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Excel VBA Gather attributes of selected chart

Posted on 2014-08-12
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Last Modified: 2014-08-16

What VBA code would I use to gather all the attributes of a chart?

In other words the XAxis, YAxis, Series Data, Chart type etc
Question by:Murray Brown
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Rgonzo1971 earned 2000 total points
ID: 40257732

You could use this code and then browse the locals VBE Window

Sub macro()
Set chrt = ActiveChart
chrtType = ActiveChart.ChartType
Set chrtAxes = ActiveChart.Axes
Set chrtSeries = ActiveChart.SeriesCollection
End SubEE
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by:Murray Brown
ID: 40265345
Thanks very much

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