Create Charts Using Excel VBA

We can create charts using Excel VBA quickly and easily. Creating charts can be the starting point for creating dashboards. There are two types of charts in MS Excel: one type of chart is created on its own worksheet and is known as a chart object and the other type of chart is an embedded chart in the worksheet next to the data and is called a chartobject. Chart sheets are defined as members of the workbook charts collection. A chart embedded in a worksheet is a member of the worksheet chartobjects collection. This may sound a little confusing but as you work with the sample VBA codes you will understand this concept quickly.
Below is the code for creating a column chart on a separate chart sheet using VBA:

Sub createmychart()
Dim chart1 As Chart
Set chart1 = Charts.Add
chart1.SetSourceData Source:=Worksheets(“sheet1”).Range(“A1”).CurrentRegion, PlotBy:=xlColumns
chart1.ChartType = xlColumnClustered
End Sub

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Further reading:
Creating Charts in Excel 2003 Using Visual Basic for Applications Code