10 Excel Quick Tips
Part seven of a -part series of blogs

Posted by Andrew Gould on 02 December 2011

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Excel Quick Tip #7 - Creating a Chart

You can create a chart in Excel by pressing a single key on the keyboard!

  1. Select the cells you want to provide the data for the chart.
Selecting cells

Here we'll create a chart with two data series - one for each column of numbers we have selected.

 
  1. Press the F11 key on the keyboard.
Created chart

You can now edit and format the chart in any way you like.

You can see the technique in action in this short video on Wise Owl's YouTube channel.

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