Office 2013 - Excel Intermediate - Formatting Charts

Office 2013 - Excel Intermediate - Formatting Charts

Updated Nov 09, 2018

Learning Objectives

  • Format chart objects 
  • Remove a chart object 
  • Use axis label options 
  • Position the legend 
  • Select markers 
  • Change marker colours 
  • Display or remove gridlines
  • Add text boxes
  • Add arrow and data labels

Course Overview

  • A chart is made up of individual elements that you can format, re-size, move and edit.
  • You can format a chart object by using the Format command on its Shortcut menu or by double-clicking on it.
  • To remove a chart object you select it, then press the Delete key or use the Clear command on the Shortcut menu.
  • Selected objects can be moved by dragging them to a new location.