think-cell is a powerful charting and layout software that aims to facilitate the creation of charts in Microsoft PowerPoint slides using Microsoft Excel data sheets. think-cell is able to produce scatter plots, bubble charts, line graphs, bar charts, waterfall charts, Mekko charts, Gantt charts, agendas, and more.

It uses built-in PowerPoint charts and shapes for its output, which means charts created with think-cell remain data-driven, changeable, and non-pixelated. There is a searchable online documentation for detailed instructions to get started with think-cell. Their screen-casts show quick examples of how to build charts.

For more information on think-cell and its functionality, please visit the think-cell website.

Usage Terms

think-cell offers their software for free to academic or non-profit organizations, used exclusively for education, public research or direct non-profit core operations. The think-cell license key is valid for a period of 6 months. Two weeks prior to the expiration of the key, a new key will be provided.

The software is available for free to Teach For Australia employees. For further questions, please reach out to Teach For Australia’s Head of ITS&S.