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MS Excel: Show Top 10 results in a pivot table in Excel 2010

Question: In Microsoft Excel 2010, how do I show only the top 10 results in a pivot table?

Answer: In this example, we want to show the top 10 Order IDs based on the "Sum of Quantity".

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Click on the arrow to the right of the Order ID drop down box and select Value Filters > Top 10 from the popup menu.

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When the Top 10 Filter window appears, select Top, 10, Items, and Sum of Quantity in the respective drop downs. Then click on the OK button.

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Now when you view your spreadsheet, you should only see the top 10 Order IDs based on the Sum of Quantity.

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