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I want my pivot table to auto update/refresh when I add more data to the table that I am generating the pivot table from. In that case I have selected the entire worksheet to generate the pivot table. Because I have blank columns and rows in my worksheet, a column and row titles "blank" are automatically added to my pivot table.

How can I keep addding data to my chart that will automatically refresh my pivot table and not have a "blank" column or row?

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What exactly are you creating the pivot table with? Excel for Mac? Which version? –  Karan Mar 7 '13 at 3:47

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Simply unselect the "Blank" option in the data. Then it will not appear in the pivot. When you update this should be remembered I think.

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Yep it does auto update. Thanks –  chaines Mar 8 '13 at 0:48
    
No worries, please remember to mark the answer as accepted. –  Julian Knight Mar 8 '13 at 10:18

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