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1198785 - How to avoid overlapping of labels and data labels from the stacked bar chart in Crystal Reports.


In the stacked bar chart  the negative value (data label ) is overlapping with the label on the left side.

Reproducing the Issue

1.Create a crystal report using a stacked bar chart.

2.Place the field in the On change of Group in the Chart Expert.

3.Check if the labels and the data labels are overlapping or not.




1) Create a formula "frlTest",
         {Field1.Name} & ChrW(13) & ChrW(13) & ChrW(13)  & ChrW(13) & ChrW(13)

2) Add this formula in the chart expert on change of the group.

3) Now you  view that the label in the "Y" axis of the stacked bar chart is moved towards left and then it is not over lapping.


KBA , BI-RA-CR , Crystal Reports designer or Business View Manager , How To


Crystal Reports 2008 V0 ; SAP Crystal Reports XI ; SAP Crystal Reports XI R2