Chart.SetSourceData Method (Excel)

Sets the source data range for the chart.

Syntax

expression. SetSourceData( _Source_ , _PlotBy_ )

expression A variable that represents a [Chart](./Excel.Chart(Graph object).md) object.

Parameters

Name Required/Optional Data Type Description
Source Required Range The range that contains the source data.
PlotBy Optional Variant Specifies the way the data is to be plotted. Can be either of the following XlRowCol constants: xlColumns or xlRows .

Example

This example sets the source data range for chart one.

Charts(1).SetSourceData Source:=Sheets(1).Range("a1:a10"), _ 
 PlotBy:=xlColumns

See also

Chart Object