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DateTime Axis Quickstart
ScottPlot.Plot myPlot = new(); // begin with an array of DateTime values DateTime dates = Generate.DateTime.Days(100); // convert DateTime to OLE Automation (OADate) format double xs = dates.Select(x => x.ToOADate()).ToArray(); double ys = Generate.RandomWalk(xs.Length); myPlot.Add.Scatter(xs, ys); // tell the plot to display dates on the bottom axis myPlot.Axes.DateTimeTicks(Edge.Bottom); myPlot.SavePng("datetime-axis-quickstart.png");