Series.LeaderLines Property

Excel Developer Reference

Returns a LeaderLines object that represents the leader lines for the series. Read-only.



expression   A variable that represents a Series object.


This property applies only to pie charts.


This example adds data labels and blue leader lines to series one on the pie chart. If no leader lines are visible this example code will fail. In this situation, you can manually drag one of the data labels away from the pie chart to make a leader line show up.

Visual Basic for Applications
  With Worksheets(1).ChartObjects(1).Chart.SeriesCollection(1)
    .HasDataLabels = True
    .DataLabels.Position = xlLabelPositionBestFit
    .HasLeaderLines = True
    .LeaderLines.Border.ColorIndex = 5
End With

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