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Combine data rows in Pie Chart

Postby Jayntree » Fri, 17 Mar 2006 02:20:40 GMT

I have a large excel spreadsheet that has client names and transaction
amounts on it (along with other data).  I made a chart that has the
names and amount percentages on it, but there is a problem.  It lists
every transaction from a client as a different piece of the pie.  So if
a client has 5 transactions he has 5 pieces of the pie.  Any way I can
get Excel to recognize the same name and group it on a pie chart?
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Re: Combine data rows in Pie Chart

Postby Andy Pope » Fri, 17 Mar 2006 18:15:37 GMT

Hi,

You need to summarize the data with formula or pivot table, the chart 
will not do it for you.

Cheers
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