Specifying format properties

This category includes the following properties:

  • Font. The legend font.
  • Color. The legend text color.
  • Border. The legend area border type.
  • Border color. The legend area border color.
  • Transparent background. Shows whether the legend area has a transparent background.
  • Background color. The legend area background color.
  • Ruler. Shows whether a ruler is displayed in the legend area.
  • Legend items. To customize the legend items, click Settings.


Fig. 285. Legend item customization dialog box

  • Data series. The data series linked to a legend item. To add a series, click the Add button on the toolbar, select a layer, and then select a series.
  • Picture. The legend item picture.
  • Sample text. The legend item text.
  • Sample font. The legend item text font.
  • Sample color. The legend item text color.
  • Caption text. The description text.

If a legend element is linked to a data series and the legend item text is not specified, the data series text is displayed instead.

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