Sunday Night Music – Pivot tables – the Musical!

Pivot Tables Make Everything Just Right

Just watch and enjoy. Continue Reading

PowerPivot for Excel 2010 and SharePoint 2010

On Friday, I was catching up on my podcasts and listing to Hilton Giesenow’s The MOSS Show and in Episode 34 Hilton interviews Pej Javaheri from the SharePoint B.I. team at Microsoft about Business Intelligence and SharePoint.

What got my attention was PowerPivot which is an add-in for Excel or SharePoint that allows you to connect to large tables of data to do pivot table like analysis. Continue Reading

Grouping by Dates in Pivot Tables Excel 2010/2007

How to summarize data in Pivot Tables using Dates. Very useful if you need to summarize point of sale data, maintenance or expense records by month, week or fortnight (14 days) Continue Reading

How to Create Calculated Items in Pivot Tables

Excel 2007/2010 How to Create Calculated Items in Pivot Tables Continue Reading

Calculated Fields in Pivot Tables

The following short movie illustrates preparing calculated fields in pivot tables in Excel 2010. This technique is very similar for Excel 2007. This is the first of a short series on Pivot Tables that I am preparing. Continue Reading