Display No Data in Pivot

I am using Excell 2007, and I have create a pivot table, and I have a number 
of reps that I want to display in my pivot and their sales amounts.  In my 
data table, I have created "dummy" rows with the reps names, but sales $ are 
blank because they haven't sold anything.  I want their name to show up in my 
pivot table as blanks.  Right now only names with sales show up.

I see under PivtoTable Options, under the Display tab ther is a box to click 
to "Show Itmes with no Data on Rows", but it is greyed out.

Any idea how to un-grey out this option?
2/18/2010 10:32:01 PM
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Those settings are for OLAP based pivot tables only.
If your pivot table is based on Excel data, right-click on a name in the 
Sales Rep field
Click Field Settings
On the Layout & Print tab, add a check mark to Show Items With No Data
Click OK

Warm FL wrote:
> I am using Excell 2007, and I have create a pivot table, and I have a number 
> of reps that I want to display in my pivot and their sales amounts.  In my 
> data table, I have created "dummy" rows with the reps names, but sales $ are 
> blank because they haven't sold anything.  I want their name to show up in my 
> pivot table as blanks.  Right now only names with sales show up.
> I see under PivtoTable Options, under the Display tab ther is a box to click 
> to "Show Itmes with no Data on Rows", but it is greyed out.
> Any idea how to un-grey out this option?

Debra Dalgleish
Blog: http://blog.contextures.com

2/20/2010 1:08:27 AM

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