Column Chart in Presentation Document

Column Chart in Microsoft PowerPoint Document

Creating a Column Chart

Please follow below steps to create a column chart in MS PowerPoint 2013:

  1. Create a new presentation slide.
  2. Click the “Insert” tab, and then click “Chart” in the illustrations group to open the “Insert Chart” dialog box.
  3. Select “Column” in the sidebar, you will see a gallery of charts.
  4. Select the “100% Stacked Column” and press “OK” to insert the chart and Worksheet template to your document.
  5. Edit the Worksheet with your data to update the chart. See Chart Data (Excel).
  6. Save your Document.

Reporting Requirement

As a report developer, you are required to share orders quantity of the customers dynamically with the following key requirements:

  • Report must show total Contract Prices by Quarters
  • Report must be generated in the Presentation Document.

Adding Syntax to be evaluated by GroupDocs.Assembly Engine

Chart Title

Total Contract Prices by Quarters<<foreach [in getContracts()
.where(c => c.getDate().getYear() + 1900 == 2015)
.groupBy(c => c.getManager())
.orderBy(g => g.key.getName())]>><<x [key.getName()]>>

Chart Data (Excel)

 

1st Quarter<<y [where(c => c.getDate().getMonth() >= 0 && c.getDate().getMonth() <= 2).sum(c => c.getPrice())]>>

2nd Quarter<<y [where(c => c.getDate().getMonth() >= 3 && c.getDate().getMonth() <= 5).sum(c => c.getPrice())]>>

3rd Quarter<<y [where(c => c.getDate().getMonth() >= 6 && c.getDate().getMonth() <= 8).sum(c => c.getPrice())]>>

4th Quarter<<y [where(c => c.getDate().getMonth() >= 9 && c.getDate().getMonth() <= 11).sum(c => c.getPrice())]>>

Category 1

4.3

2.4

2

3

Category 2

2.5

4.4

2

2

Category 3

3.5

1.8

3

5

Category 4

4.5

2.8

5

2

Download Template

Please download the sample Chart Template we created in this article:

Generating The Report

Column Chart in OpenOffice Presentation Document

To be investigated.