If you make charts in Excel, you’ve probably noticed that Excel’s default is a column chart.  That’s great if you make a lot of column charts, but what if you mostly make pie charts, or scatter charts, or those funny bubble charts?  The good people at Tech Republic have written a great article that includes a keyboard shortcut to make a chart with the push of a button, and how to change the default chart type.

Change Excel’s default chart type at Tech Republic.