Join Dennis Taylor for an in-depth discussion in this video Control gridlines in charts and on worksheets, part of Excel Tips Weekly.
- [Instructor] In Excel, the term gridlines could be used…in different ways.…On this worksheet, we see three different charts.…The blue chart, just to the right of the data,…is a clustered column chart, and it's got gridlines in it,…horizontal gridlines.…We often see them in column charts.…The chart to the right of that is a line chart.…It, too, has horizontal gridlines.…The chart below the data, on the left-hand side,…the one with the reddish-pink background,…has some faintly visible vertical gridlines.…Now, in the background, we also see gridlines…on the worksheet itself, and, of course, they're different.…
On the worksheet to the left, called borders,…there are no gridlines whatsoever there,…but there are some border features.…Now, in another weekly tip, we talked a lot about…how to apply and remove these, but just as a reminder,…any time you simply want to put in a perimeter border,…you can use either a keystroke shortcut,…it's control shift seven.…If you didn't know the shortcut, you can go to the home tab,…
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