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As the title says: How does one add an axis label in Microsoft Office Excel 2010?

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up vote 11 down vote accepted

With the chart selected the ribbon changes with 'Chart Tools' highlighted select the Layout tab and it's in the 'labels' group.


Chart Tools > Layout > Labels > Axis Titles >

Primary Horizontal Axis Title > Title Below Axis


Primary Vertical Axis Title > Vertical Title

Where the title axis options are in Excel

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Thanks. And for Excel 2008? – Eddy Pronk Sep 12 '11 at 7:15
not sure, should be similar, it used to live in the properties dialog of the chart prior to the ribbon over-haul, don't have a mac handy with office 08 on it to check. – Nick Josevski Sep 12 '11 at 7:17

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