Series Label Properties Dialog Box, Fill

Select Fill on the Series Label Properties dialog box to define color and image options for this chart element.


Click the color button that you want to use as a color for the selected item. A larger example of the color is displayed in the Sample area. By default, White is selected. Click the Expression (fx) button to edit the expression.

No color

Select to make the border invisible.


Choose a color that is optimized for display in a Web browser.


Type an RGB color value. For example, #FF0000 is Red.

Select the source of the picture

Indicate where the picture is stored so that when the report is rendered, the report processor will know where to get the picture from. There are three options: Embedded in report, From a file or URL, and From a database.

Embedded in report

Choose this option when you want to embed the picture into the item.

From a file or URL

Choose this option to use a picture that is stored in a file on a report server or Web server.

From a database

Choose this option when you want to include a database field name that represents the pictures that you want to include in the selected item.

Use this picture

This option appears when you select the Embedded in report or From a file or URL option.

If you are embedding the picture, choose the picture that you want to add to the report from the drop-down list. Click Import to add the picture to the drop-down list.

If you select the From a file or URL option, type the URL of the picture. For a report published to a report server configured for native mode, use a full or relative path (for example, http://<servername>/images/image1.jpg). For a report published to a report server configured in SharePoint integrated mode, use a fully qualified URL (for example, http://<SharePointservername>/<site>/Documents/images/image1.jpg.


Add a picture to the Use this picture drop-down list.

Use this field

This option appears if you select the From a database option. Select the field name.

Use this MIME type

Choose the appropriate format of the pictures contained in the database (for example, .bmp, .jpeg, .gif, .png, or .x-png).