ChartFont.ColorIndex property (Word)

Returns or sets the color of the font. Read/write Variant.



expression A variable that represents a 'ChartFont' object.


The color is specified as an index value into the current color palette, or as one of the following XlColorIndex constants:

  • xlColorIndexAutomatic

  • xlColorIndexNone


The following example changes the font color in the title of the first chart in the active document to red.

With ActiveDocument.InlineShapes(1) 
 If .HasChart Then 
 With .Chart.Title 
 ' Set the color to red. 
 .Font.ColorIndex = 3 
 End If 
 End With 
 End If 
End With

See also

ChartFont Object

Support and feedback

Have questions or feedback about Office VBA or this documentation? Please see Office VBA support and feedback for guidance about the ways you can receive support and provide feedback.