Getting started July 1, 2019

Walkthrough: Creating a chart in the Visual Grid

Tags: Grunt Long-form PowerPoint Excel Rules Visual Grid Charts Data connection

In this tutorial you'll learn how you can create a chart in a visual grid with data linked to an Excel file. We also explain how you can add auxiliary information to your chart, such as bubbles or rectangles with data that should be lined up with your chart elements. During the process we'll also touch upon a vast amount of tips and tricks when working with Grunt.

Learn how to create a data connected chart in Grunt. This tutorial covers the following topics:

  • Importing and linking data from Excel
  • Visual grid structure: organizing columns & rows
  • Formatting Grunt's with rules
  • Number formatting
  • Editing data in PowerPoint
  • A bunch of minor tips & tricks