Copying and Exporting Charts

You will not be able to save the chart within the project. To capture the chart for later review or analysis within the project, you can copy the image and paste it in a memo or paste it as a picture.

For presentation or reporting purposes, you can export each chart as a PDF or as an image (.jpg, .jpeg, .bmp or .gif).

To copy a chart and create a picture source:

  1. Click on the open chart in Detail View.

  2. In the Edit menu, click Copy.

  3. Click on the folder where you want to store the new source.

  4. In the Edit menu, click Paste.

The New Picture dialog box is displayed.

  1. Enter the Name and Description.

  2. Click OK. The new picture source is created.

Refer to Copying Pictures for more details.


To export a chart as PDF or image:

  1. Click on the open chart.

  2. In the Project menu, click Export Chart.

The Save As dialog box is displayed.

  1. In the Save in list, select the destination for the exported file.

  2. In the File name field, enter a name for the exported source.

  3. In the Save as type field, select the format for the exported item. You can export the chart in .pdf, .jpg, .jpeg, .bmp or .gif format.

  4. Click Save.


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