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When you record a macro to create a chart, the source address of cells used to create the chart is fixed by Microsoft Excel. This article contains a sample Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications macro that you can use to create a chart when the source address containing the data to be used in the chart may vary.
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Microsoft Excel 97For more information about the ChartWizard Method, from the Visual Basic Editor, click the Office Assistant, type chartwizard, click Search, and then click to view "ChartWizard Method."
NOTE: If the Assistant is hidden, click the Office Assistant button on the Standard toolbar. If the Assistant is not able to answer your query, please see the following article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/176476/EN-US/ )OFF: Office Assistant Not Answering Visual Basic Questions
Microsoft Excel Version 7.0For more information about the ChartWizard Method, on the Help menu, click "Microsoft Excel Help Topics" click the Index Tab, and then type:
Microsoft Excel Version 5.0For more information about the ChartWizard Method, on the Help menu, click Contents, click Programming with Visual Basic, click the search button, and then type:
In Microsoft Excel 5.0 for the MacintoshFor more information about the ChartWizard Method, click the Balloon Help icon, click Microsoft Excel Help, click Programming with Visual Basic, click the search button, and then type:
Article ID: 146055 - Last Review: October 11, 2006 - Revision: 2.3
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