Excel application updating
Then select the desired chart type from the menu in Excel’s think-cell toolbar: When you click on this menu item in Excel, the Power Point window is activated.
If Power Point is not yet running, it starts automatically.
In addition to the data, some cells to the left and on top are reserved for category and series labels.
If you are unsure about the exact layout required, simply insert a new chart of the desired type in Power Point and refer to the layout of its datasheet.
When data in Excel changes, you can either update the charts on command or have think-cell do the update automatically.
For a step-by-step guide on how to create a chart from your Excel data using think-cell, please consider the example from Introduction to charting.
If your database headings are NOT in row 1, use the Set Data Start Row sample file (#5 in the download section below).
In that workbook, go to the mod Data code module, and change the Data Start Row setting, to match the row where your data headings are located. Checks database for Order ID, to prevent duplicates. Like the Delete version above, but with a limit on the items stored per location.
Switch to the slide where you want to insert the chart, or insert a new slide, and place the chart as usual: Click once to accept the default size or click, hold and drag to change the chart’s initial size.
This feature has been added the Version 2 sample file, which has Add, Update, New and Delete buttons In this version, 3 named ranges were added: The New button runs a macro that clears the Data Entry Clear range, and puts the next available ID number in the IDNum cell.
Before updating the database record, the Update code checks to see of all the mandatory data entry cells are filled in.
The Total formula on the Input sheet would automatically recalculate, to show the revised amount.
When you're finished changing the record, click the Update button, and the revised data will appear in that record on the database sheet.