Editing Charts

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

Changing data series names or legend text

Data series names and legend text are changed similar to how chart values are changed in a worksheet.

To change the data series names or legend text on the worksheet:

  • Click the cell that contains the data series name or legend you want to change.

    Relation of Data Series and Legend to Source Data
  • Type the new name.
  • Press Enter to add the new name to the chart.