Format Chart Effects

Each element in a Chart can be selected and formatted separately. This example will format the data series in the Columns.


5. Try it: Format Chart Effects

Go to Slide 2 and click on any data point, say Pigs. The entire Pigs series will be selected. The Chart Tools should be on.

Go to Chart Tools->Format.
Go to
Shape Styles->Preset.
Choose a Style: Preset 2

Try This, Too: Format the Other Series

Select the other two Data Series and format the Shape Style to match.


Keep going...

Chart Tools ->Format->Shape Styles->Shape Effects->Preset

Exam 77-883: Microsoft PowerPoint 2010

4. Creating Charts and Tables

4.2. Insert and modify charts: Format a Chart Element