Legends in Google Data Studio

These options decide the placement and visibility of the chart legend. Legend Alignment and Max lines are also configurable.

Legends in Google Data Studio
Legends in Google Data Studio

Available for the following charts:

  1. Pie/Doughnut

  2. Line Series Charts

  3. Bar, Column, Combo, and Area Charts

  4. Scatter and Bubble Chart

Display Options:

  • None: No legend appears

  • Right: Legend appears on the Right.

  • Bottom: Legend appears on the bottom.

  • Top: Legend appears on the top.

Alignment: Sets the alignment of the legend relative to the selected position.

Max lines: Sets the number of lines used by the legend. If the number of series requires more lines, hidden items can be displayed by clicking the < and > arrows.

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