Lessen the space above the plotted area

Posted on 2011-10-04
Last Modified: 2012-05-12
Above the plotted area is the Title of the graph.
I can drag the title closer to the plotted area but the area above the plotted area remains the same.
I am looking to build a dashboard type page (wihtout the use of the camera tool), so I want to minimize the area above the plotted area without minimizing the size of the chart.

Question by:easycapital
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    Accepted Solution


    you can re-size the Plot Area. Select the plot area and drag the sizing handles. See screenshot.

    cheers, teylyn

    Author Comment

    Hello Teylyn,
    Are you able to eliminate completely the white area above te grid lines - where the title of the chart lays.
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    Assisted Solution

    No, you can't go up all the way. There will always be a small space left. You can further reduce that space if you don't have any Y Axis labels. See image

    Author Closing Comment

    Thank Teylyn.
    I kept resizing the chart itself and then everything resized proportionally, but the trick as you mention is to resize only the plotted section.

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