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  2. Welcome
    1. Component overview
    2. Quickstart
    3. System requirements
    4. Troubleshooting
    5. Installation troubleshooting
    6. Managing license keys
  3. Connecting to Data Source
    1. JSON
      1. Connecting to JSON
      2. Data types in JSON
    2. CSV
      1. Connecting to CSV
      2. Data types in CSV
    3. SQL database
      1. Connecting to SQL database
      2. Connecting to database with .NET
      3. Connecting to database with .NET Core
      4. Connecting to database with Java
      5. Connecting to database with PHP
    4. Microsoft Analysis Services
      1. Connecting to Microsoft Analysis Services
      2. Getting started with Accelerator
      3. Installing Accelerator as a Windows Service
      4. Configuring username/password protection
      5. Configuring secure HTTPS connection
      6. Troubleshooting
    5. Pentaho Mondrian
      1. Connecting to Pentaho Mondrian
      2. Getting started with Accelerator
      3. Configuring Mondrian roles
      4. Сonfiguring username/password protection
      5. Сonfiguring secure HTTPS connection
      6. Troubleshooting
    6. icCube
  4. Configuring report
    1. What is a report
    2. Data source
    3. Slice
    4. Options
    5. Number formatting
    6. Conditional formatting
    7. Set report to the component
    8. Get report from the component
    9. Date and time formatting
    10. Configuring global options
    11. Export and print
    12. Calculated values
    13. Custom sorting
  5. Integration with frameworks
    1. Available tutorials
    2. Integration with jQuery
    3. Integration with AngularJS
    4. Integration with Angular 2
    5. Integration with Angular 4
    6. Integration with React
    7. Integration with RequireJS
    8. Integration with TypeScript
    9. Integration with ASP.NET
    10. Integration with JSP
    11. Integration with PhoneGap
  6. Integration with charts
    1. Integration with Highcharts
    2. Integration with FusionCharts
    3. Integration with Google Charts
    4. Integration with any charting library
  7. Customizing
    1. Customizing toolbar
    2. Customizing appearance
    3. Localizing component
  8. Updating to the latest version
    1. Updating to the latest version
    2. Release notes
    3. Migration guide from 2.3 to 2.4
    4. Migration guide from 2.2 to 2.3
  9. Older Versions
    1. Documentation 2.3
    2. Documentation 2.2
    3. API reference - Flex
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Integration with JSP

This tutorial will help you to integrate Pivot Table Component with Java JSP. Follow the steps to set up a simple Java JSP project with Flexmonster using Maven and Eclipse EE:

Step 1. Create new Dynamic Web Project

Before creating a new project you should set up Maven and Apache Tomcat Server in your Eclipse Environment.

  1. Click File. filejsp
  2. Create a simple Maven Project in Eclipse. projectjsp
  3. Select default Workspace location. projectdirjsp
  4. Select the Maven archetype as: maven-archetype-webapp and click on next. projectarchetypejsp
  5. Fill out details below and click Finish. This step creates Maven Project in your Eclipse Environment. projectarchetypeparamsjsp
  6. If you see error “The superclass javax.servlet.http.HttpServlet was not found on the Java Build Path index.jsp /Flexmonster/src/main/webapp” then add Apache Tomcat to your Targeted Runtimes. propertiesjsptargetedruntimesjsp
  7. Your Maven Project should look like this. projecttreejsp
  8. Now build project with “Maven Clean Install” to check there isn’t any dependency issue with project. runasjsp runjsp terminatedjsp
  9. Right click on Server -> Add and Remove. addserverjsp
  10.  Select FlexmonsterJSP -> Add -> Click Finish. addserver2jsp
  11.  Start Tomcat server. tomcatjsp
  12.  Visit http://localhost:8080/FlexmonsterJSP/index.jsp to see your result. projectstartedjsp

Step 2. Copy Flexmonster scripts

Copy flexmonster/ from the download package to src/main/webapp/scripts/ folder. flexmonsterjsp

Step 3. Add Flexmonster taglib

  1. Copy flexmonster-taglib.jar to src/main/webapp/WEB-INF/lib/ folder.
  2. Copy flexmonster.tld to src/main/webapp/WEB-INF/lib/ folder.
  3. Add the following code to src/main/webapp/WEB-INF/web.xml inside <web-app> node:
<taglib>
    <taglib-uri>http://flexmonster.com/taglibs</taglib-uri>
    <taglib-location>/WEB-INF/lib/flexmonster.tld</taglib-location>
</taglib>

Step 4. Add Flexmonster dependencies to index.jsp

    • At the top add:
<%@ taglib prefix="flexmonster" uri="http://flexmonster.com/taglibs"%>
    • Add jQuery and Flexmonster libraries:
<script src="scripts/flexmonster/lib/jquery.min.js"></script>
<script src="scripts/flexmonster/flexmonster.js"></script>

    Step 5. Create Pivot Table inside index.jsp

    Please note, licenseKey is your license or trial key, so you should replace XXX with an actual key:

    <flexmonster:pivot 
    	name="pivot" 
    	componentFolder="scripts/flexmonster/"
    	licenseKey="XXX"
    	toolbar="true"
    	report="http://www.flexmonster.com/download/report.xml"
    />
    

    Step 6. Build and run the project

    Choose Run -> Run and follow the steps. runpivotjsp runconfigjsp

    You will see Pivot Table with sample report loaded.

    You can download the full example here.