Microsoft Office Tutorials and References
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(Forbes) Here’s a simple Excel table with a bar chart on top of it. To
size the bars to the rows, select the data series, choose Format
Data Series. In the Options tab, adjust the Gap Width as needed.
Don’t overlook the table formatting, which gives the figure a
professional appearance. The title, black bar, gray header area,
and so on turn an ordinary figure into a professional display.
(Fortune) Here’s one way to set
up more detailed legends. For
standard reporting, the red and
green arrows would be difficult to
maintain. But because of the
color coding, they’re not needed.
The title could be in a cell or a