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The following line of code

series2.IsValueShownAsLabel = true;      

shows the data values for series2 above the line (default setting I guess).

70_____________________________________________________________     <-- above the line


Question: How can I make the value position on the line or below the line as shown below:

70-----------------------------------------------------------------------          <-- on the line
______________________________________________________________         <-- below the line
70

Thank you.
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Question by:Mike Eghtebas
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by:Robert Schutt
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You use CustomProperties on series or point for that, for example:
series2.IsValueShownAsLabel = true;
series2.CustomProperties = "LabelStyle=Center";
series2.Points[0].CustomProperties = "LabelStyle=Bottom";

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Description of LabelStyle:  / http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/dd489245(v=vs.110).aspx 
All custom properties (note that not all are available for column chart): http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/dd456764(v=vs.110).aspx 
Other ways to set custom properties: http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/dd456700(v=vs.110).aspx?cs-save-lang=1&cs-lang=csharp#code-snippet-1
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I see in your other new question that you were already close to a solution but using BarLabelStyle, which is for use in a bar chart.
Also, it's important to note that SmartLabelStyle must be disabled so for example:
                chart.Series["Default2"].SmartLabelStyle.Enabled = false;
                chart.Series["Default2"]["LabelStyle"] = "Center";  // This will change Label Position
                chart.Series["Default2"].LabelAngle = 90;    // This will rotate Data Label

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So that second line is one of the alternative ways to set a Custom Property, maybe a bit nicer than what I did in my initial post on this question.
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by:Mike Eghtebas
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Thank you very much as always.

Mike
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