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Excel Graphs and Pictures VIs

LabVIEW 2018 Report Generation Toolkit for Microsoft Office Help

Edition Date: June 2018

Part Number: 370274M-01

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Owning Palette: Excel Specific VIs

Requires: Report Generation Toolkit. This topic might not match its corresponding palette in LabVIEW depending on your operating system, licensed product(s), and target.

Use the Excel Graphs and Pictures VIs to format graphs and images in Microsoft Excel reports. The Excel Graph VIs only manipulate graphs you create using the LabVIEW Report Generation Toolkit for Microsoft Office. The VIs do not manipulate graphs you create in Excel manually.

Note  If you create a graph that includes more than 3,999 points per plot, Microsoft Office causes an error to occur.

The VIs on this palette can return general LabVIEW error codes, specific report generation error codes, or specific Report Generation Toolkit error codes.

Palette ObjectDescription
Excel Format ImageFormats the image specified by picture index. You can resize the image or modify its color type.
Excel Insert GraphInserts a new graph into the current worksheet and fills the graph with numeric data.
Excel Quit GraphCloses all ActiveX references related to a graph. Use this VI after you insert, update, or format a graph using Excel.
Excel Set Graph ColorsSets the color attributes, marker style, and plot line weight in an existing graph.
Excel Set Graph FontSets the title text and the title font of the x- and y-axes.
Excel Set Graph ScaleSets the scale parameters of the x- and y-axes and formats the graph gridlines.
Excel Update GraphUpdates the data of an existing graph.


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