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Creating Charts in Excel 2007

Creating Charts in Excel 2007
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A chart (also known as a graph outside Excel circles) is a way to present a table of numbers visually. The visual display allows you, for example, to quickly examine trends or compare the relative contributions of various items. Excel provides you with the tools to create a variety of charts.
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Excel 2007 Working with Charts

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A chart is a tool you can use in Excel to communicate your data graphically. Charts allow your audience to more easily see the meaning behind the numbers in the spreadsheet, and make showing comparisons and trends a lot easier. In this lesson, you will learn how to insert and modify Excel charts and see how they can be an effective tool for communicating information.
 

Excel 2007 Charts

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The next section is used to create charts. The options in the Charts section will let you create different styles of charts. Let me show you how to create a chart using the data I have entered for my budget spreadsheet.
 

Combine Two Different Chart Types for Maximum Impact

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Excel offers a wide range of chart types: Line Charts, Column Charts, Area Charts, Bar Charts, Scatter Charts, and Pie Charts, to name but a few. You can even mix different types on a single chart by assigning different chart types to different series on the chart. These mixtures are called Combination Charts, and Excel provides a small number of these on the Custom Types tab of the Chart Type dialog box.
 

How to create Excel Charts

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A simple Excel chart can say more than a sheet full of numbers. As you'll see, creating charts is very easy.
 

Excel 2010 Working with Charts

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A chart is a tool you can use in Excel to communicate your data graphically. Charts allow your audience to see the meaning behind the numbers, and they make showing comparisons and trends a lot easier. In this lesson, you will learn how to insert charts and modify them so that they communicate information effectively.
 

Change The Width Of Bars In Excel Barcharts

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The default settings for bar chart in Excel mean that they appear on your charts with a lot of space between them. This default setting is sometimes not the look we want for our charts in particular if we want to compare the bars against each other. To have them appear closer together or of a thicker width would be better. It also will reduce wasted white space on the charts. It’s easy to do this in Excel.
 

3-D Column Chart from a Pivot Table

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Excel 2010 has an option of creating pivot table, as name implies it pivots down the existing data table and tries to make user understand the crux of it. It has been extensively used to summarize and glean up the data. Contrasting to Excel 2007, Excel 2010 provides very easy way to create pivot tables and pivot charts.
 

How to create dynamic chart in Excel

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In this lesson you will learn how to create dynamic chart in Excel. There are useful when you want to have charts which change when you change the scope of data. People who can make dynamic charts in Excel are truly Excel's experts. Become one of them and learn how to create dynamic charts.
 

Data Analysis With Charts

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Charts are used to analyze data graphically. Good created and formatted charts can help people and businesses make decisions based on the impact that their images provide to the users. Microsoft Excel is equipped with the Chart Wizard that allows you to create and format a chart to suit almost any scenario or need.
 

Pivot table

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In this lesson you can learn how to use pivot tables in Excel. Excel can be used not only to the doing calculations and creating charts. Excel is also used for data analysis. You have a table with data about sales in the sample company.