Flowcharting in Excel Series

Flow Chart Symbol Styles Cheat Sheet

By Nicholas Hebb

Note: This style cheat sheet is aimed at Excel 2003 and previous versions. Starting with Excel 2007, Office applications came pre-equipped with a nice gallery of built-in styles.

Style Template Download

Download the flowchart styles cheat sheet

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About the Flow Chart Styles Cheat Sheet

The style cheat sheet lets you quickly apply attractive and professional looking formats to your Excel flow charts and process maps. The Excel download includes easy to follow instructions for applying the flow chart symbol formatting using the built-in Format Painter tool in Excel.

Flow Chart Style Previews

Solid Fill Colors Gradient Fill Colors Themed Fill Colors
Solid Filled Symbols Gradient Filled Symbols Themed Filled Symbols


About the Author

Nicholas Hebb

Nicholas Hebb is the owner and developer of BreezeTree Software, makers of FlowBreeze Flowchart Software, a text-to-flowchart maker, and Spreadspeed, an auditing and productivity toolset for Microsoft Excel®.