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Excel.ChartObjects xlCharts = (Excel.ChartObjects)oSheet.ChartObjects(Type.Missing);
                     Excel.ChartObject myChart = (Excel.ChartObject)xlCharts.Add(10, 80, 450, 275);
                     oSheet.Shapes.Item("Chart 1").Top = (float)(double)oSheet.get_Range("A15", "A16").Top;
                     Excel.Chart Chart1 = myChart.Chart;
                     Chart1.ChartType = Excel.XlChartType.xlColumnClustered;

                     oRange = oSheet.get_Range("V1", "V15");
                     Chart1.SetSourceData(oRange, Type.Missing);

                     //Set the Chart Title 
                     Chart1.HasTitle = true;
                     Chart1.ChartTitle.Text = "5_lot_yield_trend_B2";


                     //Set the y-axis 

                     var B2yaxis = (Excel.Axis)Chart1.Axes(Excel.XlAxisType.xlValue, Excel.XlAxisGroup.xlPrimary);
                     B2yaxis.HasTitle = true;
                     B2yaxis.AxisTitle.Text = "Yield Percentage";

                     //Vertical Allignment of y-axis title

                     B2yaxis.AxisTitle.Orientation = Excel.XlOrientation.xlVertical;

                     //Set the X-axis
                     var B2xaxis = (Excel.Axis)Chart1.Axes(Excel.XlAxisType.xlCategory, Excel.XlAxisGroup.xlPrimary);
                     B2xaxis.HasTitle = true;
                     B2xaxis.AxisTitle.Text = "Lot Number";

                Excel.SeriesCollection seriescollectionB2= Chart1.SeriesCollection();
                Excel.Series B2series1 = seriescollectionB2.NewSeries();
                B2series1.XValues = oSheet.get_Range("A2", "A7");

             
               B2series1.Points(5).Color = System.Drawing.Color.Red; 


Hi. I have a code to plot a bar chart on Excel using c#. However, I want to have a different colour, for example red, for a particular point, say Point 5.
However, I have an error of "invalid parameter - COMException was unhandled" at the line
B2series1.Points(0).Color = System.Drawing.Color.Black


How do I solve this issue? Thank you very much for any help given!

What I have tried:

I've tried changing the series name and added in System.Drawing for references.
Posted
Updated 14-Oct-20 22:58pm

1 solution

The Collection starts at index 1 not 0
 
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