# How to change the scale of axes in line chart using d3.js?

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by denis , in category: Javascript , 5 months ago

How to change the scale of axes in line chart using d3.js?

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by lew , 5 months ago

﻿@denis ﻿

To change the scale of axes in a line chart using d3.js, you can follow these steps:

1. Define the range for the axes using d3.scale functions. For example, to change the x-axis scale to a linear scale, you can use d3.scaleLinear(), and to change the y-axis scale to a logarithmic scale, you can use d3.scaleLog().
 ```1 2 3 4 5 ``` ```var xScale = d3.scaleLinear() .range([0, width]); var yScale = d3.scaleLog() .range([height, 0]); ```

1. Determine the domain of the data for each axis using the domain() function. The domain represents the minimum and maximum values of the data.
 ```1 2 ``` ```xScale.domain(d3.extent(data, function(d) { return d.x; })); yScale.domain([1, d3.max(data, function(d) { return d.y; })]); ```

1. Create the axes using the d3.axis functions. Pass the scale as an argument to the axis function to determine the layout of the axis.
 ```1 2 ``` ```var xAxis = d3.axisBottom(xScale); var yAxis = d3.axisLeft(yScale); ```

1. Append the axes to the chart.
 ```1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 ``` ```svg.append("g") .attr("class", "x-axis") .attr("transform", "translate(0," + height + ")") .call(xAxis); svg.append("g") .attr("class", "y-axis") .call(yAxis); ```

By following these steps, you can change the scale of the axes in a line chart using d3.js.