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      How to: Create a Basic Chart
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How to: Display the Chart Title

After you create a chart, you can display its title (a text header that explains the purpose of a chart). The chart title is always displayed at the top of the chart.

To add the chart title, utilize the ChartObject.Title property, which provides access to the ChartTitle object. This object defines the main chart title and inherits basic title settings from the ChartTitleOptions and ChartText interfaces, which contain members used to display the title and specify its contents. Set the ChartTitleOptions.Visible property to true to add the title, and then do one of the following.

You can also format the chart title by changing its font attributes. For information on how to change the format options of chart elements, refer to the How to: Format Chart Elements example.

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A complete sample project is available in the DevExpress Code Examples database at http://www.devexpress.com/example=E5222.

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