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[Calc] Remove data points from chart [closed]

asked 2013-07-25 11:19:24 +0200

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updated 2014-01-08 00:32:27 +0200

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I create a chart (XY Scatter) from two columns of data (corresponding to X and Y axis). Now from this chart I want to manually remove some outlier points. How can I do that please?

I tried to click on the point to be removed and then press the Delete touch but that does not work (Error: "This function cannot be completed with the selected objects").

Thank you for your help.

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answered 2013-07-25 17:28:21 +0200

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Delete the offending points from your y column, or copy the y points to a new column, delete the "bad" points from the new column and plot that.

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answered 2013-07-25 17:52:42 +0200

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Just hide the lines containing the undesired points. This should suffice and you don't need to delete any of your original data.

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