Basic Excel Charts
This video course covers the basics of creating, editing, and formatting a chart. It discusses basic chart types such as a combination chart and a pie chart. It also shows you how to create a default chart as well as a custom chart type.

Course Publication Date: April 23, 2020

This course is available with NO ADDITIONAL FEE if you have an active self study membership or all access membership or can be purchased for $10.00!

Author:Mill Creek Publishing
Course No:COMP-CHART-2980
Recommended CPE:1.00
Delivery Method:QAS Self Study
Level of Knowledge:Basic
Prerequisites:This course is presented for Excel 2019 and Microsoft Office 365 users. However, users with Excel 2016 should have little difficulty.
Advanced Preparation:None
Recommended Field of Study:Computer Software and Applications
Learning Objectives
  • Differentiate between different chart types and recognize chart elements.
  • Recognize the different steps involved in creating charts.
  • Recognize how to edit existing charts by resizing, changing chart type, moving chart elements and adding/ deleting data series by using contextual tabs menus and short cut keys
  • Recognize how to apply formatting techniques to a chart
  • Recognize how to change the default chart type and create custom chart types.

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