Conditional Formatting in Blazor Pivot Table Component

15 Feb 202211 minutes to read

It allows the end user to change the appearance of the pivot table value cells with its background color, font color, font family, and font size based on the specific conditions.

To know about Conditional Formatting feature in Blazor Pivot Table component, you can check this video.

The conditional formatting can be applied at runtime through the built-in dialog, invoked from the toolbar. To do so, set the AllowConditionalFormatting and ShowToolbar properties in SfPivotView class to true. Also, include the item ToolbarItems.ConditionalFormatting within the Toolbar property in the SfPivotView class. End user can now see the “Conditional Formatting” icon in toolbar UI automatically, which on clicking will invoke the formatting dialog to perform necessary operations.

@using Syncfusion.Blazor.PivotView

<SfPivotView TValue="ProductDetails" ShowToolbar="true" Toolbar="@toolbar" AllowConditionalFormatting="true">
        <PivotViewDataSourceSettings DataSource="@data">
            <PivotViewColumns>
                <PivotViewColumn Name="Year"></PivotViewColumn>
                <PivotViewColumn Name="Quarter"></PivotViewColumn>
            </PivotViewColumns>
            <PivotViewRows>
                <PivotViewRow Name="Country"></PivotViewRow>
                <PivotViewRow Name="Products"></PivotViewRow>
            </PivotViewRows>
            <PivotViewValues>
                <PivotViewValue Name="Sold" Caption="Units Sold"></PivotViewValue>
                <PivotViewValue Name="Amount" Caption="Sold Amount"></PivotViewValue>
            </PivotViewValues>
            <PivotViewFormatSettings>
                <PivotViewFormatSetting Name="Amount" Format="C"></PivotViewFormatSetting>
            </PivotViewFormatSettings>
        </PivotViewDataSourceSettings>
</SfPivotView>

@code{
    public List<ToolbarItems> toolbar = new List<ToolbarItems> {
        ToolbarItems.ConditionalFormatting
    };
    public List<ProductDetails> data { get; set; }
    protected override void OnInitialized()
    {
        this.data = ProductDetails.GetProductData().ToList();
        //Bind the data source collection here. Refer "Assigning sample data to the pivot table" section in getting started for more details.
    }
}

Displaying Conditional Format Icon in Blazor PivotTable Toolbar




Adding New Conditional Format in Blazor PivotTable




Changing Conditional Format Criteria in Blazor PivotTable




Displaying Conditional Format in Blazor PivotGrid

Conditional formatting can also be included in the pivot table through the code-behind using the PivotViewConditionalFormatSetting class. The required properties to apply a new conditional formatting are,

  • Measure: Specifies the value field name for which style will be applied.
  • Conditions: Specifies the operator type such as equals, greater than, less than, etc.
  • Value1: Specifies the start value.
  • Value2: Specifies the end value.
  • PivotViewStyle: Specifies the style for the cell.

The available style properties in PivotViewStyle class, to set in value cells are:

Meanwhile, user can also view conditional formatting dialog in UI by invoking ShowConditionalFormattingDialogAsync method on an external button click.

@using Syncfusion.Blazor.PivotView
@using Syncfusion.Blazor.Buttons

<SfButton OnClick="@OnCondFormatting" IsPrimary="true">Conditional Formatting</SfButton>

