API/Samples/StarBasic/Impress/Insert a Chart

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    Description: Create a new Chart object on a slide of a presentation or the page of a draw document.
    Programming Language: StarBasic
    Author: Björn Milcke, 2007

    Sub Main
        ' get the first slide
        Set oPage = ThisComponent.getDrawPages().getByIndex(0)
        ' create an OLE2Shape
        Set oOLEShape = ThisComponent.createInstance( "com.sun.star.drawing.OLE2Shape" )
        ' important: first add the shape
        oPage.add( oOLEShape )
        Dim oPos As New com.sun.star.awt.Point
        Dim oSize As New com.sun.star.awt.Size
        oPos.X = 0
        oPos.Y = 0	
        oSize.Width = 8000
        oSize.Height = 7000
        oOLEShape.Size = oSize
        oOLEShape.Position = oPos
        ' then make the OLE object a chart. The class-id is for charts, use exactly this one
        oOLEShape.CLSID = "12dcae26-281f-416f-a234-c3086127382e"
        ' get the chart's model for modification
        Set oChartModel = oOLEShape.Model
        If Not IsNull( oChartModel ) Then
            ' e.g., Set a main title
            oChartModel.HasMainTitle = True
            oChartModel.Title.String = "Created via UNO API"
    End Sub

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