Excel Chart Display Order

I typically have multiple charts stacked within a worksheet for quick 
comparison purposes; in Excel 2003 I simply clicked on part of the stacked 
chart I wanted to view, and this chart was displayed in its entirety.

In Excel 2007, viewing a particular chart within a stack requires that I 
right-click, and then select "Bring to Front." Simply clicking the chart I 
want to view does not display it.

Is there a less-time consuming way to do this, or am I just a cranky old man 
saying, "back in my day...."
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5/1/2009 10:04:01 PM
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A lot of us were cranky about that one. Makes no sense.

You could tear away the Order tear away menu and put it near the chart, so 
it's easy to execute. Oh wait, we were cranky about losing the tear away 
menus, too.

Seriously, I don't know of a better way to do this than what you're already 
stuck with.

- Jon
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"chris-j" <chris-j@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message 
news:E5615A43-A4DA-40D8-8F20-2091DC60073B@microsoft.com...
>I typically have multiple charts stacked within a worksheet for quick
> comparison purposes; in Excel 2003 I simply clicked on part of the stacked
> chart I wanted to view, and this chart was displayed in its entirety.
>
> In Excel 2007, viewing a particular chart within a stack requires that I
> right-click, and then select "Bring to Front." Simply clicking the chart I
> want to view does not display it.
>
> Is there a less-time consuming way to do this, or am I just a cranky old 
> man
> saying, "back in my day...." 


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jonxlmvpNO (4558)
5/5/2009 2:34:40 AM
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