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This object is used to draw solid or transparent text on to the chart.

To place text on the chart, select the Text object from the Chart Objects Pane and drop it on to an open chart.  An entry field will immediately be placed where the object was dropped.  Begin typing text here.


There are appearance aspects of this object that can be changed in the Properties Pane.

Color  Changes the color of the object.

Smoothing Mode  Sets the drawing type of this object.  Default draws a normal line.  Anti-alias draws a smoother line at the expense of drawing performance.

Width  Not applicable to this object.

Transparency  The level of transparency given to the text.  Valid numbers are 0-255, where 0 is invisible or completely transparent and 255 indicates no transparency.

Text Color  Changes the color of the text.

Label Text  The literal text for this text object.

Label Font  Font used to draw the text for this text object.

See Also

Using Chart Objects

Chart Objects Pane

Chart Objects List