Cell text on chart

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pgc01

MrExcel MVP
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Hi

Try this

- Select the chart
- in the formula bar write =
- with the mouse click on the cell
- press enter

You should see a label on the chart linked to the value of the cell.

Hope this helps
PGC
 

Oaktree

MrExcel MVP
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Jun 20, 2002
Messages
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Office Version
  1. 365
At a footnote to PGC's suggestion above, note that you can only reference a single cell in the formula. Any sort of calculation or manipulation would have to be done in the referenced cell (as opposed to the formula bar of the label/text box).
 

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