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Hello everybody.

I need a function that will produce a graph from a 2D array.

I believe that i am doing pretty well with simple scripts but when i must create a GUI window i suck, therefore i ask

for your help.

I would really appreciate any help provided.

Coding can be fun when you do it your own.

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You may want to look at this topic.

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Public_Domain.png.2d871819fcb9957cf44f4514551a2935.png Any of my own code posted anywhere on the forum is available for use by others without any restriction of any kind

Open spoiler to see my UDFs:


ArrayMultiColSort ---- Sort arrays on multiple columns
ChooseFileFolder ---- Single and multiple selections from specified path treeview listing
Date_Time_Convert -- Easily convert date/time formats, including the language used
ExtMsgBox --------- A highly customisable replacement for MsgBox
GUIExtender -------- Extend and retract multiple sections within a GUI
GUIFrame ---------- Subdivide GUIs into many adjustable frames
GUIListViewEx ------- Insert, delete, move, drag, sort, edit and colour ListView items
GUITreeViewEx ------ Check/clear parent and child checkboxes in a TreeView
Marquee ----------- Scrolling tickertape GUIs
NoFocusLines ------- Remove the dotted focus lines from buttons, sliders, radios and checkboxes
Notify ------------- Small notifications on the edge of the display
Scrollbars ----------Automatically sized scrollbars with a single command
StringSize ---------- Automatically size controls to fit text
Toast -------------- Small GUIs which pop out of the notification area


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I would like to apologise if i caused you any disconvinience.

I have allready checked this UDF but i couldn't understand how to import my data so that the graph will be created.

Thanks for your time.

Coding can be fun when you do it your own.

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Simple example.

#Include <GDIPlus.au3>
#Include <GUIConstantsEx.au3>
#Include <Math.au3>
#Include <WinAPI.au3>

Opt('MustDeclareVars', 1)

Dim $aPoints[300][2]

For $i = 0 To UBound($aPoints) - 1
    $aPoints[$i][0] = ($i - 150) / 1.7
    $aPoints[$i][1] = 20 * Sin($aPoints[$i][0] / 20) * Sin($aPoints[$i][0] / 2)


Func _ViewGraph($aPoints)

    Local $hForm, $Pic, $hPic
    Local $Scale, $Xi, $Yi, $Xp, $Yp, $XOffset, $YOffset, $Xmin = $aPoints[0][0], $Ymin = $aPoints[0][1], $Xmax = $Xmin, $Ymax = $Ymin
    Local $hBitmap, $hObj, $hGraphic, $hImage, $hBrush, $hPen

    For $i = 1 To UBound($aPoints) - 1
        If $aPoints[$i][0] < $Xmin Then
            $Xmin = $aPoints[$i][0]
            If $aPoints[$i][0] > $Xmax Then
                $Xmax = $aPoints[$i][0]
        If $aPoints[$i][1] < $Ymin Then
            $Ymin = $aPoints[$i][1]
            If $aPoints[$i][1] > $Ymax Then
                $Ymax = $aPoints[$i][1]

    $Scale = 600 / _Max($Xmax - $Xmin, $Ymax - $Ymin)
    $XOffset = Floor(($Xmin + $Xmax) * $Scale / 2)
    $YOffset = Floor(($Ymin + $Ymax) * $Scale / 2)

    $hBitmap = _WinAPI_CreateBitmap(601, 601, 1, 32)
    $hImage = _GDIPlus_BitmapCreateFromHBITMAP($hBitmap)
    $hGraphic = _GDIPlus_ImageGetGraphicsContext($hImage)
    $hBrush = _GDIPlus_BrushCreateSolid(0xFFFFFFFF)
    $hPen = _GDIPlus_PenCreate(0xFFFF0000)
    _GDIPlus_GraphicsFillRect($hGraphic, 0, 0, 601, 601, $hBrush)
    _GDIPlus_GraphicsSetSmoothingMode($hGraphic, 2)
    If Abs($XOffset) <= 300 Then
        _GDIPlus_GraphicsDrawLine($hGraphic, 300 - $XOffset, 0, 300 - $XOffset, 601, $hPen)
    If Abs($YOffset) <= 300 Then
        _GDIPlus_GraphicsDrawLine($hGraphic, 0, 300 + $YOffset, 601, 300 + $YOffset, $hPen)
    $hPen = _GDIPlus_PenCreate(0xFF000000)
    For $i = 0 To UBound($aPoints) - 1
        $Xi = 300 - $XOffset + $Scale * $aPoints[$i][0]
        $Yi = 300 + $YOffset - $Scale * $aPoints[$i][1]
        If $i Then
            _GDIPlus_GraphicsDrawLine($hGraphic, $Xp, $Yp, $Xi, $Yi, $hPen)
        $Xp = $Xi
        $Yp = $Yi
    $hBitmap = _GDIPlus_BitmapCreateHBITMAPFromBitmap($hImage)

    $hForm = GUICreate('My Graph', 601, 601)
    $Pic = GUICtrlCreatePic('', 0, 0, 601, 601)
    $hPic = GUICtrlGetHandle(-1)

    _WinAPI_DeleteObject(_SendMessage($hPic, 0x0172, 0, $hBitmap))
    $hObj = _SendMessage($hPic, 0x0173)
    If $hObj <> $hBitmap Then

    GUISetState(@SW_SHOW, $hForm)

    Until GUIGetMsg() = -3


EndFunc   ;==>_ViewGraph
Edited by Yashied
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