This section explains how to customize the chart series appearance using the properties panel. You can add multiple series to the chart and the available series will be listed in the
Choose Series drop-down.
In the below snap, the chart has single series.
So, only one series is listed in the drop-down,
If the chart has multiple series as below,
Now, both series will be listed in the properties panel.
To customize the series appearance choose the required series name in the drop-down. Then click on the edit icon.
Now, the respective series properties will be displayed in secondary panel.
Supported chart types will be listed in the
Chart Type property dropdown. You can switch a series to required chart type based on your data presentation.
For example, the chart has two series. Both series are of column chart type.
Let’s choose first series and change chart type as
Now, you can see respective series is changed to line type in chart surface.
Refer Chart switcher section, to customize each series using the properties panel.
Series border properties can be used to customize the chart series border in the design.
In the below design, border color, width and style properties are applied to the chart series.
Series Color property can be used to customize the series colors in the chart area. If the chart has multiple series, you can differentiate the series using this property.
Now, the selected color will be applied to the respective series in the chart design.
Smart labels manage overlapping of labels even when a large number of labels are placed in close vicinity. To set/reset data label properties, refer Enable Smart Label property.
To apply smart label properties, enable
Data Labelfor chart data region.
You can configure Hyperlink, Bookmark or a Report path in the chart series to create an interactive report. Refer Linking section to set or reset link property for chart series.
Data markers are used to provide information about the data point to the user. You can add a shape and label to adorn each data point. To set/reset marker properties, refer Marker property section.
Data label can be added to a chart series by using the
Show Data Label property. The labels appear at the top of the data point, by default. To set/reset data label properties, refer Data Label property section.
Tooltip property can be used to display informative text or value, when the user hovers over the respective series in report preview. To set tooltip for chart series using properties panel refer Tooltip section.
This property can be used to set the values for chart series custom properties. To assign values for series custom properties using properties panel refer Custom Properties section.
A Legend Text property can be used to customize the legend text of each series in the chart.
You can customize text for all legends on your report by navigating to the series properties.