A pivot table is used to summarise data and is commonly used in spreadsheet programs such as Microsoft Excel. Visual Basic for Applications is a computer programming language developed by Microsoft and used to automate routine tasks in Microsoft Office applications. You may need to write VBA code to delete pivot tables if you have a workbook with a lot of worksheets and you need to manually delete them. In a few steps you may write VBA code to delete a pivot table.
- Skill level:
Other People Are Reading
Start Microsoft Office Excel and type "Columns" in "A1", "Data" in "B1", "Field" in "A2", "12" in "B2", "Field2" in "A3", and "13" in "B3".
Click "A1", press "Ctrl" and "A," click the "Insert" menu and select "PivotTable." Click "OK."
Check the boxes next to "Columns" and "Data."
Select the "Developer" tab, then click "Visual Basic." Click the "Insert" menu and select "Module."
Copy and paste the code below into your new module to delete the pivot table you have just created.
Private Sub deletePivotTable()
Dim Ptbl As PivotTable Dim wrkSheet As Worksheet For Each wrkSheet In ActiveWorkbook.Worksheets For Each Ptbl In wrkSheet.PivotTables Range("A3:B6").Select Selection.Delete Shift:=xlToLeft Range("A1").Select Exit Sub Next Ptbl Next wrkSheet
- 20 of the funniest online reviews ever
- 14 Biggest lies people tell in online dating sites
- Hilarious things Google thinks you're trying to search for