adding excel sheet and displaying x and y but no show on map?

Discussion created by britainie on Jan 18, 2012
Latest reply on Jan 18, 2012 by alphabetasoup
hi, I am having issues with my x and y data  not appearing on my map. I have added the excel sheet to the layers and displayed x&y data and it creates a layer but I need that layer to be shown on the map. Can someone help me on understanding why this is happening?