Adding and editing data labels


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Adding and editing data labels

In certain charts, for example the stacked column chart that we are viewing here, it might be important to see the actual values of each segment of the columns that we are looking at here. This green they we're seeing for August, now the data is nearby, we could certainly figure this out. But would it be valuable to see the numbers right here? What we are talking about is a feature called data labels. And you might want to add data labels for each point within a line or column or bar or each sector in a pie chart even. You can do this for an entire series.

We could do this for all the green bars. We could do this for all of the bars here, the greens, the reds, and the blues. I think that would be a little crowded here. Or we can do this for selected points here and there. So it all depends upon your needs and whether we are talking about bar, columns. It works on nearly all the different chart types within Excel. So let's try these data labels here and without selecting any particu...

Adding and editing data labels
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Adding and editing data labels provides you with in-depth training on Business. Taught by Dennis Taylor as part of the Excel 2007: Charts in Depth

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Business
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Excel
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