Microsoft Office Tutorials and References
In Depth Information
For Primary Horizontal Axis, from the submenu, choose
whether you want to show no axis, a default axis, a
leftto-right axis, show an axis without labels or tick marks,
or show a right-to-left axis.
For Primary Vertical Axis, from the submenu, choose
whether you want to show no axis, a default axis, or an
axis in units of thousands, millions, or billions, or a 10
based log scale, as shown in Figure 10-36.
You can also access More Primary Vertical Axis Options
to format attributes such as the type of tick marks and
the minimum and maximum values of the scale of your
axis. Likewise, you can access additional More Primary
Horizontal Axis Options.
Figure 10-36: Format your chart’s axes
Other options include the formatting of your numbers
and the type of Fill, Line Color and Style, Shadow 3-D
Format, and Alignment.
Open a presentation in PowerPoint.
In Normal view, under the Slides tab, select the slide
that contains the chart to be modified.
In the Ribbon, click the Layout tab.
In the Axes group, choose Gridlines and choose either
Primary Horizontal Gridlines or Primary Vertical
Figure 10-37: Format your chart’s axes
From the submenu choose either None, Major Gridlines,
Minor Gridlines, or Major and Minor Gridlines, as shown
in Figure 10-37.
You can also access More Primary Vertical (or Horizontal)
Gridlines to format attributes such as Line Color and
Style and Shadow.