Legend on Chart
I am updating chart that includes three years of data and want to add 2008.
The data has transferred, but the legend shows 2007,2008,2006. How can I get
2008,2007,2006 in order in the legend?
Change the order of the series. Double click on one series, and go to the
Series Order tab.
Jon Peltier, Microsoft Excel MVP
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>I am updating char...Demographic chart?
I need to create a demographic chart in Excel, but I can't find the proper
chart type. Is there a suitable chart type? I've gone through all options I
can think of for a regular bar chart. (In my world, a demographic chart is a
bar chart with the values pointing in two different directions... Not very
complicated, but Excel doesn't seem to agree with me!) Does anyone know of an
They are also known as Tornado charts or population pyramids.
http://tushar-mehta.com/excel/software/torna...Excel 2007 Line Chart with Markers
I'm using a Line Chart With Markers tracking 4 data lines:
Red with Circles
Black with Squares
Blue with Diamonds
Yellow with Triangles
The yellow with triangles is very light and doesn't show very well in my PP
presentation. I would like to change the color of just that one line. How
do I do that?
Click on that series in the chart, and right click, format series. You should
now be able to change the color of the series.
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> I'm using a Line Chart With Markers...E2003 naming ranges correctly
Even though I named the ranges in my excel workbook, I cannot properly
import excel contacts into Outlook. Not even when the excel data was
originally exported from Outlook! In the import dialog box, the actions to be
performed field 'doesn't show only 1 excel file to import, but al the column
of the file as seperate items. I can only map custom fields per item. The
result of such import is very strange.
I found out converting the excel file first in an access db and than
importing that access file in Outlook contacts, is an easy work around. But I
get really sic...quick charting question for similar charts on multiple sheets
Hi, just wondering if there is a quick solution to my problem. I have
several charts, all virtually identical except for the data values in
them, and i have one chart per sheet, and about 100 sheets.
The problem is that some charts are positioned slightly different on
their respective sheets then others on other sheets, although some are
identical from sheet to sheet aswell. Just wondering if there is a
quick way to select them all, line them up identically on each sheet,
with all the same size/formating etc.?
-----------------------------------------------------...Charting/ Graph question
I'd like to visually display a table that contains the following table
StaffName Software 1 Skill Level Software 2 Skill Level (10
software titles >)
(around 50-60 people)
What i'd like to is output a simple visual output that shows me how
many people are at a particular level for the each software (but all
on one chart). I imagined that it may be nice to see blobs based on
the size of the number of staff at a particular skill level for the
However i am not sure if this is the right way to represent this data.
I've created a se...Chart in Chart
I currently using a 3 line chart, which is controlled by a scroll bar
What I need is to have a smaller chart, but magnified of the visabl
data for a period of days within the chart timeline. All I need to kno
is how to add a addional line chart in and excisting chart.
Hope you can assist
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You can embed charts within a chartsheet but y...How do I create a chart....
I would like to create a chart that counts the exact number of a specific
name compared to other names. The names are in the same column but each cell
may contains a differnt name and I would like to count how many times each
name appears in the column and then compare them in a graph.
try selecting the column (A)?
select unique values
select a cell for the data to start (C1)
hit enter and copy down to the end of the C Column.
> I would like to create a chart that counts ...charts: 1. link to a cell in chart titles, 2. custom chart template
how can i make a link to a cell in chart title, category axis & value axis?
i'd like to know how to make a title like eg below:
[=B2], [=B3]' <- in line below (smaller font size than in line above)
how can i make a my own chart (custom type) by making a own template (how to make a template, and how to implement it to excel
custom types charts)
i am interested in making types similar denkin diagram (similar to radar type) or leontief branch flow matrix (similar to x-y plot
with columns and rows with second x axis and second y axis)
is there a...Chart items moving around
I have posted this before but I never got any replies so I did some testing
myself. I I want to share what I have found out with you and it would be
great to hear if someone else recognizes this.
I have a number of embedded charts on a scorecard sheet that gets updated
from several sources. I run this scorecard for different business units, take
pictures of the scorecards and put in another Excel file that I later make a
Problem: After running this a few times, I find that my chart legends have
moved around a bit and that some plot areas have been resi...Combination of stock chart and line chart
Dose anyone know how to plot a stock chart and a line chart together in
combination ? I tried but can't seem to do it, is it possible in Excel ?
One way is stock chart with open, high, low and close plus volume but I need
to plot 2 other lines.
I have written an explanation on this web page:
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> Dose anyone know how to plot a stock chart and a...No site name available
I restarted my Exchange 2003 server running on Windows 2003 R2. The
following error was recorded in the System log and the POP3 service not
started. It started OK manually.
Event ID: 7023
The Microsoft Exchange POP3 service terminated with the following error:
No site name is available for this machine.
Any suggestions please on what could cause this?
Are you needing the POP3 service? By default it is disabled.
John Oliver, Jr
MCSE, MCT, CCNA
Exchange MVP 2006
Microsoft Certified Partner
"John" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message...Simple State Diagram flow chart in Visio?
I am trying to make a very simple State Chart Diagram in Visio.
I'm not sure if I should just use the basic flow chart or not, as I'm not
familar with UML.
I simply want to describe a software program that will move two one of four
"states" based on some conditions, then loop back around.
