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ShowAs Property


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PivotShowAsEnum can be one of these PivotShowAsEnum constants.
plShowAsNormal Default 
plShowAsPercentOfColumnParent Display the totals as a percentage of the total of each item's parent column.
plShowAsPercentOfColumnTotal Display the totals as a percentage of the total of each item's column.
plShowAsPercentOfGrandTotal Display the totals as a percentage of the grand total of all the data.
plShowAsPercentOfRowParent Display the totals as a percentage of the total of each item's parent row.
plShowAsPercentOfRowTotal Display the totals as a percentage of the total of each item's row.

expression.ShowAs

expression   Required. An expression that returns a PivotTotal object.

Example

This example adds a new total to PivotTable1. The new total is formatted to display as a percentage of the parent row field, and will not appear in the PivotTable Field List dialog box.

Sub Add_Total()

    Dim vwView
    Dim ptConstants
    Dim totNewTotal

    Set vwView = PivotTable1.ActiveView
    Set ptConstants = PivotTable1.Constants

    ' Add a new total named "Total Budget" to the current view.
    Set totNewTotal = vwView.AddTotal("Total Budget", vwView.FieldSets("Budget").Fields(0), _
             ptConstants.plFunctionSum)

    ' Insert the newly created total into the detail area of the PivotTable.
    vwView.DataAxis.InsertTotal totNewTotal

    ' Show the totals as a percentage of the parent row field.
    totNewTotal.ShowAs = ptConstants.plShowAsPercentOfRowParent

    ' Do not display the new total in the PivotTable Field List dialog box.
    totNewTotal.DisplayInFieldList = False

End Sub

 

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