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How to sort data from left to right in pivot table?

Author: Xiaoyang Last Modified: 2014-11-04

In pivot table, we can easily sort the data in a column from largest to smallest or smallest to largest. Have you ever tried to sort data from left to right of a row in pivot table?

Sort data from left to right in pivot table

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Supposing I have the below pivot table, and now, I want to sort the values of KTE from left to right. To sort the row by its values, you can do with the following steps:


1. In the pivot table, right click a value cell in the row that you want to sort.

2. Then choose Sort > More Sort Options from the context menu, see screenshot:


3. In the Sort By Value dialog box, choose the sort options - Smallest to Largest or Largest to Smallest as you need, and then check Left to Right under Sort direction section, see screenshot:


4. After finishing the settings, click OK to close the dialog. And your specified row values have been sorted from left to right ascendingly. See screenshot:


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