How to Animate Excel charts in PowerPoint 2007

In this video tutorial we will show you how to create animated Excel charts in the Powerpoint presentation.


In order to animate an Excel chart in the Powerpoint presentation, open the Microsoft Powerpoint. In the “slides” area, right-click on the first slide and choose “new slide”.

Create the new slide

Go to the “Insert” tab. Click on “chart”. Select a “pie” chart and click “ok”.

Select a pie

When an excel document appears, you can make some changes or just close it. Then go to the “Design” tab and choose “style 42”.

Choose a chart style

In the next step, go to the “Animations” tab and press on “Custom animation”.

Animate the chart

In the appeared sidebar click “add effect”.

Add effects

In the pop up window choose “glow/shrink”. Now you can separate the parts of a chart.

Now, click on “Play” button to launch the visual effect and animate your chart.