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ChartGroup.DownBars Property (PowerPoint)

office 365 dev account|Last Updated: 6/12/2017
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Returns the down bars on a line chart. Read-only DownBars.


expression. DownBars

expression A variable that represents a ChartGroup object.


This property applies only to line charts.


Note Although the following code applies to Microsoft Word, you can readily modify it to apply to PowerPoint.

The following example enables up bars and down bars for chart group one of the first chart in the active document and then sets their colors. You should run the example on a 2-D line chart that has two series that cross each other at one or more data points.

With ActiveDocument.InlineShapes(1)

    If .HasChart Then

        With Chart.ChartGroups(1)

            .HasUpDownBars = True

            .DownBars.Interior.ColorIndex = 3

            .UpBars.Interior.ColorIndex = 5

        End With

    End If

End With

See also


ChartGroup Object

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