graph background

In the Object Manager, click on the Graph object and select the Line tab. The background line will appear at the edge of the graph window. The default graph background is a black square. This can be customized to display any other background. In this example, the line is displayed for a bar chart. Afterward, select the type of background and choose the colors. To change the colors of the background, click on the corresponding tab.

The default y-axis is set to 400 x 300 pixels. Aside from that, you can customize the color, width, and style of your graph’s tick marks. You can even specify the type of font and its characteristics, if needed. When formatting numerical data values, use the dvt:timeSelector attribute. You can also use the dvt:x1Title, dvt:y1Title, and dvt:y1Titles attributes.


The Graph background Color can be changed to a color that matches the slide scheme. The graph background color should not be white, but it can be turned off to make it more contrasted. Changing the Graph Background Color can make the graph appear more vibrant. The colors you choose should be related to the color scheme you use in your slide. To choose the right color, you can consult the RGB color table. Changing the line and text weights can also be changed using the Global settings.


The default background color in Excel is black. You can change this to a color you like. Click on the Data tab to select all of the data in the graph. Then, click on the Graph Background option. You can also change the Graph Background color in the tab. Select the color of the Graph Background and click the OK button to apply the changes. Once the graph background is set, you can also change the title by clicking it on the ribbon.


In Prism, you can choose between a transparent background and a white background. Clear background allows you to see the colors and objects of your graph without obscuring the background. Be aware that not all export formats support transparency, such as JPG or BMP. To avoid this problem, it is best to use Send-to-PowerPoint. Otherwise, you will end up with an inconsistent graph. Just be sure to set the font size and type a clear background.


You can also customize the graphs’ appearance using custom style sheets. Select properties for the graph nodes and then click on the StyleClass attribute. From here, you can choose which CSS style class you want. When the graph has a custom style sheet, you can set its background color using the Font property. If you do not set a font color, you can select a different font style for the text in the graph. This will be your choice in most cases.