In Word charts are ideal for presenting information graphically. Use charts in Word to highlight comparisons and trends in data.


  1. Open an existing Word document. If you want, you can use our practice document.
  2. Insert a new chart. If you're using the example, edit the data for the chart by deleting the data from October through December.
  3. Try changing the chart type and layout.
  4. Switch the row and column data.
  5. Apply a chart style. If the new style includes a chart title or any labels, edit them.