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Axes.Item Method (PowerPoint)

office 365 dev account|Last Updated: 6/12/2017
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Returns a single Axis object from an Axes collection.


expression. Item( Type, AxisGroup )

expression A variable that represents an Axes object.


NameRequired/OptionalData TypeDescription
TypeRequiredXlAxisTypeThe axis type.
AxisGroupOptionalXlAxisGroupThe axis.


Note Although the following code applies to Microsoft Word, you can readily modify it to apply to PowerPoint.

The following example sets the title text for the category axis for the first chart in the active document.

With ActivePresentation.Slides(1).Shapes(1)

    If .HasChart Then

        With .Chart.Axes.Item(xlCategory)

            .HasTitle = True

            .AxisTitle.Caption = "1994"

        End With

    End If

End With

See also


Axes Object

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