How do I hide gaps in an Excel 2007 chart?

I have a bar chart that is showing gaps and i don't want them. The select 
data > hidden and empty cell button does not give an option to hide gaps. I 
think by default they are hidden but if you even click on this to see what it 
does the gaps are shown and no way to turn off.
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Utf
12/5/2009 10:45:01 AM
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Hi,

If you hide the actual rows then with the Plot visible cells only 
setting on the gaps will be removed.

In xl2007 the setting is on the Select Data dialog, Hidden/empty cells 
button.

Cheers
Andy

Waynesch wrote:
> I have a bar chart that is showing gaps and i don't want them. The select 
> data > hidden and empty cell button does not give an option to hide gaps. I 
> think by default they are hidden but if you even click on this to see what it 
> does the gaps are shown and no way to turn off.

-- 

Andy Pope, Microsoft MVP - Excel
http://www.andypope.info
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Andy
12/5/2009 11:03:08 AM
Consider leaving those empty cells REALLY EMPTY (no formula no white colored 
text) OR fill those cells with an NA() error.
http://img130.imageshack.us/img130/3036/nonamed.png
Micky


"Waynesch" wrote:

> I have a bar chart that is showing gaps and i don't want them. The select 
> data > hidden and empty cell button does not give an option to hide gaps. I 
> think by default they are hidden but if you even click on this to see what it 
> does the gaps are shown and no way to turn off.
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Utf
12/5/2009 11:20:01 AM
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