#### Formulas Referencing Pivot Table results

```I'm using a pivot table to sum batting statistics.  I
calculate the batting average by referencing cells in the
table.

However, when I add a new batter or remove a batter, and
refresh the table, the formula references are incorrect.

Why is that and is there a way to maintain formula
references as new batters are added/removed?

Thanks

John

``` 0 5/10/2004 8:17:36 PM excel.misc  78881 articles. 5 followers. 1 Replies 625 Views Similar Articles

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```It sounds like you could use a calculated field in your pivottable.

show the pivottable toolbar if it's not already shown.
click on PivotTable dropdown
click on formulas
click on calculated field

Give it a nice name (Batting Average?).
and make the formula
=hits/atbats

Jkiser wrote:
>
> I'm using a pivot table to sum batting statistics.  I
> calculate the batting average by referencing cells in the
> table.
>
> However, when I add a new batter or remove a batter, and
> refresh the table, the formula references are incorrect.
>
> Why is that and is there a way to maintain formula
> references as new batters are added/removed?
>
> Thanks
>
> John

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Dave Peterson
ec35720@msn.com
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