Microsoft Office Tutorials and References
In Depth Information
Update the mock data with your own. When you finish, close the Chart in Microsoft
Word window. It’s not necessary to save or name the worksheet that contains the
data depicted by the chart; it is automatically saved with the chart.
In this exercise, you’ll create a SmartArt flowchart in an email message.
SET UP You don’t need any practice files to complete this exercise. Open a new
message composition window, and then follow the steps.
Maximize the message window, and then click to insert the cursor in the content pane.
On the Insert tab, in the Illustrations group, click the SmartArt button to open the
Choose a SmartArt Graphic dialog box.
You can filter the contents of the dialog box by clicking the categories in the left pane.
With All selected in the category list in the left pane, scroll through the icons in the
center pane to review the many available SmartArt graphics.
TIP You can display the name of a SmartArt graphic by pointing to it. You can’t
display a live preview of a SmartArt graphic before you create it, but you can do so
when you change the graphic type.
In the left pane, click Process . Scroll to the top of the center pane, and then click the
second icon in the second row ( Alternating Flow ) to display a color preview of the
process diagram in the right pane.