Video: Sparklines—Use tiny charts to show data trends

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As you look at rows and rows of data, sometimes it’s hard to immediately make sense of it. Add tiny charts called sparklines next to data to give readers a picture of what the data means, making it easy to spot patterns and trends.


After completing this course you will be able to:

  • Add sparklines to spreadsheet cells.

  • Determine which kind of sparkline to use.

  • Change sparkline styles.

  • Clear sparklines from spreadsheet cells.

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