Pivot Tables #4
Hello you experts out there.
I nned some Pivot table advice ( a website address for
basics would be great), for instance how to excplain
pivots and how to create them.
I use lots of products with lots of sizes from various
suppliers to name but a few columns. Is there a limit as
to the amount of columns of data?
Thank you very much.
check out Debra Dalgleish's site - http://www.contextures.com/tiptech.html -
she has a link to Jon Peltier's site which explains PT basics and then lots
more interesting info on them.
check out www.hcts.net.au/tipsandtric...Pivot Table Counting
I am having trouble trying to calculate fields through a pivot table.
Basically, I have a data set that looks like this:
Record Number State Value
1 CA 0
2 CA 12
3 CA 15
4 NJ 0
5 NJ 10
I want to set up a pivot table that will show 2 columns, one with th
total number of records and one with the total number of records wit
non-zero values. Both of the...Pivot Tables
I was windering if some one could provide me with a link to a tutorial for
what I am trying to do.
I have an aggregate table. This table has several groups and several
columns. The intersection of a group and column is an aggreate value such as
Sum function of a column value in that group.
Normally a Pivot table shows 1 aggregate value at the intersection of a
group and a column. What I want is:
To show more than one value at the intersection besides the aggregate value.
In other words, if a simple pivot table cell is:
Aggr(x,y) where aggr is an aggregate function such a...Comparing data between two columns
I have a worksheet with two columns that I need to compare data between. I
need to see what is different between one column and the next. There are
number and letter values in the column and about 180+ rows. The information
is scattered throughout the cells so there is no way to filter and check row
The columns look like this:
MP987654321 MP666 H1258
MP789456123 MP00000 H89
I need something that would tell me that all of the above valu...Report based on query w/subquery won't give a Report Footer total
I have a report that runs off a query which pulls item entry times per user.
Each record in the table has an EntryStartTime field which is updated as soon
as a user updates the first field in the entry form. (Technically the current
time is stored in a global variable which is updated once the record is
What I want to do is run a report showing how long it takes for a user to
begin a new entry (i.e. the time between the start of record 1 and the start
of record 2), and the average of those times. However, in my report, whenever
I try to add a field in the Report Footer that...Pivot Chart Formatting #5
How can I format a Pivot Chart and keep the customized format when refreshed?
This is a known issue by Microsoft.
Short answer, you can't do it. =(
One possible work around is to record a macro of you setting the formatting
of the chart, and then set it up so that the macro runs whenever the chart
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"Germeny Santos" wrote:
> How can I format a Pivot Chart and keep the customized format when refreshed?
This is dependent on what custom formatting you are refering to. T...Pivot table question: Sorting the subgroup in a pivot table (when using the top 10 option for the subgroup)
I have created a pivot table which has a one subgroup in the second
column from the left. It uses the Top 10 option, so there are 10
So my data looks something like this:
Group 1 50
Subgroup 1a 10
Subgroup 1b 40
Eight more subgroups
Group 2 30
Subgroup 2a 20
Subgroup 2b 10
Eight more subgroups
What I would like to do is sort by THe totals for Group 1, but then
also sort by the subgroups, based on the values for each subgroup
(similar to the "Sort by, ...Get External Data Macro
I need a macro that does the following:
Inserts a new worksheet
Names the worksheet Sheet1 (or any other name)
Prompts for Get External Data (allowing the user to find the file)
Is there any way to do this? Or at least the last 2 parts?
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...join multiple pivot tables?
How can I link up multiple pivottables all based on the same data where all i
would have to do is change the page option (drop down menu) from the first
pivot and the rest of the pivots would automatically adjust to match those?
There's a sample file here in which you can change the page field in one
pivot table, and all the related pivot tables change:
Under Pivot Tables, look for 'PT0021 - Change All Page Fields' or
'PT0008 - Change Multiple Page Fields'
> How can I link up mu...Help with pivot table
I'm after some help with a pivot table
I have created a work book to log certain defects, and would like to use a
pivot table to show defects per unit on an improvement tracker, is it
possible to have the pivot table to shift cells to the right when it is
updated and required more columns so it doesn't overwrite data on the sheet
it would be like this
the componet fault unit numbers & Total defects are the pivot table & the
action would be the start of the manual data
Compontent Fault Unit Numbers Total Defects Action
1 2 3 4 5
Light Inop 1 1 ...Populate 2nd combo box based on value selected in first combo box?
I have 3 combo boxes. The first one is static inputs, the second need
to be populated with inputs (via .AddItem) based on which input th
user selects from combobox one. The third needs to be populated (vi
.AddItem) based on what the user selects for the input in combobox 2.
Is this possible?? Thanks...
BTW..this form runs, but cmbFile is only populated with ".bsn"
Private Sub UserForm_Initialize()
'populate the 1st combo box - this is static info
.AddItem "Nitra...Can I permanently delete/hide data within Pivot Tables?
Microsoft Excel 2002
I have 155 clients which I need to run Pivot Tables for! All with the same
pivot table layout.
Is it possible to run the Pivot table with the 155 clients as a Template
basically, then somehow delete or permanently hide the data leaving only one
client, so that I can save multiple copies for each of the individual clients?
Or can I set up a pivot table where I can automatically feed in parameters?
Client details are stored on an Oracle database!
Right-click on a Page Field and select Field Settings from the context menu,
then click the Advanced button. Yo...IMPLEMENT_SERIAL (Changing the Base Class)
This might be a stupid question, or it could be incredibly
insightful... ...but hope it's not the latter.
