PropertyParentField Property [Excel 2003 VBA Language Reference]
Returns a PivotField object representing the field to which the properties in this field pertain.
expression Required. An expression that returns a PivotField object.
Valid only for fields that are member property fields.
If the IsMemberProperty property is False, using the PropertyParentField property will return a run-time error.
This example determines if there are member properties in the fourth field and, if there are, which fields the properties pertain to. Depending on the findings, Excel notifies the user. This example assumes that a PivotTable exists on the active worksheet and that it is based on an Online Analytical Processing (OLAP) data source.
Sub CheckParentField() Dim pvtTable As PivotTable Dim pvtField As PivotField Set pvtTable = ActiveSheet.PivotTables(1) Set pvtField = pvtTable.PivotFields(4) ' Check for member properties and notify user. If pvtField.IsMemberProperty = False Then MsgBox "No member properties present." Else MsgBox "The parent field of the members is: " & _ pvtField.PropertyParentField End If End Sub
Applies to | PivotField Object