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Create and edit charts

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A vivid colorful charts

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can really help you tell the story with your data

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and creating one in Pages is easy.

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To insert a chart into your document

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just click "Charts" in the tool bar.

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There are many styles to choose from.

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We'll start with the simple Pie Chart.

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Once you choose the style

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the chart data edit will open

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with some sample data.

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To enter your own
just double click a cell

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type it in and press return.

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The chart update with your
changes as you make them.

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You can easily customize how you chart looks,

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if you want a legend bar
to be located under the chart

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just click and drag it in the position.

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The format bar allow you to add a chart title

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by clicking on the "Options" pull down menu

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and selecting "Show Title".

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Then double click on the title that appears

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and enter your own.

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The format bar also allow you
to change the chart type

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from the one you originally chose.

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Just click on the chart pop-up menu

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and select "3D Pie".

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The 2D chart is instantly converted to 3D

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and you can rotated to get best angle.

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To add more enphasis to
a particular data point

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select that part of the pie chart

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and drag it out,

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to help make your data easy to understand.
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