Choosing a chart layout


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Choosing a chart layout

No matter which method you use to create a chart, adjusting a chart's layout is often the critical step too, and the Chart Layout options provide you with quick techniques to complete this vital phase. Remember, the term is Chart Layout. As I click on this chart here to the right of the data, even though we are on the Design tab, the key phrase Chart Layout and the associated boxes that we are about to see are located on the Design tab. When you've created a chart and you're in a bit of a hurry and want to make sure that it has got its titles and legend where you want them to be and you want the appropriate explanatory information in place, the drop arrow right here in the Chart Layout group--this is on the Design tab--will give you some choices.

And the number of different variations will change with the chart type. So currently, it's a clustered column chart, and I'm going to click the drop arrow. And my first thought when I saw this years ago was, why aren't th...

Choosing a chart layout
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Choosing a chart layout provides you with in-depth training on Business. Taught by Dennis Taylor as part of the Excel 2007: Charts in Depth

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Business
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