Map Polygon Properties Dialog Box, General

Select General on the Map Polygon Properties dialog box to change label and tooltip options for all dynamic or embedded polygons on a polygon layer. Color rules and width rules for polygons override these options.

To override options for a specific embedded polygon, use options on the Map Embedded Polygon Properties Dialog Box, General page.

For more information, see How to: Change Map Legends, Color Scale, and Associated Rules (Report Builder 3.0 and SSRS).


  • Label text
    Select the field from the map dataset to use for labels.

  • Visibility
    Select this option to show or hide labels. The default is Auto. Auto indicates that the report processor automatically determines whether to show the label based on display options for the layer.

  • Tooltip
    Type a label or expression for the tooltip to be displayed when the mouse is hovered over a polygon shape.