Worksheet.ChartObjects method (Excel)

Returns an object that represents either a single embedded chart (a ChartObject object) or a collection of all the embedded charts (a ChartObjects object) on the sheet.


expression.ChartObjects (Index)

expression A variable that represents a Worksheet object.


Name Required/Optional Data type Description
Index Optional Variant The name or number of the chart. This argument can be an array to specify more than one chart.

Return value



This method isn't equivalent to the Charts property. This method returns embedded charts; the Charts property returns chart sheets. Use the Chart property to return the Chart object for an embedded chart.


This example adds a title to embedded chart one on Sheet1.

With Worksheets("Sheet1").ChartObjects(1).Chart 
 .HasTitle = True 
 .ChartTitle.Text = "1995 Rainfall Totals by Month" 
End With

This example creates a new series in embedded chart one on Sheet1. The data source for the new series is the range B1:B10 on Sheet1.

ActiveChart.SeriesCollection.Add _ 

This example clears the formatting of embedded chart one on Sheet1.


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