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How do I create a pie chart in PowerPoint?

January 8, 2023 /

To create a pie chart in PowerPoint, follow these steps:

  1. Open the PowerPoint presentation and go to the slide where you want to insert the pie chart.
  2. Click the “Insert” tab in the ribbon and click the “Pie Chart” button in the “Charts” group.
  3. In the “Insert Chart” window, select the “Pie” chart type and click “OK”.
  4. A placeholder for the pie chart will be inserted on the slide.
  5. To enter the data for the pie chart, double-click on the chart to open the “Chart Data” window.
  6. In the “Chart Data” window, enter the data in the table. Each row represents a data point, and each column represents a value or category.
  7. To customize the appearance of the pie chart, click on the chart to select it and use the buttons and options in the “Design” and “Format” tabs in the ribbon to change the layout, colors, and other formatting options.

By following these steps, you can create a pie chart in PowerPoint and customize it to suit your needs.