Changing the bucket count
The default number of histogram buckets is
10, but you can easily change the
number of buckets.
To change the number of histogram buckets, click Settings in the
VISUAL menu, open the Basic section, and
adjust the selector for the Bucket count option. The default value is
The following image contrasts the appearance of a histogram with 10 buckets and a histogram with 20 buckets. Notice that as the number of buckets doubles, the range of values covered by each bucket is reduced by half.