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Column Chart

A column chart displays data as a set of vertical bars grouped by category. It is useful for illustrating comparisons among items.

Column chart

To create a Column chart:

1. Select a dashboard in the Navigation pane.

2. Click the Add Widget button in the Ribbon.

3. Choose the type of Column chart widget.

4. Select a list that will be used as the data source for your widget.

5. Complete the required fields of the Widget Settings page as shown in the table below:

Value

Description

Widget name

Widget name will be displayed as a title for the widget in the dashboard.

Data source

A list of tasks or items used as a data source for this widget.

Group by 1

Choose a field in which you want to combine data into a single sector.

Group by 2

Choose a field in which you want to combine data into a single sector.

Stacked

Columns will be placed on top of each other to make a single column.

Data grouping inside sector

Choose how to group the data in the sector.

6. When finished, click the Finish button. The widget will be added to your dashboard.