How to Make A Six Sigma Chart in PowerPoint

A Six Sigma Chart is a flowchart of decisions and its outcomes — it is used as a decision support tool. It is also a way to show a diagram of the algorithm based on only conditional statements. The purpose of drawing a decision tree is to quickly understand the outcomes of a decision and further results of the decisions based on the previous outcomes.

You can easily create a decision tree in PowerPoint. This article is a step-by-step guide on how to create a decision tree in PowerPoint and EdrawMax.

How would you like to create your Six Sigma Chart?

How to Make A Six Sigma Chart in PowerPoint

Step 1:

Open PowerPoint on your computer.

Step 2:

Click on the File tab in the top left corner of the PowerPoint. Next, click on the New tab.

Step 3:

Open a blank slide. Now there are two ways to create a six sigma chart in PowerPoint—either you can use SmartArt Graphics and text options, or you can create six sigma ppt using a template. Here, we will be using the SmartArt Graphics to create our six sigma ppt in PowerPoint.

After opening the blank slide in the editor window, go to the Insert tab. Then, from the Illustrations section, click the SmartArt Graphics tab.

Step 4:

A dialogue box will appear on the screen. From the dialogue box, you can find many categories of SmartArt Graphics. Go to the Cycle tab and then choose a suitable SmartArt Graphic to create your six sigma PowerPoint presentation. Then, click the OK button. You can see SmartArt graphic for six sigma in the below picture.

six sigma smart art

Step 5:

When you click the OK button, the smart graphic will revamp in the editor window on your screen. Here, you'll be able to edit the SmartArt graphic and add your six sigma ppt content in it according to your needs. You can see the six sigma SmartArt graphic in the image below.

A small editor box also appears with the SmartArt graphic to add the content in the SmartArt graphic.

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How to Make A Six Sigma Chart in EdrawMax

Step 1:

First of all, you need to log in to your EdrawMax account. If you don’t have used EdrawMax before, you can sign up for a free account with your email address. Then you can use EdrawMax for free.

Step 2:

Click on the Business tab. When you click the Business tab, you’ll see the menu will open in the right side window. You’ll find many options in the Business menu, as you can see in the below image. Click the large + sign to open the editor window.

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Step 3:

When you click the large + sign, the editor window will open. You need to find Six Sigma symbols from the Symbol Library.

Click the Symbol Library option on the top left side of the editor window. Next, a dialogue box will open. From the dialogue box, go to the Business menu. A dropdown menu for business symbol categories will appear. Then, mark the Six Sigma tab from the dropdown menu. Then, click the OK button to import the six sigma symbols in the editor window.

You can see the dialogue box in the image below.

six sigma symbol

Step 4:

Once the symbols are imported to the editor window, you can drag and drop the six symbols in the editor to create your six sigma chart using them.

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To edit the symbol, click in the boxes and enter your content. Likewise, you can make the boxes more attractive by using the FillLine, and Shadow options. 

There are many editing options available in EdrawMax to make sure your six sigma chart is customized according to your needs. You can change the transparency, change, type of fill, as well as add and remove layers.
Moreover, you can also change the properties of the line and shadow to make it according to your preference. With EdrawMax, the editing tools available are endless to ensure that the file you want is what you had in mind!

How to Save An Edraw Six Sigma as A PowerPoint File

After you have created your Six Sigma chart in EdrawMax, you can save it in different formats. If you want to save your Six Sigma chart in PowerPoint format, it is an easy process of two steps. Follow the below steps to save your Six Sigma chart as a PowerPoint file.

Step 1:

Click on File in the top left corner, from the drop-down menu select Export.

Step 2:

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From the Export menu, select Export to PowerPoint (.pptx), and your Edraw Six Sigma chart will be saved as a PowerPoint file to your computer. You can also export your files to cloud services like Dropbox and Google Drive on EdrawMax.

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