can excel view drill throughs in a pivot table

I'm building pivot tables in Excel 2000 based on data cubes from SQL 2000 
Analysis Services.  Is there anyway to view the drill down from the data 
fields in a Excel pivot table?  I try doubleclicking in a data field cell 
and get a message saying that I can only get detail from rows or columns.


Andy S.
MCSE NT/2000, MCDBA SQL 7/2000

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Oh, the message you are receiving is because you are clicking on a cell and 
Excel does not have native drillthrough capabilities.  A good example of 
modifying Excel (via VBA) to have drillthrough capabilities can be found at:

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> I'm building pivot tables in Excel 2000 based on data cubes from SQL 2000 
> Analysis Services.  Is there anyway to view the drill down from the data 
> fields in a Excel pivot table?  I try doubleclicking in a data field cell 
> and get a message saying that I can only get detail from rows or columns.
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