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Slice Chart

Garden City Consultants
A pie chart to visualize the composition of an entity with flying out slices

Slice Chart (Pie Chart) Excel Add-in is a tool to visualize the data composition of an entity.

This chart has several unique features comparing to regular pie chart:

- Pie slice can be set to fly out

- Pie display angle can be adjusted

- Pie slice label can be set to display different options (label, percentage, and value)

- Pie slice can be set to hide

- Pie display ratio can be adjust

4 data columns are supported in the data set:

- Label column: a text for the pie slice.

- Data column: a data value for the pie slice

- Offset column: the offset of the pie slice fly out. Best value is from 0.1 to 1. If you don't want the slice fly out, this value is set to 0 for all slices.

- Hide column: this is flag column to specify if you want to hide the pie slice ("Y" means hide, "N" means not hide)


- Pie slice can fly out.

- Smaller portion slices can be filtered out by setting the Visibility Threshold .

- Mouse over the chart to view the data detail in the tool-tips.

- You can change the chart title by clicking in the title area and enter a new text for the chart title.

- 3 options to display pie slice text: value, text and percentage.

- Interactive Chart: the chart is binding to the data table in the sheet directly, when you update the data, you can see the chart updating.

- The pie chart size can be adjusted

Add-in capabilities
When this add-in is used, it
  • Can read and make changes to your document
  • Can send data over the Internet