ChartSheet.SetSourceData(Range, Object) Method

Definition

Sets the source data range for the ChartSheet.

public void SetSourceData (Microsoft.Office.Interop.Excel.Range Source, object PlotBy);

Parameters

Source
Range

The range that contains the source data.

PlotBy
Object

Specifies the way the data is to be plotted. Can be either of the following XlRowCol constants: xlColumns or xlRows.

Examples

The following code example uses the SetSourceData method to set the data source of the current Microsoft.Office.Tools.Excel.ChartSheet to a range on Sheet1 that contains cells A1 through B5.

private void UseArea3DGroup()
{
    Globals.Sheet1.Range["A1", "A5"].Value2 = 22;
    Globals.Sheet1.Range["B1", "B5"].Value2 = 55;

    this.SetSourceData(Globals.Sheet1.Range["A1", "B5"],
        Excel.XlRowCol.xlColumns);
    this.ChartType = Excel.XlChartType.xl3DArea;

    this.Area3DGroup.HasDropLines = true;
}
Private Sub UseArea3DGroup()
    Globals.Sheet1.Range("A1", "A5").Value2 = 22
    Globals.Sheet1.Range("B1", "B5").Value2 = 55

    Me.SetSourceData(Globals.Sheet1.Range("A1", "B5"), _
        Excel.XlRowCol.xlColumns)
    Me.ChartType = Excel.XlChartType.xl3DArea
    Me.Area3DGroup.HasDropLines = True
End Sub

Remarks

Optional Parameters

For information on optional parameters, see Optional Parameters in Office Solutions.

Applies to