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1. What is the easiest way to create a PivotTable?
Go to Insert > PivotTable Select your data
Select your data > turn it into an official Excel Table > Insert > PivotTable
Select a cell inside your data range > Insert > PivotTable
2. Assume that our data source has only three fields: Class (containing Alcohol and Food), Category (Appetizers, Bottled Beer, etc…) and Sales $, how would you configure the Pivot Table shown below?
Class on Columns, Category on Rows, Sales $ on Values.
Class on Rows, Category on Columns, Sales $ on Values.
Category on Rows, Sales on Rows, Class on Columns.
3. An important concept of PivotTables is to realize that the data is not “live”. What is the fastest way to refresh the data in this PivotTable (only) to ensure that it is up to date?
Close and re-open the file.
Right click any cell in the PivotTable and choose Refresh.
Select a cell in the PivotTable > Data tab > Refresh > Refresh
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