How To Hide Pivot Table Editor In Google Sheets

Last Updated on November 1, 2023 by Jake Sheridan

In this tutorial, you will learn how to hide the pivot table editor in Google Sheets.

One easy way to hide the pivot table editor is to limit the access for users to edit by changing the settings before sharing to other users.

Once ready, we’ll get started by utilizing real-world examples to show you how to hide pivot table editor in Google Sheets.

How To Hide Pivot Table Editor In Google Sheets

Before we begin we will need a group of data to be used to hide the pivot table editor in Google Sheets.

Step 1

First, you need to have a clean and tidy group of data to work with.

Step 2

To insert a pivot table, select Insert, then select Pivot table.

Step 3

Next, a pop-up box will appear, you can select where to place the pivot table and press Create once you are done.

Step 4

In the pivot table editor, you will insert which data to be shown. For this example, insert Customer Gender for Rows and Sales for Values.

Step 5

Once you are done, your pivot table will look like this.

Step 6

Finally, to hide the pivot table, you can limit the sharing link to ‘Viewer’ only.

Summary

That’s all there is to it. You are welcome to copy the example spreadsheet below to see how it is done. The most crucial lesson is to enjoy yourself while doing it.

Example Spreadsheet: Make a copy of the example spreadsheet

In this tutorial, I covered how to hide pivot table editor in Google Sheets. Want more? Check out all the Google Sheets Tutorials.