I am not opposed to just making a flow chart but was hoping to make it look
a little more "professional" using a State Diagram.
The examples seem rather complicated, I don't want to have to define
variables and all that using UML, I just want to show the four "states...How to send all email with same signature name?
I'd like to let our company all Exchange users using the same signature name
when they send the email.
I've reade KB313404 and 307798, but looks like not work.
So how can I let it work? Thank you very much!
...How To Chart A Formula in Excel 2007
I'm looking to plot multiple formulas on a single chart, and came across a
thread from 8/12/2005 for earlier versions of Excel for a single function,
which causes errors when recreated in 2007.
A Formula in this worksheet contains one or more invalid references
Verify that your formulas contain a valid path, workbook, range name, and
I presume its due to changes in 2007, and possibly the Evaluate formula as I
cant find it listed in 2007.
Is there a new technique that avoids the error?
Thanks Very Much for any help.
In column A we have...Can't change pt. size in a 3-D Format Chart
For some reason, I am not able to change the width and height point sizes
when I am trying to apply 3-D formatting to a chart in Excel. I try to type
the numbers in, but the pt size just defaults back to 0. My husband thought
it may have been a stuck number key somewhere, so I turned the computer off
and rebooted. No change. Any ideas? Thanks!
Point sizes of the whole chart?
What's wrong with a good old 2D chart? You won't have this kind of
problem, and you won't distort the data you're plotting, either.
Peltier Technical Services,...create chart from external application
I would like to know if this is possible....
I have an application that contains an hierarchical chart.
I would like to export this data into a format that Visio can *understand*,
and then import it into Visio and have it display in a hierarchical manner.
Does any body know if this is possible to do.
.....or, if there is another way of getting my data into Visio, can you
please let me know.
Here is an article that describes how to automate the org chart wizard, and
how to format your data:
Hope ...print a chart over multiple pages
I am trying to stretch a chart over multiple pages, but i just can't get it
to work. I have tried all i can think including attempting to print areas
i'm using excel 2003.
If the chart is on a chart page, this will not work. If the chart is
embedded on a sheet, and you select the chart, it will not work. What you
need to do is embed the chart and then select the range "behind - under" the
chart, then you can use all of the print options, thereby printing one chart
across multiple pages.
"OEB1527" <O...Sorting Names i the Contact View
Is it possible to sort contacts by last name, first name instead of full name?
The fullname contains the first and last name as specified in the
organization settings. Go to Settings / System Settings. There is a combobox
defining how the fullname is calculated. If it is "First Last", change it to
"Last, First". After you changed this setting, the fullname will contain the
desired format and your views are sorted the way you want. The problem is
that the full names of existing records are not updated automatically. You
will get the old "First Last" until yo...Embed Chart
Is it possible to link a chart into my current worksheet
like an embedded chart (or something)?
I'm not sure what you're asking. If you copy a chart from one workbook
(or worksheet) and paste it into another, it will retain its links to
the original source of its data. You can change its source data (to its
new parent worksheet) using Source Data from the Chart menu.
Jon Peltier, Microsoft Excel MVP
> Is it possible to link a chart into my current worksheet
> like an...Names on a Bubble Chart
I am wondering on how I can put the "names" on my bubbles...?
I've the following data where I would like to make a bubble chart with ...
The bubble chart in itself works fine, I just do not manage to get the
corresponding name (Product1, 2,...) on each bubble:
NS AGP Growth
Product1 9,052,494 22 (31)
Product2 1,574,341 32 (25)
Product3 1,759,511 3 (45)
Product4 1,539,132 13 (69)
...A Chart in a Chart ?
Is it possible to create a chart within another chart?
If not - Is it possible to view a chart within another chart?
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you can save a chart inside a second chart.
Make the first chart and have it on its own sheet
make the second chart and set its location as an object in the first chart
"jamesasmithsr" wrot...Excel Chart Source Data
Is it possible to update Excel Chart Source Data for Multiple Chart
where the ranges are exactly the same?
We have a large workbook containing 25 worksheets with charts that ar
linked to another Master Workbook.
The charts display data for a rolling 12 month timescale and so th
source data needs to be manually updated each month to reflect th
current rolling 12 month timescale e.g
May 2003 to April 2004 cell range A1:Z1 would need to be updated t
reflect June 2003 to May 2004 to B1:AA1
There are 100 charts so manually updating the Source Data is tim
consuming-as the cell references are the ...Refreshing Chart
I am using VBA code in Access to send revenue figures per month for th
year to Excel there is a chart which shows this information already i
Excel which just updates when the new information is sent. There i
also calculated fields in Excel which calculate the revenue by quarte
this is also graphed.
The problem is that although the quarterly data updates when ne
information is sent, the graph which plots it does not. I have trie
the .refresh command on the chart but this does nothing.
Can anyone suggest anything ?
~~ Messag...Data source name not found and no default driver specified 01-02-08
I have created an exe that uses an Access database on a CD as a data source.
Obviously, we can't be sure we can create a DSN on the user's machine, so we
use a DSN'less connection. The CD was released almost two years ago, but
now I have a user reporting that the database gives this error when the
program attempts to retrieve records:
[Microsoft][ODBC Driver Manager] Data source name not found and no default
I'm not sure what to make of this, since I'm not using a DSN. I had her
download the MDAC Component Checker, and she reports her version info...