I have a class that is probably about 3 levels away from the CObject
class. Like this:
Currently I serialize this object with the usual:
IMPLEMENT_SERIAL(ClassSerialMe, ClassA, VERSIONABLE_SCHEMA | 1 )
What would I need to do to change the base class of ClassA to:
And use the Serialize functionailty to a differnt version:
IMPLEMENT_SERIAL(ClassSerialMe, ClassB, VERSIONABLE_SCHEMA | 2 )
I...Moving SAN Based Server Drives
Our Exchange servers have a mixture of local and SAB storage. Each server
has an E: F: G: and H: drive configed on the SAN for DB and Trans logs.
We are moving over to an entirely new SAN and I have some questions
concerning how EMC wants to migrate these SAN Drives.
They want to create 4 new drives of the same size for each server say I: J:
K: and L:. Then they want to bring these drives online with the server.
They want us then to use System Manager and re-home each of the stores and
logs on the new servers.
My question is:
Should we let ESM move the DB and Logs to the new SAN dri...moving data dynamically based on empty cell
I have a data sheet that looks like this...
col a col b
I need it to look like this...
col a col b
since there is no consistency to the number of rows in col b with data, i
have to come up with a formula that is dynamic
The file has 20,000 rows so doing it manually is not the way to go.
Give this macro a try...
Dim Area As Range, LastRow As Long
Const ColLetter As String = "A&...Using formulas for pivot table
I know you have the count field but is there away to input a formula?
For example customer ordered 25 cases and each case weighs 4 lbs and
the end result would need to be total pounds ordered.
If you do the calculation in the pivot table you may not get the result
that you expect. If possible, add a field to the source data, and
calculate the order total there.
Then, add the OrderTotal field to the pivot table's data area.
> I know you have the count field but is there away to input a formula?
> For example customer ordered 25 cases and each case weighs 4 lbs...Possible to chart data for dates implicit within a range?
I have a list of computer programs with start and end dates for each. I need
to determine how many programs were running on my system on any given day.
Can I get this data for individual days between the start and end dates
without creating columns for each intermediate day? Ex.: Program 1 ran from
01/01/2005 to 01/14/2005. Program 2 ran from 01/06/2005 to 01/22/2005. Is it
possible to chart the total number of programs running on 01/08/2005 without
manually creating a column for that date?
You can compute this with formulas. Star with data in A1:C4 as follows:
...Hyperlink in Pivot Table
Is it possible to put hyperlinks into a pivot table to go to the detail in
other worksheets? I have a top 10 list of components with issues and would
like the user to be able to click on the component to go to the list of
issues. I thought if I put the hyperlink in the cell where the pivot table
is getting it's info, it would come through, but that didn't work. Any
Just double clicking on the cell with the data of interest, will open
another sheet showing all of the entries making up that value.
Delete the newly created sheet after you have finished w...Converting Year to Date Data to Month to Date
I have the following problem:
I havea production table of all my agents the production comes in as a
download each month but it is in Year to date totals. I would like to know
how I change the data so that it is showing month to date production.
i have changed the data to cross tab with the date as the column headings.
The I created a select query and subtracted Jan from Feb to get the Feb
I need to get this data in a normalized table formate with the Production
date in one column and the monthly production in a second column.
Thanks in advance for any help
Use a subq...Data validation and empty cells
How to avoid empty entries in drop down box if some of cell from A1:A7
Sort A1:A7 so that the empties are at the bottom and use
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"Kris" <email@example.com> wrote in message
> range("d1").Validation.add formula1:=
> "=$A$1:$A$7",Type:=xlValidateList,oper...chart options show data table
Currently using 2 workbooks to produce 1 chart - the source data in workbook
1 and the chart in workbook 2. We also are using the "show data table" option
to most easily view all values in the chart. We would like this data to keep
it's currency format to best reflect the values in the chart; however, the
data table loses this formatting when we close workbook 1. Is there any way
to hang onto this formatting after the workbook is closed?
Data tables in charts are not particularly flexible or capable.
You combine the workbooks. Alternatively, put a table in the chart's...Flowcharting Table relations
Hey guys and girls. New one for you. I am doing an IT audit of Great Plains
and need to flowchart how the data files are related to each other.
In other words, how does one file feed into another file, and what field or
fields in a particular table is used to relate/link to another table.
Does anyone where I can find such information?
Check out the Great Plains SDK available on the installation CDs. There
are several diagrams that describe table relationships. Also, there are
module documents that contain posting flowcharts.
Corporate Software Consultants...Help on Custom Data Validation
What should be the formula in custom data validation so that when A1 is
empty no entry will be accepted in A2? Please no VB!
as your formula in Data Validation for A2
Hope this helps.
"JON JON" <conrado_capistranoREMOVE@msn.com> wrote in message
> Dear NG,
> What should be the formula in custom data validation so that when A1 is
> empty no entry will be accepted in A2? Please no VB!
I woul...Pivot Tables #40
Does anyone know if there is a way to quickly clear a field list? I can't
find a keyboard shortcut or anything else in any of the help/support avenues
Thanks in advance for the help.
Are you trying to clear all the check boxes in the field's dropdown
list? In Excel 2002 and later versions, there's a Show All checkbox. In
Excel 2000, and earlier versions, you can use programming to hide or
show the items -- there's sample code here:
> Does anyone know if there is a way to quickl...I need to convert a word table to excel
When I try doing this by copying the table it appears in excelwith one or two
empty lines in between each of my lines that I needed converting. Why is
usually means there are superfluous paragraph marks in the Word table.
"Aaron" <Aaron@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
> When I try doing this by copying the table it appears in excelwith one or
> empty lines in between each of my lines that I needed converting. Why is