[Expand]General Information
[Expand]WinForms Controls
[Expand]ASP.NET Controls and MVC Extensions
[Expand]ASP.NET Bootstrap Controls
[Expand]ASP.NET Core Bootstrap Controls
[Collapse]WPF Controls
 [Expand]What's Installed
 [Expand].NET Core 3 Support
 [Expand]Common Concepts
 [Expand]MVVM Framework
 [Collapse]Controls and Libraries
  [Expand]Data Grid
  [Expand]Ribbon, Bars and Menu
  [Expand]Charts Suite
  [Expand]Pivot Grid
    Product Structure
   [Expand]Getting Started
   [Expand]Spreadsheet Document
    Supported Formats
   [Expand]Cell Basics
    Defined Names
    Data Binding
    Data Validation
   [Expand]Data Presentation
   [Expand]Pivot Table Overview
   [Expand]Charts and Graphics
    Operation Restrictions
    Find and Replace
   [Expand]Mail Merge
   [Collapse]Visual Elements
      Format Cells Dialog
      Paste Special Dialog
      Edit Hyperlink Dialog
      Symbol Dialog
      Create Table Dialog
      Change Chart Type Dialog
      Find and Replace Dialog
      Encrypt Document Dialog
      Password Dialog
      Protect Workbook Dialog
      Protect Sheet Dialog
      User Permissions Dialog
      Insert Function Dialog
      Function Arguments Dialog
      Name Manager
      New Name Dialog
      Create Names from Selection Dialog
      Subtotal Dialog
      Data Validation Dialog
      Properties Dialog
      Page Setup Dialog
      Header and Footer Dialog
      Create PivotTable Dialog
      Move PivotTable Dialog
      Change PivotTable Data Source Dialog
      PivotTable Field List
      PivotTable Value Field Settings Dialog
      PivotTable Field Settings Dialog
      PivotTable Sort Dialog
      Insert Calculated Field Dialog
      Insert Calculated Item Dialog
      PivotTable Solve Order Dialog
      PivotTable Options Dialog
      New Formatting Rule Dialog
      Conditional Formatting Rules Manager
     Pop-up Menus
    Themes and Templates
  [Expand]Rich Text Editor
  [Expand]Tree List
  [Expand]Gauge Controls
  [Expand]Map Control
  [Expand]Layout Management
  [Expand]Windows Modern UI
  [Expand]Data Editors
  [Expand]Navigation Controls
  [Expand]Spell Checker
  [Expand]Property Grid
  [Expand]PDF Viewer
  [Expand]TreeMap Control
  [Expand]Gantt Control
  [Expand]Diagram Control
  [Expand]Windows and Utility Controls
   Dialogs, Notifications and Panels
  [Expand]Scheduler (legacy)
 [Expand]Scaffolding Wizard
  Redistribution and Deployment
  Get More Help
 [Expand]API Reference
[Expand]Xamarin Controls
[Expand]Windows 10 App Controls
[Expand]Office File API
[Expand]Report and Dashboard Server
[Expand]eXpressApp Framework
[Expand]eXpress Persistent Objects
[Expand]CodeRush Classic
[Expand]Cross-Platform Core Libraries
[Expand]Tools and Utilities
 End-User Documentation
View this topic on docs.devexpress.com (Learn more)

Insert Calculated Item Dialog

The Insert Calculated Item dialog allows end-users to create new calculated items for a Pivot Table as well as modify or remove the existing ones.

End-users can invoke this dialog by doing the following:

  1. Selecting a cell in the row or column field to which the calculated item should be added;
  2. Clicking the Calculated Item... item in the Fields, Items, & Sets drop-down menu. Add the Calculations ribbon group to enable this menu (refer to the Lesson 1 - Create a Simple Spreadsheet topic for details on how to provide your application with a Ribbon UI).

In the Name and Formula boxes of the Insert Calculated Item dialog, end-users can enter the name (PivotItem.Caption) and formula (PivotItem.Formula) for the calculated item.

The calculated item's formula can contain constants and references to other items in the same field to which the calculated item belongs. End-users can select the desired item in the Items list and click the Insert Item button to include the item reference to the formula.

Clicking the Add button adds the calculated item to the target PivotTable field.

End-users can modify the existing calculated item by selecting the desired item in the Name drop-down list and changing its formula. The calculated item's name cannot be modified from this dialog.

Clicking the Delete button removes the selected calculated item.


Call one of the PivotCalculatedItemCollection.Add method overloads to create a calculated item using the Spreadsheet API. Refer to the How to: Create a Calculated Item topic for more details.

Expanded See Also

Is this topic helpful?​​​​​​​