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Setting the location of the legend on the chart


Let’s have a look at the following chart:

An Excel chart with the legend on the right hand side

At the right hand side of the chart, you can find the legend which gives you information about the meaning of the chart’s colors: Blue means Math, and red means English.

You can change the legend’s location on the chart by following these steps:
1. Select the chart by clicking it.
2. Choose the “Layout” tab on the ribbon.
3. Click the “Legend” button. A menu will appear:

The legend location menu

4. Choose the legend location from the different options appearing on the menu.

You can also hide the legend by choosing the first option on the menu (“None”).