The dialog Legend is used to perform the settings for the explanation of line types and symbols as well as for additional labels.
In the group Data a Symbol to be explained is selected. This is done most convenient using the dialog Lines and Markers, opened using the button right to the spin box, showing the actual representation. The symbol number -17 may be chosen to draw labels without markers or lines. The Size of lines or markers may be chosen as an additional individual factor to the global setting of the corresponding frame item. The Color of lines and markers is selected in the dialog Select Color, opened with the colored button. With x and y the position with respect to the lower left corner of the window may be set.
In the group Label the Text may be entered. Text with special characters is entered most conveniently using the dialog Edit text, opened using the button right to the entry field. With Size the relative size of the characters may be set. A setting of 100 % corresponds to a normal value. The Color of the text label is selected in the dialog Select Color, opened with the colored button. With xoff and yoff the position of the text with respect to that of the symbol may be entered.
The dialog may be canceled without saving by use of the button . By using changes are saved without closing the dialog. With changes are saved and the dialog is closed.