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How can I create a pivot table from multiple data sources

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I am trying to create a pivot table for sales to compare sales forecast against actual from various export markets.  The data comes from two sources.  In the past I have hard coded a table using lookup functions, etc. but when a new country comes along it requires new coding.  Instinctively, I feel a pivot table would be the way to go but can't get to accept data from more than one range of cells.
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Please read this:

http://www.contextures.com/xlPivot08.html

It explains how to build a Pivot Table with data from multiple sources.

Hope this is what you're looking for.

jppinto
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Thank you perfect,
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