XL2002: Edits to PivotTables Do Not Bring Back New Columns

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If you create a PivotTable that contains grouped data, you may not be able to edit the data.

You can go into query by means of the PivotTable Wizard and add or delete fields of data to be returned to the PivotTable. However, when you return the data to the PivotTable, the field list does not show any changes that reflect the added or removed fields, even after you refresh the PivotTable.

Service Pack Information

This problem is corrected in Office XP Service Pack 3.To resolve this problem, obtain the latest service pack for Microsoft Office XP. For additional information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
307841 How to obtain the latest Office XP Service Pack

Hotfix Information

A supported hotfix is available from Microsoft. However, this hotfix is intended to correct only the problem that is described in this article. Apply this hotfix only to systems that are experiencing this specific problem.

If the hotfix is available for download, there is a "Hotfix download available" section at the top of this Knowledge Base article. If this section does not appear, submit a request to Microsoft Customer Service and Support to obtain the hotfix.

Note If additional issues occur or if any troubleshooting is required, you might have to create a separate service request. The usual support costs will apply to additional support questions and issues that do not qualify for this specific hotfix. For a complete list of Microsoft Customer Service and Support telephone numbers or to create a separate service request, visit the following Microsoft Web site: Note The "Hotfix download available" form displays the languages for which the hotfix is available. If you do not see your language, it is because a hotfix is not available for that language.The global version of this hotfix has the file attributes (or later) that are listed in the following table. The dates and times for these files are listed in coordinated universal time (UTC). When you view the file information, it is converted to local time. To find the difference between UTC and local time, use the Time Zone tab in the Date and Time tool in Control Panel.
   Date           Time  Version    Size       File name        -------------------------------------------------------   05-Oct-2002  1:41:44     12,485,072 bytes  Excel.msp   05-Oct-2002  2:04:36     14,128,128 bytes  EXCEL_Admin.msp   07-Oct-2002 15:43:12     1,804 bytes       Hotfix.txt   05-Oct-2002  1:46:54     3,134 bytes       Readme.txt				
After the hotfix is installed, the English version of this fix will have the file attributes (or later) that are listed in the following table.
   Date           Time    Version          Size       File name        -------------------------------------------------------------   04-Oct-2002 15:52:40 10.0.4601.0  9,177,672 bytes  Excel.exe				

Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section of this article.

Article ID: 325207 - Last Review: 10/26/2013 17:17:13 - Revision: 3.3

Microsoft Excel 2002 Standard Edition

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