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Loading Data in Charts

Once you set up a chart with static values, you will need to connect your data to bring the chart to life. There are several ways to load data into your charts with ZingChart.

Using External JSON Files

Learn how to remove your chart JSON from your web page and load it remotely. No more editing a web page just to edit a chart.
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CSV Data Sources

Turn your Excel file into a CSV and render it as an interactive chart. This lesson covers how to remotely load and render your CSV files with ZingChart.
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Querying a MySQL Database

This lesson covers how to turn your rich MySQL database information into interactive charts. Connect to your database and turn tables into charts with just a few lines of code.
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Real-Time Feeds

Overnight updates are a thing of the past. This tutorial covers the various ways you can connect a chart to a real-time data source.
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Using JavaScript Objects

Still putting your chart JSON in your render object? This tutorial will cover how to abstract your chart data from the render object.
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Using PHP and AJAX

Create dynamic charts that stand out from the crowd by passing data via URL variables. Learn how it is done with this demo-filled tutorial.
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Question about loading your specific data? Need help with one of these tutorials? We are always happy to assist. Email support@zingchart.com or start a chat with us here on this page to get a helping hand.