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Legend Members

Represents the legend in a chart. Each chart can have only one legend.

The Legend type exposes the following members.

  NameDescription
Public method Clear Clears the entire object.
Public method Delete Deletes the object.
Public method LegendEntries Returns a LegendEntries object that represents the legend entries for the legend.
Public method Select Selects the object.
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  NameDescription
Public property Application When used without an object qualifier, this property returns an _Application object that represents the Microsoft Word application. When used with an object qualifier, this property returns an Application object that represents the creator of the specified object (you can use this property with an OLE Automation object to return the application of that object). Read-only.
Public property AutoScaleFont True if the text in the object changes font size when the object size changes. The default value is True.
Public property Border Returns a Border object that represents the border of the object.
Public property Creator Returns a 32-bit integer that indicates the application in which the specified object was created. Read-only Integer.
Public property Fill Returns a FillFormat object for a specified shape or a ChartFillFormat object for a specified chart that contains fill formatting properties for the shape or chart.
Public property Font Returns a Font object that represents the font of the specified object.
Public property Format Returns the line, fill, and effect formatting for the object. Read-only ChartFormat.
Public property Height Returns or sets a Double value that represents the height, in points, of the object.
Public property IncludeInLayout Set to True if a legend will occupy the chart layout space when a chart layout is being determined. The default value is True. Read/write Boolean.
Public property Interior Returns an Interior object that represents the interior of the specified object.
Public property Left Returns a Double value that represents the distance, in points, from the left edge of the object to the left edge of the chart area.
Public property Name Returns a String value that represents the name of the object.
Public property Parent Returns the parent for the specified object. Read-only Object.
Public property Position Returns or sets a XlLegendPosition value that represents the position of the legend on the chart.
Public property Shadow Returns or sets a Boolean value that determines if the object has a shadow.
Public property Top Returns or sets a Double value that represents the distance, in points, from the top edge of the object to the top of row 1 (on a worksheet) or the top of the chart area (on a chart).
Public property Width Returns or sets a Double value that represents the width, in points, of the object.
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