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DataLabel.ShowLegendKey Property (PowerPoint)

office 365 dev account|Last Updated: 6/12/2017
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True if the data label legend key is visible. Read/write Boolean.


expression. ShowLegendKey

expression A variable that represents a DataLabel object.


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

The following example sets the data labels for series one of the first chart in the active document to show values and the legend key.

With ActiveDocument.InlineShapes(1)
    If .HasChart Then
        .Chart.SeriesCollection(1).DataLabels. _
            ShowLegendKey = True
        .Chart.SeriesCollection(1).DataLabels.Type = xlShowValue
    End If
End With

See also


DataLabel Object

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