ChartSheetBase.PlotArea Property

 

Gets a PlotArea object that represents the plot area of a Microsoft.Office.Tools.Excel.ChartSheetBase.

Namespace:   Microsoft.Office.Tools.Excel
Assembly:  Microsoft.Office.Tools.Excel.v4.0.Utilities (in Microsoft.Office.Tools.Excel.v4.0.Utilities.dll)

public PlotArea PlotArea { get; }

Property Value

Type: Microsoft.Office.Interop.Excel.PlotArea

A PlotArea object that represents the plot area of a Microsoft.Office.Tools.Excel.ChartSheetBase.

The following code example uses the PlotArea property of the current Microsoft.Office.Tools.Excel.ChartSheetBase to change the color of the border around the plot area of the chart.

private void SetPlotAreaBorderColor()
{
    Globals.Sheet1.Range["A1", "A5"].Value2 = 22;
    Globals.Sheet1.Range["B1", "B5"].Value2 = 55;

    this.SetSourceData(Globals.Sheet1.Range["A1", "B5"],
        Excel.XlRowCol.xlColumns);
    this.ChartType = Excel.XlChartType.xl3DBarClustered;

    this.PlotArea.Border.Color =
        ColorTranslator.ToOle(Color.Green);
}
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