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Given the following data and chart:


Why is the chart displayed from right to left and how do I change it to appear from left to right?

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Go to the Layout tab under Chart Options > Axes > Horizontal Axis > More options:

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Then in the dialog, uncheck Values in reverse order:

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(I initially had it the correct way round before checking this option)

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Is this 2013? This is how mine looks like: – Eran Apr 3 '14 at 18:42
@Eran I have excel 2010. See if you can find Horizontal Axis options somewhere? Maybe when you right click on the horizontal axis? – Jerry Apr 3 '14 at 18:45
@Eran I can also access this dialog by right-clicking on the horizontal axis > Format Axis – Jerry Apr 3 '14 at 19:03
@Eran Hmm, I just looked over the docs and it's apparently under axis options. Could you try looking there? – Jerry Apr 3 '14 at 19:11
@Eran Spotted! – Jerry Apr 4 '14 at 11:35

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