Creating SmartArt Graphics in Excel for the Macintosh


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Creating SmartArt graphics

The data you enter into your Excel worksheets comes from your company's operations. You can enhance your data by illustrating your company's processes and organization in an Excel workbook by creating SmartArt graphics. In this movie, I will show you how to create and format a process diagram and an organizational chart in Excel. The first question you might ask is, well, what is a SmartArt diagram. SmartArt is an integrated collection of shapes that you use to illustrate a list of objects, organizations, or processes. As an example, I will create a SmartArt diagram to illustrate a five-step process.

To do that, I click the SmartArt tab in the Ribbon and click Cycle, because what I want is a process that continues, as opposed to starting at one point and ending. This will be a continuous process. I will click the first basic cycle. When I do, Excel fills in its default Basic Cycle diagram. It has five steps - you can see them here - and you can also see the Text Pane. You can use the...

Creating SmartArt graphics
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Creating SmartArt graphics provides you with in-depth training on Business. Taught by Curt Frye as part of the Excel for Mac 2011 Essential Training

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Business
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Excel for Mac
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