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Posted Friday, December 20, 2013 11:14 AM


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Hi everyone

One of the tasks that I have not been getting close to solving is showing an
"other" group in my bar charts.

Once again, I am looking at a sales report and I have a small number of large customers and many small customers. I have created a report which shows the top X customers as ranked by sales or whatever but in the case of top 10 customers I would like to have an eleventh category named "other" which shows the sales of all the non-top 10 companies.

Crystal seems to do this quite well, SSRS and Pie Charts maybe... kinda does it if you can define a fixed cutoff but I just don't see an easy way to do anything with bar charts.

Has anyone run across a solution?

Thank you and Merry Christmas!

Tom D
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Posted Friday, December 20, 2013 12:52 PM
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It'easy with a Pie Chart.
With a Bar Chart you have to rearrange your Dataset and aggregate your small data in a single slice.
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