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adding another column head to cross tab query

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i have sales transactions by store / date
i already did cross tab query like this :
TRANSFORM Sum(WeekAvg.DayAvg) AS SumOfDayAvg
SELECT WeekAvg.Store, Sum(WeekAvg.DayAvg) AS [Total Of DayAvg]
FROM WeekAvg
GROUP BY WeekAvg.Store
PIVOT WeekAvg.WekNo;

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this will show store as row heading , WeekNumberOf The Year
and sales amount as row values
i woulk like to add also 2 cloumns under the week values to display the firstdayof week and last day of the week
i have the function already , but i want help in adding it to the cross tab query
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by:Phillip Burton
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I don't know exactly what you mean, but suspect it cannot be done easily.

In Microsoft Access' crosstab queries, you can only have one Column Heading and one Value option.
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ok , in conclusion , my cross tab gives week numbers at comun heading
any other way to select or to display the starting data and ending date of the week number ?
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by:Dale Fye (Access MVP)
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can you provide an example, perhaps an screenshot of what you would like it to look like in Excel?  and maybe some sample data as it is configured in your table.
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by:Phillip Burton
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I would suggest using some functions in a form, i.e. not part of the query itself, but as Text Boxes.

It would help if you could provide what Dale has asked for, and also what is the start of Week 1 of this year is for your calculations.
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by:NiceMan331
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here are the data as now  ,
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by:NiceMan331
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and here as what i wish to add
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by:Gustav Brock
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You can't do that in a query.

But you can create a report or form. Insert the week data in the header and the query data in the details section.
Or you can create an empty form and just drag-and-drop the query to create a subform with datasheetview of your data. Then insert the week data in the header.

/gustav
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by:Phillip Burton
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The above would make your Week 1 start on Sunday 29 December 2013 - is this correct?
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by:Rey Obrero (Capricorn1)
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this is doable, if you will export the crosstab query to excel and manipulate the Excel file using VBA codes.
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by:NiceMan331
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gustav
But you can create a report or form
may be this is the best solution , but the problem is if i have 52 weeks , i can't image that access report may be fit in one page

philip
The above would make your Week 1 start on Sunday 29 December 2013 - is this correct?
i have no problem about the value of the starting date , the function i use return correct value for me

rey
this is doable, if you will export the crosstab query to excel and manipulate the Excel file using VBA codes.
good suggestion , because i have to do chart in excell based on that query , but i have no experiance in how to make the manipulation in excell
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by:Gustav Brock
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>  the problem is if i have 52 weeks , i can't image that access report may be fit in one page ...

No, it won't. In fact, nothing will. But with a form having the crosstab as a subform, you can scroll horisontally and/or hide columns of little or no interest.

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but any how i have to export it to excell to do chart analyse
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by:Gustav Brock
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Then you would export the crosstab to Excel, either a worksheet or a Named Range.

Look up the on-line help for:

    DoCmd.OutputTo
    DoCmd.TransferSpreadsheet

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by:Rey Obrero (Capricorn1)
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<good suggestion , because i have to do chart in excell based on that query , but i have no experiance in how to make the manipulation in excell >

how much do you know about VBA codes ?
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by:NiceMan331
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how much do you know about VBA codes ?
i have a lot in VBA for access
but for excell and itc cells , i didn't do it before
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by:NiceMan331
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rey
i tried to upload the file here but it not accepted
here is sql for query weeklyavg
SELECT Accepted_Trans.Store, Accepted_Trans.WekNo, Sum(Accepted_Trans.Sales_Amt) AS SumOfSales_Amt, Count(Accepted_Trans.Trans_Date) AS CountOfTrans_Date, Sum(Accepted_Trans.Sales_Amt)/Count(Accepted_Trans.Trans_Date) AS DayAvg, First(Accepted_Trans.FrstDayWeek) AS FirstOfFrstDayWeek, Last(Accepted_Trans.LstDayWeek) AS LastOfLstDayWeek
FROM Accepted_Trans
GROUP BY Accepted_Trans.Store, Accepted_Trans.WekNo;

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by:Rey Obrero (Capricorn1)
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@NiceMan

zip the db and upload.
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Rey Obrero (Capricorn1) earned 500 total points
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test this
Anal---rev.zip
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by:NiceMan331
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Excellent
Thanx
by the way , i just have small question in exporting to Excell
what is the code if i want to open a query , select specific data , and copy it to a specific cell in excell
for example if i want in same our example to only copy value of store number 135 where weeks in (5 to 10)
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by:Rey Obrero (Capricorn1)
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just create another query with this statement and save as "myQuery"

TRANSFORM Sum(WeekAvg.DayAvg) AS SumOfDayAvg
SELECT WeekAvg.Store
FROM WeekAvg
WHERE (((WeekAvg.Store)=135))
GROUP BY WeekAvg.Store
PIVOT WeekAvg.WekNo In(5,6,7,8,9,10)

then in the code to export to excel, change

Set rs = CurrentDb.OpenRecordset("WeekAvgByStore")

with

Set rs = CurrentDb.OpenRecordset("myQuery")
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by:NiceMan331
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ok , thanx rey
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