DataLabel.ShowCategoryName Property (Word)

True to display the category name for the data labels on a chart. False to hide the category name. Read/write Boolean .

Syntax

expression. ShowCategoryName

expression A variable that represents a 'DataLabel' object.

Example

The following example shows the category name for the data labels of the first series on the first chart.

With ActiveDocument.InlineShapes(1) 
    If .HasChart Then 
        .Chart.SeriesCollection(1).DataLabels. _ 
            ShowCategoryName = True 
    End If 
End With

See also

DataLabel Object