScript, CSS, and images; this subcategory of HTML charts is relatively simple because APEX does most of the work for us.

Creating an APEX HTML chart

Create a new region, select Chart as the type of region and then select HTML5 Chart in the Chart Rendering dropdown. Enter the query for ...

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