CalculatedMembers.Item Property (Excel)

Returns a single object from a collection.


expression. Item( _Index_ )

expression A variable that represents a CalculatedMembers object.


Name Required/Optional Data Type Description
Index Required Variant The name or index number of the object.


The following example notifies the user if the calculated member is valid or not. This example assumes a PivotTable exists on the active worksheet that contains either a valid or invalid calculated member.

Sub CheckValidity() 
 Dim pvtTable As PivotTable 
 Dim pvtCache As PivotCache 
 Set pvtTable = ActiveSheet.PivotTables(1) 
 Set pvtCache = Application.ActiveWorkbook.PivotCaches.Item(1) 
 ' Handle run-time error if external source is not an OLEDB data source. 
 On Error GoTo Not_OLEDB 
 ' Check connection setting and make connection if necessary. 
 If pvtCache.IsConnected = False Then 
 End If 
 ' Check if calculated member is valid. 
 If pvtTable.CalculatedMembers.Item(1).IsValid = True Then 
 MsgBox "The calculated member is valid." 
 MsgBox "The calculated member is not valid." 
 End If 
MsgBox "The source is not an OLEDB data source." 
Exit Sub 
End Sub

See also

CalculatedMembers Collection