#### Plotting a datapoint on an existing Line chart

```Hi all. I have a line chart, for the sake of simplicity, lets say th
line chart depicts the garph of y = x. What I need to do now is displa
a particular point on this line, lets says (2,2). How can I add thi
point so that I lies on the line chart? Also, what I would like to d
is have a horizontal line connecting the point to the y-axis and
vertical line connecting to the x-axis. On top of that, the vertica
line from the x-axis will have the corresponding x value of the poin
(2) displayed and the vertical line will display the corresponding
value (also 2). The additional complexity is that this point, (2,2) i
not static, it can change to 1,1 or 3,3, or whatever. I need the line
to move with the point so that it also reflects the x and y values o
the point.

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> Hi all. I have a line chart, for the sake of simplicity, lets say the
> line chart depicts the garph of y = x. What I need to do now is display
> a particular point on this line, lets says (2,2). How can I add this
> point so that I lies on the line chart? Also, what I would like to do
> is have a horizontal line connecting the point to the y-axis and a
> vertical line connecting to the x-axis. On top of that, the vertical
> line from the x-axis will have the corresponding x value of the point
> (2) displayed and the vertical line will display the corresponding y
> value (also 2). The additional complexity is that this point, (2,2) is
> not static, it can change to 1,1 or 3,3, or whatever. I need the lines
> to move with the point so that it also reflects the x and y values of
> the point.
>
> I know this is hard to describe without a picture, but if you
>
>
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