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Creating a simple barChart using current region

Posted on 2014-02-11
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Dear Experts:

I would like to create a bar chart using VBA with the following requirements

The range is to be the current region (starting from range("C2"))

The Chart is to be a bar chart (xlBarClustered) to be placed on the currently active sheet

No major gridlines on the value axis, no MajorTickMarks on the Category Axis.

No legend

Help is very much appreciated.

Thank you very much in advance.  

Regards, Andreas
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Rgonzo1971 earned 2000 total points
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HI,

Wihtout more detail I'm stuck with that

Sub Macro1()
'

    Set shp = ActiveSheet.Shapes.AddChart
    shp.Chart.ChartType = xlBarClustered

    shp.Chart.SetSourceData Source:=Range("Sheet1!" & Range("C2").CurrentRegion.Address)
    shp.Chart.Axes(xlValue).MajorGridlines.Format.Line.Visible = msoFalse
    shp.Chart.Axes(xlValue).MajorTickMark = xlNone

End Sub

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Regards
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by:AndreasHermle
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HI Rgonzo:

this did the trick, thank you very much for your great help. I really appreciate it.

Regards, Andreas
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