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Is it possible to use the results of a calculated field as part of a new calculated field? I know further calculation could be done outside the pivot table but I was hoping there was a way to somehow do this within the pivot table.

Appreciate your feedback!

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Accessing the values of one calculated field in another such field from the Pivot Table menu doesn't seem possible.

Here are two facts that were encouraging, but I suspect are dead ends:

  • Access columns from the origin sheet of your pivot table via their header values;
  • There is a GETPIVOTDATA() function to access pivot table data.

Regardless of trying to reference pivot table headers local to the workbook or as absolute values, I wasn't able to make it cooperate.

As another misfortune, you can't create a table which explicitly references another. So while you can create a new column with cells referencing cells, any expansion or contraction of the table may cause those outside cells to become inaccurate.

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