About This Course

Who this course is for:

  • Those who want to take their Excel knowledge to the next level
  • Anyone who works with big data and wants to shorten the reporting processes with efficiency

What you’ll learn: 

  • Understand when to suppress and when not to suppress a formula error
  • Explore 5 intermediate skills of taming a pivot table’s calculations and formulas
  • Discover 7 intermediate skills of taming a pivot table’s display and layout
  • Understand 6 advanced skills of taming a pivot table
  • Recognize 10 keyboard shortcuts in working with a pivot table


  • Basic Excel knowledge
  • Excel Pivot Table basics, example – be able to open one Excel file and build a simple pivot table, etc.
  • Ideally completed the Excel Pivot Table: How to Tame the Excel Beast! course

The course is presented in four parts. 

First, the course reviews 5 basic skills in building a pivot table learned in “Excel Pivot Table: How to Tame the Excel Beast!”

Second, we demonstrate 12 intermediate maneuvers to tame the Pivot Table beast. They include:

  • How to solve a formula error in a pivot table
  • How to show a Running total
  • How to show averages. What average?
  • How to count unique items

Third, we demonstrate 6 advanced maneuvers to tame the Pivot Table beast. They include:

  • How to update manual filtered list 
  • How to set up a customized sorting order
  • How to cut down big file size
  • How to generate pivot reports for all entities

Last, the course shows 10 keyboard shortcuts used in building a pivot table. They include:

  • Ctrl + T to convert data list to data table
  • Alt + N + V to create a pivot table
  • Alt + F1 to insert a pivot chart

Our Promise to You

By the end of this course, you will have learned intermediate pivot table uses and functions in Excel.

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Course Curriculum

Section 1 - Introduction
Introduction 00:00:00
Recap Of Pivot Table Basic 00:00:00
Instructor 00:00:00
How This Course Is Compared With “Other Similar Courses” 00:00:00
What You Will Get From This Course? 00:00:00
Practice Tests And Answers 00:00:00
Section 2 - Intermediate Taming Maneuvers – Calculations And Formulas
How To Solve A Formula Error In A Pivot Table 00:00:00
How To Show A Running Total 00:00:00
How To Show Averages? What Average? 00:00:00
How To Show A List Of Formulas Used 00:00:00
How To Count Unique Items 00:00:00
Section 3 - Intermediate Taming Maneuvers – Display And Layout
How To Customize Pivot Table Fields Window 00:00:00
How To Add Or Remove Fields Quickly 00:00:00
How To Turn Grand Total Off 00:00:00
How To Repeat All Row Labels 00:00:00
How To Quickly Open Value Field Settings 00:00:00
How To Keep Formatting Upon Update 00:00:00
How To Set Up A Schedule To Refresh Pivot Tables 00:00:00
Section 4 - Advanced Taming Maneuvers
How To Remove Old Data From The Filter 00:00:00
How To Automatically Update Manual Filtered List 00:00:00
How To Set Up A Customized Sorting Order 00:00:00
How To Cut Down Big File Size 00:00:00
How To Get Original Field Name For A Renamed One 00:00:00
How To Generate Pivot Reports For All Entities 00:00:00
Section 5 - 10 Keyboard Shortcuts
To Convert Data List To Data Table 00:00:00
To Create A Pivot Table 00:00:00
To Open Calculated Field Window 00:00:00
To Insert A Pivot Chart 00:00:00
To Refresh 1 Pivot Table 00:00:00
To Refresh All Pivot Tables 00:00:00
To Group Fields 00:00:00
To Ungroup Fields 00:00:00
To Filter Out An Item 00:00:00
To Open The Old Pivot Table Wizard Window 00:00:00
Section 6 - Conclusion
Takeaways 00:00:00
Next Course And Q&A 00:00:00
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