#### Logarithm scaling for charts

```When using logarithmic scaling for charts the scaling interval is given in
powers of 10 (1, 10, 100, 1000 etc). I want to be able to change the scaling
interval to show data at a smaller log. interval (e.g. between 100 and 200).
This is not at present possible in Excel but it would be extremely useful.
```
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```vroomvondel wrote:
> When using logarithmic scaling for charts the scaling interval is
given in
> powers of 10 (1, 10, 100, 1000 etc). I want to be able to change the
scaling
> interval to show data at a smaller log. interval (e.g. between 100
and 200).
> This is not at present possible in Excel but it would be extremely
useful.

Greetings,

There is an explanation regarding your query.

Click on-

Careful about the word wrap. Or search on richardg.
Best regards,

RichardG

```
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3/16/2005 12:23:41 AM
```Tushar Mehta shows how to fake this on his web site:

http://tushar-mehta.com/excel/newsgroups/flexible_log_scale/index.html

I've posted several examples of faking specialty axes with extra XY
series on my site, if you need a couple examples to get started:

http://peltiertech.com/Excel/Charts/axes.html

- Jon
-------
Jon Peltier, Microsoft Excel MVP
Peltier Technical Services
Tutorials and Custom Solutions
http://PeltierTech.com/
_______

vroomvondel wrote:

> When using logarithmic scaling for charts the scaling interval is given in
> powers of 10 (1, 10, 100, 1000 etc). I want to be able to change the scaling
> interval to show data at a smaller log. interval (e.g. between 100 and 200).
> This is not at present possible in Excel but it would be extremely useful.
```
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3/16/2005 12:55:21 AM

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