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I'm willing to use numbers to create a chart.

Unfortunately it is creating the chart using the rows of my data source and I can find how to tell it to use columns instead.

Do you know how I could set that?

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I found it out. It was actually simple. I just had to go to the table containing the data and click on the little icon at the top-left of the table.

I added a couple of pictures to clarify what I had to click. Notice the arrow on the first arrow that shows the button you have to click.

Graph by columnsGraph by rows

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This is exactly what it says in the Help documentation. I just don't have any option like that. Can you at please give the name of the menu item or the action that must be performed? Right now I'm right-clicking (control-clicking) on the the little spotted box that appears in the very upper left corner and I just don't see any such options! If I don't look at the contextual menu that comes up, all I can do is scale and move the table, without or with the icon visible. –  NOTjust -- user4304 Feb 27 '13 at 23:31
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I added a couple of picture. I hope it is clearer now. –  mariosangiorgio Feb 28 '13 at 8:15
    
thanks so much! –  NOTjust -- user4304 Mar 1 '13 at 18:53
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