by Allen Wyatt
(last updated January 23, 2014)
Depending on the type of chart that you create in a spreadsheet, Sheets may include axis labels. These labels are used to specify values that are displayed in the chart. It is entirely possible that you may want to modify the appearance of the axis labels to better suit your needs. Follow these steps:
Figure 1. Modifying the axis labels.
You should note that the controls offered for the labels will differ, depending on the characteristics of your chart and which axis the labels are associated with. For instance, the horizontal axis labels may include a control that allows you to adjust the angle at which the labels appear. This type of control may not be available for the vertical axis labels.
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