PlotArea PlotArea PlotArea Interface

Definition

Represents the plot area of a chart. This is the area where your chart data is plotted.

public interface class PlotArea
[System.Runtime.InteropServices.Guid("000208CB-0000-0000-C000-000000000046")]
[System.Runtime.InteropServices.InterfaceType(2)]
public interface PlotArea
Public Interface PlotArea
Attributes

Remarks

The plot area on a 2-D chart contains the data markers, gridlines, data labels, trendlines, and optional chart items placed in the chart area. The plot area on a 3-D chart contains all the above items plus the walls, floor, axes, axis titles, and tick-mark labels in the chart. The plot area is surrounded by the chart area. The chart area on a 2-D chart contains the axes, the chart title, the axis titles, and the legend. The chart area on a 3-D chart contains the chart title and the legend. For information about formatting the chart area, see the ChartArea object.

Use the PlotArea property to return a PlotArea object.

Properties

_InsideHeight _InsideHeight _InsideHeight

Reserved for internal use.

_InsideLeft _InsideLeft _InsideLeft

Reserved for internal use.

_InsideTop _InsideTop _InsideTop

Reserved for internal use.

_InsideWidth _InsideWidth _InsideWidth

Reserved for internal use.

Application Application Application

Returns an Application object that represents the Microsoft Excel application.

Border Border Border

Returns a Border object that represents the border of the object.

Creator Creator Creator

Returns a 32-bit integer that indicates the application in which this object was created.

Fill Fill Fill

Returns a ChartFillFormat object for a specified chart that contains fill formatting properties for the chart.

Format Format Format

Returns the ChartFormat object. Read-only.

Height Height Height

The height, in points, of the object.

InsideHeight InsideHeight InsideHeight

Returns the inside height of the plot area in points.

InsideLeft InsideLeft InsideLeft

Returns the distance from the chart edge to the inside left edge of the plot area in points.

InsideTop InsideTop InsideTop

Returns the distance in points from the chart edge to the inside top edge of the plot area.

InsideWidth InsideWidth InsideWidth

Returns the inside width of the plot area in points.

Interior Interior Interior

Returns an Interior object that represents the interior of the specified object.

Left Left Left

The distance, in points, from the left edge of the object to the left edge of the chart area.

Name Name Name

Returns the name of the object.

Parent Parent Parent

Returns the parent object for the specified object.

Position Position Position

Returns or sets the position of the plot area on the chart. Read/write.

Top Top Top

The distance, in points, from the top edge of the object to the top of the chart area.

Width Width Width

The width, in points, of the object.

Methods

ClearFormats() ClearFormats() ClearFormats()

Clears the formatting of the object.

Select() Select() Select()

Selects the object.

Applies to