Click the Data
downward pointing arrow on the right side of the Dataset name box atop
the Data tab, display and select the ProductData dataset, as
shown in Illustration 17.
Illustration 17: Select the ProductData Dataset ...
Click the Add...
button to the right of the Values list box, found immediately underneath
the Dataset name selector we populated above.
The values in a Value series determine the size
of the slice in the pie. Multiple Value series appear as
separate slices. Settings for the x- and y-axis are ignored for Pie charts,
as we shall see. If we have multiple Category or Series groups,
the group labels are displayed in the chart legend.
Chart Value dialog appears, defaulted to the Values tab.
following into the Series label box, atop the Values tab:
Click the function
(fx) button to the right of the Value box, depicted within
a circle in Illustration 18.
Illustration 18: Click the Function Button for the Value Box ...
Click the Fields
(ProductData) option in the bottom left corner pane of the Expression
values of the ProductData dataset appear within the pane at the bottom
right of the Expression Editor.
to place this selection into the main pane atop the Expression Editor.
Editor appears, with our input, as shown in Illustration 19.
Illustration 19: The Expression Editor with Our Input ...
Click OK to
accept our input and to dismiss the Expression Editor.
returned to the Edit Chart Value dialog, which appears with our input as
depicted in Illustration 20.
Illustration 20: The Edit Chart Value Dialog, with Our Input...
Click the Appearance
tab on the Edit Chart Value dialog.
Click the Series
Style... button in the lower left corner of the Appearance tab.
tabbed Style Properties dialog appears again, just as it did
for the Chart Area Style... and Plot Area Style... buttons we
examined earlier. We see the same Border and Line and Fill tabs,
which we will leave at default at this point.
to dismiss the Style Properties dialog, and to return to the Appearance
tab of the Edit Chart Value dialog.
Click the Point
Labels tab on the Edit Chart Value dialog.
check box to the immediate left of Show point labels atop the Point
Labels tab, to place a check mark within the box.
downward pointing arrow to the right of the Data label box to display
data selection options.
from the options, as shown in Illustration 21.
Illustration 21: Select =Fields!Internet_Sales_Amount.Value as the Data Label ...
Within the Format
code box (just underneath the Data label selector) type the
following character pattern:
result in the point labels being displayed within the slices of
the Pie (when accommodated by slice size), making the chart more
compact and, in this case, making the labels themselves somewhat easier to visually
associate with their respective slices.
Click the Label
Style ... button immediately underneath the Angle setting.
The Style Properties dialog box appears.
settings, listed in Table 2 below, within the Style Properties
Table 2: Style Properties Dialog
Properties dialog appears, with our settings, as depicted in Illustration
Illustration 22: Style Properties Dialog Box with Settings
to accept settings.
Properties box closes. We return to the Edit Chart Value dialog
box, which now appears as shown in Illustration 23.
Illustration 23: The Edit Chart Value Dialog Box, with Our Input
Click the Action
tab of the Edit Chart Value dialog.
can define Hyperlink actions, including Jump to report, Jump
to bookmark, or Jump to URL. We will not be working with a
drillthrough scenario in this practice session, and so will leave undisturbed
the default setting of None, as depicted in Illustration 24.
Illustration 24: The Action Tab of the Edit Chart Value Dialog Box