Change the font and size of text in a chart

  1. Click the chart text, or select the individual characters you want to format.

    To change the formatting for all of the text in the chart at the same time, click the blank area between the border of the chart and the plot area to select the chart area.

  2. On the Formatting toolbar, click a button for the format you want.

To make text

Click

A different font

The font you want in the Font box Font box

A different font size

The font size you want in the Font Size box Font Size button image

Bold

Bold Button image

Italic

Italic Button image

Underlined

Underline Button image

Note: To see other font options, such as color, superscript, and subscript, click the text you want to change. On the Format menu, click Font, and then select the options you want.

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