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Mar 17, 2016 9:23 AM
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I have a data point and would like to attach a comment to it in the cell, similar to inserting a comment in a cell in an Excel spreadsheet. Is this possible?

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Hi @acitretin,

What @ron_horne suggested is to use the label/unlabel option for the column to display values.

With it on you can display additional details as seen in the attached.

cheers,

Stan

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Re: Is there a way to insert a comment in a cell?

You can add a color to a cell, or add a comment column:

You can also add a comment for an entire column and for an entire data table via the columnProperties->other or the data table's NewTableVariable.

Craige

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Re: Is there a way to insert a comment in a cell?

In addition, one can use the comments column as a label for graphs. In which case it is possible to label just that row or as many rows you want.

ron

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Re: Is there a way to insert a comment in a cell?

Thanks for the replies. Good to know.

A~

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Re: Is there a way to insert a comment in a cell?

Dear Ron,

Can you explain your comment more? I'm interested to link the comment to the graph. Is that possible some how to do so?

Regards

Ahmed

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Hi @acitretin,

What @ron_horne suggested is to use the label/unlabel option for the column to display values.

With it on you can display additional details as seen in the attached.

cheers,

Stan