O'Reilly logo

Create Dynamic Charts in Microsoft® Office Excel® 2007 and Beyond by Reinhold Scheck

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

Assigning "Shape Styles"

The final section in this chapter provides a summary and overview of the topics covered so far. However, it doesn’t merely repeat what’s already been said, but rather describes alternatives for formatting chart elements.

You’ve now read in some detail about how you can use specific dialog boxes to define or change custom formats. I’ve already described the ability to do so as a prerequisite for using the program professionally. If you don’t have a thorough understanding of what can be configured and changed using custom settings and exactly how these settings work, then the automatic features of a graphically oriented program will almost seem to become your arch-enemy when you try to produce a successful design, never mind ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required