Editing Charts

Excel charts let you illustrate your workbook data graphically to see trends. Learn how to edit charts in Excel in this free lesson.

Formatting the chart title

In addition to selecting the right title for your chart, you can use the Format Chart Title dialog box to apply several types of formatting, including:

  • Title color and pattern
  • Font, size and style
  • Title alignment

To format the chart title:

  • Select the chart title.
  • Click the format button format button on the Chart toolbar, or double-click the chart title.
  • Use the different tabs of the Format Chart Title dialog box to apply formatting to your title.
  • Click OK.

    chart title format dialog box