Chart Card
Charts are a great tool to visually summarize a large amount of data and are the main recommendation when creating Dashboards that aim to directly show a specific analysis context.
Chart Cards can be used to create different types of visualisations, depending on the objective being pursued. To create a chart card, you start with a selection of data fields (as with all other data cards) and the "Visualization" tab is where you select the type of chart.
Currently the types of charts available are:
    Line chart
    Area Chart
    Vertical bar chart
    Horizontal bar chart
    Stacked vertical bar chart
    Stacked horizontal bar chart
    Mixed graph of lines and vertical bars
    Doughnut chart (donut)
    Pie chart
    Radar chart
Each type of chart includes additional blocks and settings available. For example, vertical bar charts include the "Dimension" block (associated with the horizontal axis), the "Metrics" block (associated with the vertical axis) and optionally the "Break by" block to distribute the value of a metric among the different values of a dimension.
Setting up a Chart card in Biuwer
There are many options to set up a chart, and some of them are particular to each type of chart:
    Show legend and in which position (up, right, down or left)
    Show pop-up description (tooltip)
    Label data values on the chart and in what format
    X-axis configuration
    Y-axis configuration
X-axis configuration on a Chart card
Y-axis configuration on a Chart card
As with other cards, each field has its own configuration, in which you can specify details such as:
    Field labels
    Sort of values
    Formats of values
    Colours and styles
Metric-type field configuration on a Chart card
Options and results that can be achieved in terms of charts, are very broad and open to specific needs or to the imagination of the user.
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