Microsoft Office Tutorials and References
In Depth Information
As long as your chart is not a pie chart, you
can add gridlines to it to make it easier to
read. You do so via the Layout tab. This tab
includes chart objects that you can turn on or
off in your chart; although this section shows
how to add gridlines, you can use this same
technique to add other objects.
1 Click an empty area in the chart
that you want to edit.
2 Click the Layout tab on the
3 Click the Gridlines button.
4 Click the type of gridlines that you
want to add.
Select Primary Horizontal
Gridlines to add horizontal
Select Primary Vertical
Gridlines to add vertical gridlines.
5 Click a gridline option.
Excel adds the gridlines to the
This example adds horizontal