In a think-cell chart labels are misplaced. When you click on a segment or label, the outline indicating the selection does not match the corresponding segment or label:
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Get the latest think-cell version from our download web page and install it. The latest version contains solutions for all known instances of this problem, except a problem caused by Trend Micro or, respectively, Comodo Internet Security, as described in section Exceptions.
If you are using Trend Micro and you are experiencing this problem, you may want to contact Trend Micro's support and refer to ticket SR1-1-1049512075.
If you are using Comodo Internet Security and you are experiencing this problem, you may want to contact Comodo's support and refer to ticket BOA-996-21661.
Apparently, Trend Micro and Comodo inhibit correct evaluation of the HIGHDPIAWARE compatibility setting for Microsoft Graph, when Microsoft Graph is invoked via COM API. This cannot be reproduced when inserting Microsoft Graph charts interactively, but it can be reproduced without think-cell by using just a few lines of VBA code.
Make sure the HIGHDPIAWARE setting of Microsoft Graph is enabled
Open the installation folder of your Microsoft Office version.
Right click on the GRAPH.EXE → Properties → Compatibility → Settings.
If the checkbox Disable display scaling on high DPI settings is empty, tick it and confirm with OK.
Open PowerPoint and open the VBA editor with Alt + F11.
Select your workbook and click on Insert → New module.
Paste the following macro and run it by clicking Run Macro or by pressing F5.
Sub insertGraph() Dim sld As PowerPoint.Slide Set sld = ActiveWindow.View.Slide Dim shp As PowerPoint.Shape Set shp = sld.Shapes.AddOLEObject(100, 100, -1, -1, "MSGraph.Chart.8") shp.Select End Sub
When using 100% DPI settings Microsoft Graph chart fills its containing shape (Microsoft Graph and PowerPoint agree about the resolution of the EMF graphic), while the bad result in the screenshot shows an Microsoft Graph chart that is squeezed into the upper left corner of its shape (Microsoft Graph and PowerPoint create/render the EMF graphic based on different assumptions). When double clicking on the chart, it resizes to the correct size.
Until the respective vendors provide an update that solves the problem, the following workarounds are available:
To our knowledge all instances of this issue are fixed, except the problem caused by Trend Micro and, respectively, Comodo. If the problem still occurs with the latest version and you are not using Trend Micro or Comodo, contact our support team.
Please send us the think-cell log files. For this, open PowerPoint and go to Insert → think-cell → More → Request Support. The log files will be automatically attached to a new email.
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