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SQL Server 2012 Reporting Services Blueprints by Mickey Stuewe, Marlon Ribunal

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Adding a tool tip

So far, we got what we want in this report. We have a chart that shows the proportion between In-Store and Online sales. The bars show the comparative percentage between the two purchase methods, visually.

But we still want to get some numbers on the chart, such as the number of products sold and their dollar value, without cluttering the chart. We can achieve this with the use of the tool tip.

Right-click on the chart series and select Series Properties as shown in the following screenshot:

Adding a tool tip

On the Series Properties dialog box, click on the expression button next to the drop-down textbox of the tool tip and enter the following expression: ...

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