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Creating picture charts

Excel makes it easy to incorporate a pattern, texture, or graphic file for elements in your chart. E.g., you can create funny burger sales chart for your colleagues.

Adding a trend line

When you're plotting data over time, you may want to plot a trend line that describes the data. A trend line points out general trends in your data.

Adding error bars

For certain chart types, you can add error bars to your chart. Error bars often are used to indicate "plus or minus" information that reflects uncertainty in the data.

Creating a chart with critical zones

Periodical processes like volume of support service calls often have critical zones that indicate a serious problem that need to be investigated and mitigated. This tips shows how to reveal and emphasis those critical zones for analysis.