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How to smooth the angles of line chart in Excel?

When you insert a line chart in Excel, generally, the line chart is with angles which may be not beautiful and smooth enough. Now I can tell you a way to smooth the angles of the line chart to satisfy your need in Excel.


Smooth the line graph

arrow blue right bubble Smooth the line graph

To change the angles of the line to smooth line is very easy, please do as these:

1. Right click the series you need, and select Format Data Series in the context menu. See screenshot:


2. In the Format Data Series dialog, click Line Style in left pane, and check Smoothed line option in right section. See screenshot:


3. Close the dialog. Then you can see the line chart become smooth.

Tip: In Excel 2013, after clicking Format Date Series, go to click Fill & Line tab in the Format Data Series pane, and then go down to check Smoothed line option.


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    the legend · 4 months ago
    thank you!!
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    Trang · 1 years ago
    Can we make all lines in chart smooth at the same time? or just able to make one by one?
    Thank you
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    Zlatan · 2 years ago
    Thank you sir very very very much! You are a legend!!!!
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    Michelle · 2 years ago
    So simple! Can't believe I missed that check box all this time.