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All methods

Flexmonster Pivot Table & Charts Component offers plenty of methods. All of them are available through the reference to each component instance created by new Flexmonster() API call.

List of API calls:

addCalculatedMeasure adds calculated measure
addCondition adds a conditional formatting rule
alert shows an alert pop-up window with a custom message
clear clears the component’s data and view
clearFilter clears the filter applied previously to the specified hierarchy
clearXMLACache requests Microsoft Analysis Services to clear the cache
closeFieldsList closes the Field List
collapseAllData collapses all nodes and drills up all levels of all hierarchies
collapseCell collapses a specific node on the grid and charts
collapseData collapses all nodes of the specified hierarchy
connectTo connects to the data source without cleaning the report
customizeAPIRequest allows customizing the request before it is sent to a server
customizeCell allows customizing of separate cells
customizeChartElement allows customizing separate chart elements in Flexmonster Charts
customizeContextMenu allows customizing context menu
dispose prepares the pivot table instance to be deleted with the browser’s garbage collection
drillDownCell drills down a specific hierarchy level on the grid and charts
drillUpCell drills up a specific hierarchy level on the grid and charts
expandAllData expands all nodes and drills down all levels of all hierarchies
expandCell expands a specific node on the grid and charts
expandData expands all nodes of the specified hierarchy
exportTo exports grid or chart to CSV, HTML, PDF, Image or Excel format
getAllConditions returns a list of conditional formatting rules of the report
getAllHierarchies returns a list of all available hierarchies
getAllHierarchiesAsync the async equivalent of getAllHierarchies
getAllMeasures returns a list of all available measures
getAllMeasuresAsync the async equivalent of getAllMeasures
getCell returns information about cell by row and column indexes
getColumns returns a list of hierarchies selected in the report slice for columns
getColumnsAsync the async equivalent of getColumns
getCondition returns a conditional formatting rule by id
getFilter returns the filtered members for the specified hierarchy
getFlatSort returns an array of objects defining the sorting on the flat grid
getFormat returns the FormatObject of a default number format or the number format for the specified measure
getMeasures returns a list of the selected measures in the report
getMeasuresAsync the async equivalent of getMeasures
getMembers returns a list of members for the specified hierarchy
getMembersAsync the async equivalent of getMembers
getOptions returns the OptionsObject with component’s options
getReportFilters returns a list of hierarchies selected in the report slice for Report Filters
getReportFiltersAsync the async equivalent of getReportFilters
getReport returns the ReportObject which describes the current report
getRows returns a list of hierarchies selected in the report slice for rows
getRowsAsync the async equivalent of getRows
getSelectedCell returns information about selected cell
getSort returns the sort type which is applied to the hierarchy
getTableSizes returns table sizes that are set for the component
getXMLACatalogs obtains a list of all available catalogs on a given data source
getXMLACatalogsAsync the async equivalent of getXMLACatalogs
getXMLACubes obtains a list of all available cubes on a given data source
getXMLACubesAsync the async equivalent of getXMLACubes
getXMLADataSources obtains a list of all data sources by given URL for XMLA connect
getXMLADataSourcesAsync the async equivalent of getXMLADataSources
getXMLAProviderName returns dataSourceType for given proxyUrl
getXMLAProviderNameAsync the async equivalent of getXMLAProviderName
load loads report JSON file from the specified URL
off removes JS handlers for specified event
on sets a JS function for the specified event
open opens local report file
openCalculatedValueEditor opens the calculated value pop-up window editor
openFieldsList opens the Field List
openFilter opens the filter pop-up window for the specified hierarchy
print prints the content of the grid or chart via OS print manager
refresh redraws the component
removeAllCalculatedMeasures removes all calculated measures
removeAllConditions removes all conditional formatting rules
removeCalculatedMeasure removes the calculated measure by measure unique name
removeCondition removes the conditional formatting rule by id
removeSelection removes a selection from cells on the grid
runQuery runs a query with specified rows, columns, measures and report filters from the SliceObject and displays the result data
save saves your current report to a specified location
scrollToColumn scrolls the grid to the specified column
scrollToRow scrolls the grid to the specified row
setFilter sets the filter for the specified hierarchy
setFlatSort sets the flat table multi-column sorting
setFormat sets a default number format or the number format for the specified measure
setOptions sets the component’s options
setReport sets a report to be displayed in the component
setSort sets the sort type to the specified hierarchy
setTableSizes sets table sizes for the component
showCharts switches to the charts view and shows the chart of the specified type
showGrid switches to the grid view
showGridAndCharts switches to the grid and charts view and shows the chart of the specified type
sortFieldsList sets custom sorting for Field List items
sortingMethod sets custom sorting for hierarchy members
sortValues sorts values in a specific row or column in the pivot table
updateData updates data for the report without cleaning the report