Join Curt Frye for an in-depth discussion in this video Changing a PivotChart's chart type, part of Excel 2016: Pivot Tables in Depth.
- When you create charts in Excel,…regardless of whether it's a…regular chart or a pivot chart,…you often find that you have multiple…types of charts that can work for your data.…For example, if you have data arranged by time,…you could use either a column chart,…or a line chart.…If you want to change the chart type…of a pivot chart, you can do that.…I'll show you how to make the change in this movie.…My sample file is the ChangeType Excel workbook,…and you can find it in the Chapter Six folder…of your exercise files collection.…
If you want to change the chart type…of your pivot chart, all you need to do is click it,…and then on the Design contextual tab,…in the Type group,…click the Change Chart Type button.…That displays a dialog box of the same name…and you can now select…the new chart type that you'd like to apply.…In this case, I have data arranged by time,…by year and quarter, so I would like to…display it using a line graph or line chart.…
So from the All Charts list, I'll click Line,…and I'll stay with the default,…
- Identify how to format data for use in a PivotTable.
- Discover how to create a new PivotTable.
- Define how to connect to data sources.
- Evaluate and consolidate data from multiple data sources.
- Identify how to create calculated fields.
- Summarize field data.
- Review PivotTable sorting.
- Review PivotTable filters.
- Discover how to work with Excel slicers.
- Recall how to format PivotTables with styles and formats.
- Assess how to build PivotCharts.
- Assess how to run macros.
- Evaluate how to create a PivotTable using the data model.
Skill Level Intermediate
1. Creating and Pivoting PivotTables
2. Summarizing PivotTable Data
3. Sorting and Filtering PivotTable Data
4. Formatting PivotTables
5. Applying Conditional Formats to PivotTables
6. Creating and Manipulating PivotCharts
7. Printing PivotTables
8. Manipulating PivotTables
Running an Excel macro6m 23s
9. Creating PivotTables Using the Data Model
Next steps1m 23s
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