How to resize chart area/plot area/title in Excel?
Inserting a chart into Excel is a usual way to show the data more intuitional, but sometimes you may think the default size of the chart is small. For viewing more clearly, you can resize the chart area, plot area or title and so on in Excel.
- Reuse Anything: Add the most used or complex formulas, charts and anything else to your favorites, and quickly reuse them in the future.
- More than 20 text features: Extract Number from Text String; Extract or Remove Part of Texts; Convert Numbers and Currencies to English Words.
- Merge Tools: Multiple Workbooks and Sheets into One; Merge Multiple Cells/Rows/Columns Without Losing Data; Merge Duplicate Rows and Sum.
- Split Tools: Split Data into Multiple Sheets Based on Value; One Workbook to Multiple Excel, PDF or CSV Files; One Column to Multiple Columns.
- Paste Skipping Hidden/Filtered Rows; Count And Sum by Background Color; Send Personalized Emails to Multiple Recipients in Bulk.
- Super Filter: Create advanced filter schemes and apply to any sheets; Sort by week, day, frequency and more; Filter by bold, formulas, comment...
- More than 300 powerful features; Works with Office 2007-2019 and 365; Supports all languages; Easy deploying in your enterprise or organization.
In Excel, resizing the chart area/plot area/title is very easy, you just need to do as follow:
Resize chart area in Excel
1. Click the chart, and click Layout tab (or Format tab). See screenshot:
2. Then go to the Current Selection group, and select Chart Area by clicking the drop down arrow. See screenshot:
3. Move mouse to one of the corners of the chart or to the midpoints of chart borders until the mouse changes to a double headed white arrow, then you can drag the Chart Area to the size you want.
Tip: You can resize every part of the chart with the above steps. But if you want to resize the title of the chart, you cannot drag it to the size you want, and you need to select the tile text and change the font of the tile to meet the size you want. See screenshot: