Customizing a chart


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Customizing a chart

When working with graphs or charts inside of Illustrator we already know that we can specify the data or the values for that particular chart. We also know that we can format information into it for example, stuff that goes into a legend or stuff that goes into the values or the categories over here. But we can also specify additional options for how the graph itself is generated. Now, it's important to realize that a chart itself or a graph overall is actually a group inside of Illustrator, a special kind of group that is called the graph that allows you to actually modify that data at any time and have that data update inside of the chart.

However Illustrator is really smart about how it built the elements inside of the chart as well. So even though when I click on this it's one overall group which is called the Graph, there are many subgroups or nested groups inside of this overall graph. You can actually see this very easily when you go ahead and you use the Group Selection t...

Customizing a chart
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Customizing a chart provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Mordy Golding as part of the Illustrator CS4 Beyond the Basics

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Design
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Illustrator
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