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HOW TO CREATE A SPEEDOMETER CHART IN MICROSOFT EXCEL 2010 – PART 2

Microsoft Excel 2010

This article is a continuation of PART 2 of the article about creating a Speedometer Chart in a Microsoft Excel 2010.

After you have done all the steps from PART 1 of this article, what you need to do is first to add another series of data in order to form the slots for the dial labels. In order to do that just click the chart so it is highlighted and click on Source Data and then choose the Series button. After that click the Add button in order to create new series and select the C2:C13 range under the Values option. Then click on the Add button in order to add a third series that will create the arrow. Now select the E2:E5 range from the Values option.

HOW TO CREATE A SPEEDOMETER CHART IN MICROSOFT EXCEL 2010 – PART 1

Microsoft Excel 2010

This article is about creating a Speedometer Chart in Microsoft Excel 2010.

Microsoft Excel 2010 makes it available to create an impressive, workable Speedometer Chart, complete with a moving arrow by making a combination of several different types of charts. What is also very good about creating this Speedometer Chart is that you can control it with a scroll bar.

The Excel 2010 Chart Wizard gives us a lot of options when it comes up to chart, but in this case the Speedometer Chart is not one of them. We will show you how to create this type of chart because you can use it as a fancy way to present your data. In Excel you can also add a scrollbar in the Control Toolbox toolbar with which you can change the chart itself and sheet data at the same time.

What we need to do now is to have some data like in the picture below and create a Doughnut Chart, which is pretty much a Pie Chart, but the trick is that it can contain multiple series and the Pie hart can’t do that.