Format date as MMM-YY in chart axis from full date

fparker61

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The pivot table has the format I want to go in the chart. All of the source data is a full date but they are all month end dates, 6/30/2020, 7/31/2020, etc. The date on the axis is cumbersome and needs to be shorter. I have tried setting the date format for the access in the chart and it doesn't do anything.

Thoughts?


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