PivotTable.EnableDataValueEditing Property (Excel)

True to disable the alert for when the user overwrites values in the data area of the PivotTable. True also allows the user to change data values that previously could not be changed. The default value is False. Read/write Boolean.

expression .EnableDataValueEditing

expression A variable that represents a PivotTable object.

Any editing performed on data values is lost upon refresh.

This example determines the alert setting for overwriting values in the data area and notifies the user. The example assumes a PivotTable exists on the active worksheet.

Sub CheckAlertSetting() 
 Dim pvtTable As PivotTable 
 Set pvtTable = ActiveSheet.PivotTables(1) 
 ' Determine alert setting. 
 If pvtTable.EnableDataValueEditing = False Then 
 MsgBox "Alert is enabled." 
 MsgBox "Alert is disabled." 
 End If 
End Sub