Chart.ChartType property (PowerPoint)

Returns or sets the chart type. Read/write XlChartType.



expression A variable that represents a Chart object.


Some chart types are not available for PivotChart reports.



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

The following example sets the bubble size in chart group one to 200% of the default size if the chart is a 2D bubble chart.

With ActiveDocument.InlineShapes(1).Chart 
    If .ChartType = xlBubble Then 
        .ChartGroups(1).BubbleScale = 200 
    End If 
End With

See also

Chart Object

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