How to load data into an Excel spreadsheet

Plot with galactic coordinates

  • Mark the cells which show the values for the galactic latitudes and longitudes with the left mouse cursor

  • Activate the plot tool: go to "Insert" in the menu bar and choose "X Y Scatter plot"

  • A chart with your data will show up in your spreadsheet
  • Click on the chart and select the corresponding chart layout in the menu bar
  • You can modify "axis title" and "chart title" by clicking on the labels
  • Double click on the axis to adjust the axis options if necessary
  • Your final plot will look like this (only few events included):

Last modified: 23 Aug 2012, 09:23 CET