change color to selected columns in a stacked column chart

Can I change colors to selected columns in a stacked column chart?
I have 3 data series for each year, and would like each group of 3 to be 
colored differently. 

The 'vary colors by point' option [under format data series/options] is 
disabled for this type of chart.

Noa (8)
1/23/2008 6:36:01 PM
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Click once to select a series of columns, then click again to select just 
one column, then format it like any other element (Format menu, double 
click, or Ctrl+1).

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"Noa" <> wrote in message
> Can I change colors to selected columns in a stacked column chart?
> I have 3 data series for each year, and would like each group of 3 to be
> colored differently.
> The 'vary colors by point' option [under format data series/options] is
> disabled for this type of chart.
> Thanks,
> Noa 

jonxlmvpNO (4558)
1/23/2008 8:54:02 PM

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