Animate a Chart in PowerPoint

Animate a chart in PowerPoint to make each column or point appear separately in order with these simple steps.

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  1. Copy a column chart from Excel.
  2. Paste it onto a blank PowerPoint slide.
  3. Select the Chart.
  4. Click the Animation Tab.
  5. Select the Fade In effect or any other desired entrance.
  6. Click on the Effects Options drop-down menu and choose By Series, By Category, By Element in Series, or By Element in Category.

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