Make sure the sound on your computer is turned on (we recommend using headphones).
Have Excel open as you watch these videos. You can download a practice spreadsheet here. Pause the video as needed to switch to Excel and try out what you've just seen. Then, when you're ready to move on, play the video again.
You can also print the handout and use it as a reference while you work.
Create Your Chart Pick a chart type, learn about the different chart elements, and find out what Excel puts where.
Formatting In this segment, we cover formatting and tweaking your existing chart and its elements.
Advanced Options Create a secondary axis, and fix your chart when Excel makes "wrong guesses" about layout.
Final Steps Pick a color scheme and style visual elements, and move or copy your chart to a new sheet or another document.