Working with Embedded Chart Objects

As mentioned, a chart embedded on a worksheet is an object, just like an embedded picture, calendar control, or anything else that you might add to your worksheet via the Insert, Object command. You can assign a macro to it, and move it forward or back relative to other objects, by using the same kinds of actions that you would apply to other kinds of objects. For details about working with objects, see Chapter 9.

The one important point you have to remember about working with a chart object is that to select it as an object, you need to hold down Ctrl while you click. Otherwise, you'll be selecting an element of the chart, not the entire object. When you've selected the object, white (clear) handles appear around ...

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