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How do I edit the legend text in a LibreOffice Spreadsheet?

asked 2018-01-29 15:42:50 +0100

Carsten4711 gravatar image

Hi

How do I edit the legend text in a LibreOffice Spreadsheet? Now it is the column names.

Thanks

br Carsten

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answered 2018-01-29 18:15:59 +0100

Ratslinger gravatar image

Hello,

Your question leaves one guessing. It seems you are asking about Legends in a Chart and not Spreadsheet (as charts may be in Writer, Base, etc.). If not, please clarify.

Legends in a spreadsheet chart can come from any cell. Typically you would use a row or column for these. Here is starting sample with no legends and a data range of B1:D5

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Double clicking the chart, then right click & selecting Data Ranges... gets:

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and checking row and column & changing data range will produce:

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You can also change a specific items legend:

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Location goes in Range for Name.

For much more info on this please see LO docs (found here) - Chapter 3.

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Hi

Thanks a lot! It was precise what I was looking for.

br Carsten

Carsten4711 gravatar imageCarsten4711 ( 2018-02-01 15:01:25 +0100 )edit

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Ratslinger gravatar imageRatslinger ( 2018-02-01 15:31:30 +0100 )edit
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