SoftwareMicrosoft Office for MacPowerPointHow to Change the Chart Layout in PowerPoint 2013 How to Change the Chart Layout in PowerPoint 2013 Related Book PowerPoint 2013 For Dummies By Doug Lowe 13 Back Next Click the chart to select it. The Ribbon expands to include the Chart Tools tabs. 23 Back Next Click the Design tab on the Ribbon. Click the Quick Layout button. Doing this opens the Quick Layout Gallery. 33 Back Next Click the layout you want to use. The layout you select is applied to the chart. Changing the layout changes the appearance of a chart.