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Learning Highcharts by Joe Kuan

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Chapter 8. Highcharts Events

In the last chapter we learned about the Highcharts API. In this chapter we will go through Highcharts events handling. We will start the chapter by introducing the set of events that are supported by Highcharts. Then we will build two web applications to cover most of the events; each one explores a different set of events. Although the applications are far from perfect and there is plenty of room for improvement, the sole purpose is to aim at demonstrating how Highcharts events work. In this chapter we will cover the following:

  • Launching an Ajax query with a chart load event
  • Activating the user interface with a chart redraw event
  • Selecting and unselecting a data point with point select and unselect event
  • Zooming the ...

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