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DataLabels.Item Method (PowerPoint)

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


expression. Item( Index )

expression A variable that represents a DataLabels object.


NameRequired/OptionalData TypeDescription
IndexRequiredVariantThe index number for the object.

Return Value

A DataLabel object contained by the collection.


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

The following example sets the number format for the fifth data label in the first series for the first chart in the active document.

With ActiveDocument.InlineShapes(1)
    If .HasChart Then
        .Chart.SeriesCollection(1).DataLabels.Item(5). _
            NumberFormat = "0.000"
    End If
End With

See also


DataLabels Object

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