Chart.ChartWizard procedure builder

Chart.ChartWizard (Word)

Modifies the properties of the given chart. You can use this method to quickly format a chart without setting all the individual properties. This method is noninteractive, and it changes only the specified properties.

If the Source parameter is omitted and the selection is not a chart on the active document, this method fails and an error occurs.

ChartWizard (Source, Gallery, Format, PlotBy, CategoryLabels, SeriesLabels, HasLegend, Title, CategoryTitle, ValueTitle, ExtraTitle)

With ActiveDocument.InlineShapes(1).Chart 
 .ChartWizard _ 
 Gallery:=xlLine, _ 
 HasLegend:=True, _ 
 CategoryTitle:="Year", _ 
 ValueTitle:="Sales" 
End With

Arguments

Optional arguments

The following arguments are optional

Source - The range that contains the source data for the new chart. If this argument is omitted, Word edits the active chart sheet or the selected chart on the active worksheet

Gallery - One of the XlChartType constants that specifies the chart type

Format - The option number for the built-in autoformats. Can be a number from 1 through 10, depending on the gallery type. If this argument is omitted, Word chooses a default value based on the gallery type and data source

PlotBy - Specifies whether the data for each series is in rows or columns. Can be one of the following XlRowCol constants: xlRows or xlColumns

CategoryLabels - An integer that specifies the number of rows or columns within the source range that contain category labels. Allowed values are from 0 (zero) through one less than the maximum number of the corresponding categories or series

SeriesLabels - An integer that specifies the number of rows or columns within the source range that contain series labels. Allowed values are from 0 (zero) through one less than the maximum number of the corresponding categories or series

HasLegend - True to include a legend

Title - The chart title text

CategoryTitle - The category axis title text

ValueTitle - The value axis title text

ExtraTitle - The series axis title for 3D charts or the second value axis title for 2D charts