Join Gini von Courter for an in-depth discussion in this video Build an infographic with a picture fill, part of Data-Driven Presentations with Excel and PowerPoint 2016.
- [Instructor] This is the chart chapter and I'm going to…explore three different types of charts…that are particularly effective…when we get them to PowerPoint.…This is not an entire course…or even an entire chapter about charts.…I'm assuming you know how to create…basic column and pie and bar charts,…and if you'd like to know more about those…chart types and about the new chart types available…in Excel 2016, I recommend Excel 2016: Charts in Depth,…which you'll find in the training library.…
I would like to chart some basic information.…We sell four different types of K-Eco Energy Solar Panels,…four different wattages and they are right here,…and our total sales are here.…I would like to illustrate the sales of the different sizes,…and I've already created this chart.…It's on the charts tab, and this is what it looks like.…That's not a bad chart, particularly with the yellow,…it looks like solar which will help people remember this.…
But I can make this chart…even more interesting fairly easily.…I'm going to begin by selecting the entire series and…
- Identify the theme used by the default paste option.
- Recall what is embedded when you copy an Excel table and then embed the table in a PowerPoint presentation.
- Recognize the actions that may compromise data or yield incorrect results if a data table is missing descriptive labels.
- Recall the benefits of using a slicer over using a filter.
- Name a great way to illustrate the timeline and progress of a project.
- Explain what PivotTables do to tabular data.