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Pivot value from a table

Posted on 2013-07-01
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Hi Experts,

I have attached an excel file. The top resultset is the way the
result gets displayed before the pivot. The second is
after the pivot is applied. I have a wuery currently that gives me
the second resultset after the pivot.

Below is the current query.



Here's what I want to do. I would want to get these values
from a table as there is a table that contains the values in [5],[-5],[1],[-1] that
I have hardcoded in pivot. I have commented out a field in the query as
Select *from tbl1. So here's basically what I am looking at

PIVOT
(
sum(maintab.amt)  
FOR maintab.scendes in (Select *from tbl1).

Not sure if it is possible or not but your help will be highly
appreciated.
pid.xls
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Hi. The value list in the PIVOT operator has to be static, so you will need to use dynamic sql to get list from a query. An alternative is to PIVOT in a client reporting tool, such as Excel.
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