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Edit a Pareto Chart

Who can edit a Chart?

  • Any of the Authors

  • Anyone with the "Chart Administrator" permission


How do I edit a Pareto Chart’s details?

Open the Pareto Chart you want to work with, then:

  • Click 2017-10-06_1631.png in the top right corner of the page.

  • Click 2017-12-27_1616.png in the resulting drop-down menu.



In the resulting window, you can:

  • Edit the name of the Chart.

  • Edit any fields and Attributes. The available sections will depend on the configuration of that Chart type as determined by your organization.

  • Edit the parent - this is the item under which this Chart is nested. If you want this Chart to be stand-alone, leave the “Parent” field blank.

  • Check the box next to “Make Private” to restrict access to this Chart to only people on its team or people with the "View Private" permission for Charts in this Location. 

    Leave this box unchecked to allow access to anyone with the “View” permission for Charts in this Location.

Click 2018-05-29_1606.png when you’re satisfied with the Chart’s details.


How do I edit a Pareto Chart’s data?

Open the Pareto Chart you want to work with, then:

  • Click 2017-10-06_1631.png in the top right corner of the page.

  • Click 2018-10-08_1427.png in the resulting drop-down menu.



On the resulting screen, make sure you’re in the “Data” tab, then proceed.


Add a data series

If you want to add a new series, click 2018-05-29_1559.png.



In the resulting window, you can:

  • Enter a title.

  • (**Optional**) Enter a description.

  • Choose the color that should be used for that series.

  • Click 2018-05-29_1606.png when you're done configuring the series.

Once you save the Chart, the automatically generated accumulative percentage series will be created.

Edit an existing data series

To edit an existing data series, click 2016-06-20_1027.png next to the series's name. In the resulting window, customize the pareto series as described above.



Additionally, you can edit the accumulative percentage series by clicking its name. You can:

  • Choose the color that should be used for the series.

  • Check "Dashed Line" if you want the series to be represented by a dashed line rather than a solid one."

  • Check "Show Markers" if you want to display the data point markers on the line.


Import your data

If you want to quickly transfer data from an Excel spreadsheet into a KaiNexus Chart, consider using the Chart import function.

NOTE: You can use the import function to update data and add rows of data, but not to add new series or delete existing rows.

For more information on importing data, check out this support page.


Add rows

You can add lots of rows at once by clicking 2016-06-28_1559.png.


In the resulting window:

  • Enter the number of rows you want to add.

  • Click 2018-05-29_1606.png.

If you just need to add a single row (or multiple rows, one at a time), click 2016-08-23_2009.png near the bottom of the Chart window.



Edit the Chart’s Advanced Options

To edit Charts Options, please refer to the support page Edit Advanced Chart Options.


Add and edit data

Once you've added your rows, you can add individual data points. To do so, click on the appropriate column and row intersection, then enter the appropriate value.

When you're finished updating the Chart, click 2018-05-29_1606.png.


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