JS API Reference

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These pages outline the chart configuration options, and the methods and properties of Highcharts objects.

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drilldown.animation

Set the animation for all drilldown animations. Animation of a drilldown occurs when drilling between a column point and a column series, or a pie slice and a full pie series. Drilldown can still be used between series and points of different types, but animation will not occur.

The animation can either be set as a boolean or a configuration object. If true, it will use the 'swing' jQuery easing and a duration of 500 ms. If used as a configuration object, the following properties are supported:

  • duration: The duration of the animation in milliseconds.

  • easing: A string reference to an easing function set on the Math object. See the easing demo.