ChartGroup.SecondPlotSize Property (PowerPoint)

Returns or sets the size, as a percentage of the primary pie, of the secondary section of either a pie-of-pie chart or a bar-of-pie chart. Read/write Long.


expression. SecondPlotSize

expression A variable that represents a 'ChartGroup' object.


This property can have a value from 5 through 200.


Note Although the following code applies to Microsoft Word, you can readily modify it to apply to PowerPoint.

The following example splits the two sections of the chart by value, combining all values under 10 in the primary pie and displaying them in the secondary section. The secondary section is 50 percent of the size of the primary pie. You must run the example on either a pie-of-pie chart or a bar-of-pie chart.

With ActiveDocument.InlineShapes(1)

    If .HasChart Then

        With .Chart.ChartGroups(1)

            .SplitType = xlSplitByValue

            .SplitValue = 10

            .VaryByCategories = True

            .SecondPlotSize = 50

        End With

    End If

End With

See also

ChartGroup Object