#### Implementing a Label with certain data in Chart

```Dear All !

I have a data set plotted in Excel.

Is there any way to show automatically the minimum, maximum and median value
of this data set on the chart? (In a form of label or anything similar)
Minimum and maximum values are already part of data set.
Median value is a calculated value and is in another cell(not part of data
set).

Thank You in advance

```
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9/6/2005 1:56:02 AM
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```I'd probably do this in a manner similar to what Jon Peltier shows here for
the Vertical Category Axis.

http://www.peltiertech.com/Excel/Charts/Y_CategoryAxis.html

You could then create a custom format for each "Label" so that it displays
Minimum, Maximum or Median in the label.

"Tim" <Tim@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
> Dear All !
>
> I have a data set plotted in Excel.
>
> Is there any way to show automatically the minimum, maximum and median
> value
> of this data set on the chart? (In a form of label or anything similar)
> Minimum and maximum values are already part of data set.
> Median value is a calculated value and is in another cell(not part of data
> set).
>
> Thank You in advance
>

```
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9/6/2005 2:06:58 AM
```Option 1: Put the min., max., and median in some column.  Add
appropriate labels in an adjacent column.  Add the 1st column as a new
series.  Use XY Chartlabeler (www.appspro.com) or Chart Tools (www.j-
walk.com) to add the label column to the 2nd series.

Option 2: Add the median value as a new point in the same series.  Put
appropriate labels for all data points in some column.  Actually there
would be only 3 cells with labels; the other cells would be empty.  Use
XY Chartlabeler or Chart Tools to do the needful.

--
Regards,

Tushar Mehta
www.tushar-mehta.com
Excel, PowerPoint, and VBA add-ins, tutorials
Custom MS Office productivity solutions

Tim@discussions.microsoft.com says...
> Dear All !
>
> I have a data set plotted in Excel.
>
> Is there any way to show automatically the minimum, maximum and median value
> of this data set on the chart? (In a form of label or anything similar)
> Minimum and maximum values are already part of data set.
> Median value is a calculated value and is in another cell(not part of data
> set).
>
> Thank You in advance
>
>
```
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9/6/2005 1:57:05 PM
```Couple suggestions:

Run chart with mean and std dev (use min/max/median instead)
http://peltiertech.com/Excel/Charts/RunChtLines.html

Special min/max formatting
http://peltiertech.com/Excel/Charts/FormatMinMax.html

- Jon
-------
Jon Peltier, Microsoft Excel MVP
Peltier Technical Services
Tutorials and Custom Solutions
http://PeltierTech.com/
_______

Tim wrote:

> Dear All !
>
> I have a data set plotted in Excel.
>
> Is there any way to show automatically the minimum, maximum and median value
> of this data set on the chart? (In a form of label or anything similar)
> Minimum and maximum values are already part of data set.
> Median value is a calculated value and is in another cell(not part of data
> set).
>
> Thank You in advance
>
```
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9/13/2005 11:55:12 AM

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