Chart Web Part: Hiding “Data & Appearance” and “Advanced Properties”
The “Chart Web Part” shipped with SharePoint 2010 does a reasonable job of displaying graphs. However, when added to a web part page, it displays “Data & Appearance” and “Advanced Properties” links which can be annoying:
The links cannot be hidden through the web part configuration user interface. Instead you need to:
- Open the ASPX page in Microsoft SharePoint Designer 2010.
- Locate the Chart Web Part in Code View.
- Edit the ShowToolbar property from “True” to “False”.
- Save changes.
Now these links will be hidden. You can use the standard drop down web part menu to access them if you need to without re-enabling them: