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ChartGroup Properties 

  Name Description
Application Returns an Application object that represents the creator of the specified object (you can use this property with an OLE Automation object to return the application of that object).
AxisGroup Returns the group for the specified chart group or series.
BubbleScale Returns or sets the scale factor for bubbles in the specified chart group. Can be an integer value from 0 (zero) to 300, corresponding to a percentage of the default size. Applies only to bubble charts.
Creator Returns a 32-bit integer that indicates the application in which this object was created. If the object was created in Microsoft Excel, this property returns the string XCEL, which is equivalent to the hexadecimal number 5843454C.
DoughnutHoleSize Returns or sets the size of the hole in a doughnut chart group. The hole size is expressed as a percentage of the chart size, between 10 and 90 percent.
DownBars Returns a DownBars object that represents the down bars on a line chart. Applies only to line charts.
DropLines Returns a DropLines object that represents the drop lines for a series on a line chart or area chart. Applies only to line charts or area charts.
FirstSliceAngle Returns or sets the angle of the first pie-chart or doughnut-chart slice in degrees (clockwise from vertical). Applies only to pie, 3-D pie, and doughnut charts.
GapWidth Bar and Column charts: Returns or sets the space between bar or column clusters as a percentage of the bar or column width. Pie of Pie and Bar of Pie charts: Returns or sets the space between the primary and secondary sections of the chart.
Has3DShading True if the chart group has three-dimensional shading. This property only applies to surface charts and will return a run-time error if you try to set it to a non-surface chart.
HasDropLines True if the line chart or area chart has drop lines. Applies only to line and area charts.
HasHiLoLines True if the line chart has high-low lines. Applies only to line charts.
HasRadarAxisLabels True if a radar chart has axis labels. Applies only to radar charts.
HasSeriesLines True if a stacked column chart or bar chart has series lines or if a Pie of Pie chart or Bar of Pie chart has connector lines between the two sections. Applies only to stacked column charts, bar charts, Pie of Pie charts, or Bar of Pie charts.
HasUpDownBars True if a line chart has up and down bars. Applies only to line charts.
HiLoLines Returns a HiLoLines object that represents the high-low lines for a series on a line chart. Applies only to line charts.
Index Returns the index number of the object within the collection of similar objects.
Overlap Specifies how bars and columns are positioned. Can be a value between –100 and 100. Applies only to 2-D bar and 2-D column charts.
Parent Returns the parent object for the specified object.
RadarAxisLabels Returns a TickLabels object that represents the radar axis labels for the specified chart group.
SecondPlotSize Returns or sets the size of the secondary section of either a Pie of Pie chart or a Bar of Pie chart, as a percentage of the size of the primary pie. Can be a value from 5 to 200.
SeriesLines Returns a SeriesLines object that represents the series lines for a stacked bar chart or a stacked column chart. Applies only to stacked bar and stacked column charts.
ShowNegativeBubbles True if negative bubbles are shown for the chart group. Valid only for bubble charts.
SizeRepresents Returns or sets what the bubble size represents on a bubble chart. Can be either of the following XlSizeRepresents constants: xlSizeIsArea or xlSizeIsWidth.
SplitType Returns or sets the way the two sections of either a Pie of Pie chart or a Bar of Pie chart are split.
SplitValue Returns or sets the threshold value separating the two sections of either a Pie of Pie chart or a Bar of Pie chart.
SubType  
Type  
UpBars Returns an UpBars object that represents the up bars on a line chart. Applies only to line charts.
VaryByCategories True if Microsoft Excel assigns a different color or pattern to each data marker. The chart must contain only one series.
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