Pivot Grid

Pivot Grid allows you to display summarized data in cross tabular format.

How to configure flat table data to Pivot Grid?

To construct a pivot grid, a minimum requirement of 1 value and 1 row/column is needed.

The following procedure illustrates data configuration of Pivot Grid.

Drag and drop Pivot Grid control icon from the Tool box into design panel. You can find control in Toolbox by search.

After control added in design panel, click Assign Data button at Design Tools Pane to open the Data configuration pane.

Drag and Drop the elements from Measures to Value(s).

Drag and Drop the elements from sections to Row(s).

You can use the aggregation function to change the Value(s) of the column.

You can use the Filter option to enable filters by selecting the Edit option.

Measure Filter window will be shown to set the Ranges.

You can clear the filters by selecting the Clear option.

You can format the values by selecting the Format option.

Measure Formatting window will be shown.

Drag and Drop the elements from sections to Column(s).

You can select the settings to sort the data either Ascending or Descending

You can use the filters by selecting the Filter(s)… option to rank to the elements.

You can select the specific country to filter the element and CheckAll is used either to check all the data or to select the specific data. Include and Exclude is used to include and exclude the elements by selecting the radio button and click the Apply button.

You can select the Condition option to change the Column elements and Summary type by selecting the required column name and summary type.

You can select the Rank option to enable filters and select the Mode either top or bottom.

You can change the Count value to filter the top elements and change the column and summary type as required and click OK button.

You can clear the filters by selecting the Show All Records.

You can sort the values by selecting either Ascending or Descending. Filter(s)… option can be used to edit the filter condition. More option is used to set the Time and Date in different format.

Here is an illustration,

How to configure the SSAS data to Pivot Grid?

To construct a pivot grid, a minimum requirement of 1 value and 1 row/column is needed.

Following steps illustrates configuration of SSAS data to Pivot Grid.

Drag and drop Pivot Grid control icon from the Tool box into design panel. You can find control in Toolbox by search.

After control added in design panel, click Assign Data button at Design Tools Pane to open the Data configuration pane.

Drag and drop a column under Measures category into Value(s).

Define the filter criteria to match through choosing Edit option in Filter menu item.

The Measure filter dialog will be shown where you can choose the filter condition and apply the condition value.

Select Clear option to clear the defined filter.

Select Format option to define the display format to the values in the column through Measure Formatting window.

Choose the options you need and click OK.

Drag and drop a dimension level or hierarchy element under Dimensions category into Row(s).

Drag and drop a dimension level or hierarchy element under Dimensions category into Column(s).

Define filter criteria through Filter(s)… menu item in the Settings drop down menu.

To know more about filters, refer here.

Here is an illustration,

How to format Pivot Grid?

You can format the Pivot grid for better illustration of the view that you require, through the settings available in Properties pane.

General Settings

Header

This allows you to set title for this pivot grid widget.

Description

This allows you to set description for this pivot grid widget, whose visibility will be denoted by i icon, hovering which will display this description in tooltip.

Basic Settings

Enable GroupingBar

You can enable/disable the grouping bar which contains in line filtering and sorting option.

Enable Row Summary

You can enable/disable the grand total summary row.

Enable Column Summary

You can enable/disable the grand total summary column.

Filter settings

Act as Master Widget

This allows you to define pivot grid widget as a master widget such that its filter action can be made to listen by other widgets in the dashboard.

Ignore Filter Actions

This allows you to define this pivot grid widget to ignore responding to the filter actions applied on other widgets in dashboard.

Enable Hierarchical Filtering

Through this option, you can enable/disable hierarchical Top N filtering. While applying Top N filter with multiple dimension columns, the data returned can be customized based on whether the filtering need to be done as flat or based on the hierarchy of dimension columns added. When Flat is set, the least number set as top will be applied for the whole data. When Hierarchical is set, the Top N will be applied for each individual column separately based on the number set for each column.

Below example shows data of 3 Country and its 2 Cities where the sales is high.

Flat Top N

Hierarchical Top N

Link Settings

You can enable linking and configure to navigate either to a published dashboard URL or to a general URL with or without parameters. For more details, refer Linking.

Container Appearance

Title Alignment

This allows you to handle the alignment of widget title to either left, center or right.

Title Color

This allows you to apply text color to the widget title.

Show Border

This allows you to toggle the visibility of border surrounding the widget.

Corner Radius

This allows you to apply the specified radius to the widget corners. Value can be between 0 and 10.

Show Maximize

This allows you to enable/disable the maximized mode of this pivot grid widget. The visibility of the maximize icon in widget header will be defined based on this setting. Clicking this icon in viewer will show the maximized view of the pivot grid widget.

CSV Export

This allows you to enable/disable the CSV export option for this pivot grid widget. Enabling this allows you to export the summarized data of the widget view to CSV format.

Excel Export

This allows you to enable/disable the Excel export option for this pivot grid widget. Enabling this allows you to export the summarized data of the widget view to XLSX format.

Image Export

This allows you to enable/disable the image export option for this pivot grid widget. Enabling this allows you to export the view of the widget to image format (*.JPG) in viewer.

Enable Comment

This allows you to enable/disable comment for dashboard widget. For more details refer here