Can't Paste Link with New Excel 2016 Chart Types
Created Chart with one of new Excel 2016 Chart Types
Want to Paste Link into Word document
But Paste Link is grayed out
Created different Chart with a different one of the new Excel 2016 Chart Types
Same result - Paste Link is grayed out
Created different Chart with one of the old Chart Types and Past Link is there
Paste Link is the default for the new chart types in Office 2016 and its the only option right now. As such, the chart pasted into Word should update if the data in the source Excel document is changed. Currently, the new chart types do not support Embedding the entire workbook.