Sometimes you want to show a single chart that consists of series that use different chart types.
When you create a chart with a scroll bar, it will be useful create a chart with all data to see which data fragment you see in the scrolling chart.
Sometimes you need to create a chart that shows a large data amount. Then it would be useful to insert a scroll bar in your chart.
In this tip we will show how to different charts could be combined in the one chart. In example we will combine a Bubble chart with an Area chart:
If you have a line chart with two different data series, you might want to compare those series at each point along the horizontal axis. There are two different options for this, available in two locations along the Layout tab of the ribbon.
Gantt chart is a pervasive project management tool intended to reveal task management problems. But you can enrich it with additional information like project milestones, presentation dates and similar events.
Gantt chart is a horizontal bar chart that is often used in project management applications.
This tip is about how to add a vertical line in your chart. E.g., this will be useful to show data and highlight a current date.
"Thermometer" chart display the percentage of a task that's completed. How to create simple thermometer chart, see Creating a simple thermometer chart and Creating a glossy thermometer chart. But sometimes it will be more informative to display two results in one chart. This tip is how to create a thermometer chart with two competitive columns.