Microsoft Office Tutorials and References
In Depth Information
Adding a 3-D Pie Chart to the Workbook
To Change the Colors of the Remaining Slices
Exploding a 3-D
If you click a 3-D Pie chart
so that all of the slices are
selected, you can drag one
of the slices to explode all
of the slices.
The colors of the remaining slices also can be changed to enhance the appeal of
the chart. The following steps change the color of the remaining i ve chart slices.
Right-click the slice labeled July to select only the July slice, and display a shortcut menu
and Mini toolbar.
Click the Shape Fill button arrow on the Mini toolbar to display the Color gallery.
Click the Yellow color in the Standard Colors area in the Color gallery to change the color
of the slice.
Repeat Steps 1 through 3 for the remaining four slices. Assign the following colors in the
Standard Colors area in the color gallery to each slice: September – Green; October – Dark
Blue; November – Red; December – Purple.
Click anywhere outside the chart to deselect the December slice (Figure 3 – 71).
The completed chart appears as shown in Figure 3 – 71.
Figure 3 –71