<SfPivotView TValue="ProductDetails" @ref="pivot" AllowConditionalFormatting="true">
    <PivotViewDataSourceSettings DataSource="@data">
        <PivotViewColumns>
            <PivotViewColumn Name="Year"></PivotViewColumn>
            <PivotViewColumn Name="Quarter"></PivotViewColumn>
        </PivotViewColumns>
        <PivotViewRows>
            <PivotViewRow Name="Country"></PivotViewRow>
            <PivotViewRow Name="Products"></PivotViewRow>
        </PivotViewRows>
        <PivotViewValues>
            <PivotViewValue Name="Sold" Caption="Units Sold"></PivotViewValue>
            <PivotViewValue Name="Amount" Caption="Sold Amount"></PivotViewValue>
        </PivotViewValues>
        <PivotViewFilters>
            <PivotViewFilter Name="Product_Categories" Caption="Product Categories"></PivotViewFilter>
        </PivotViewFilters>
        <PivotViewFormatSettings>
            <PivotViewFormatSetting Name="Amount" Format="C"></PivotViewFormatSetting>
        </PivotViewFormatSettings>
        <PivotViewConditionalFormatSettings>
            <PivotViewConditionalFormatSetting Measure="Amount" Conditions=Condition.GreaterThan Value1=1000>
                <PivotViewStyle BackgroundColor="#80cbc4" Color="black" FontFamily="Tahoma" FontSize="12px">
                </PivotViewStyle>
            </PivotViewConditionalFormatSetting>
            <PivotViewConditionalFormatSetting Measure="Sold" Conditions=Condition.Between  Value1=500 Value2=40000>
                <PivotViewStyle BackgroundColor="#f48fb1" Color="black" FontFamily="Tahoma" FontSize="12px">
                </PivotViewStyle>
            </PivotViewConditionalFormatSetting>
        </PivotViewConditionalFormatSettings>
    </PivotViewDataSourceSettings>
</SfPivotView>

@code{
    public List<ProductDetails> data { get; set; }
    protected override void OnInitialized()
    {
        this.data = ProductDetails.GetProductData().ToList();
        //Bind the data source collection here. Refer "Assigning sample data to the pivot table" section in getting started for more details.
    }
    public void OnCondFormatting(Microsoft.AspNetCore.Components.Web.MouseEventArgs args)
    {
        this.pivot.ShowConditionalFormattingDialogAsync();
    }
}

Displaying Conditional Format Button in Blazor PivotTable

Applying Conditional Format in Blazor PivotTable

Conditional formatting for all fields

It allows end user to apply conditional formatting commonly for all value fields just by ignoring the Measure property and setting rest of the properties in PivotViewConditionalFormatSetting class.

@using Syncfusion.Blazor.PivotView

<SfPivotView TValue="ProductDetails" AllowConditionalFormatting="true">
    <PivotViewDataSourceSettings DataSource="@data">
        <PivotViewColumns>
            <PivotViewColumn Name="Year"></PivotViewColumn>
            <PivotViewColumn Name="Quarter"></PivotViewColumn>
        </PivotViewColumns>
        <PivotViewRows>
            <PivotViewRow Name="Country"></PivotViewRow>
            <PivotViewRow Name="Products"></PivotViewRow>
        </PivotViewRows>
        <PivotViewValues>
            <PivotViewValue Name="Sold" Caption="Units Sold"></PivotViewValue>
            <PivotViewValue Name="Amount" Caption="Sold Amount"></PivotViewValue>
        </PivotViewValues>
        <PivotViewFilters>
            <PivotViewFilter Name="Product_Categories" Caption="Product Categories"></PivotViewFilter>
        </PivotViewFilters>
        <PivotViewFormatSettings>
            <PivotViewFormatSetting Name="Amount" Format="C"></PivotViewFormatSetting>
        </PivotViewFormatSettings>
        <PivotViewConditionalFormatSettings>
            <PivotViewConditionalFormatSetting Conditions=Condition.GreaterThan Value1=500>
                <PivotViewStyle BackgroundColor="#80cbc4" Color="black" FontFamily="Tahoma" FontSize="12px">
                </PivotViewStyle>
            </PivotViewConditionalFormatSetting>
        </PivotViewConditionalFormatSettings>
    </PivotViewDataSourceSettings>
</SfPivotView>

@code{
    public List<ProductDetails> data { get; set; }
    protected override void OnInitialized()
    {
        this.data = ProductDetails.GetProductData().ToList();
        //Bind the data source collection here. Refer "Assigning sample data to the pivot table" section in getting started for more details.
    }
}

Applying Conditonal Format to Value Field in Blazor PivotTable

Conditional formatting for specific value field

It allows the end user to apply conditional formatting to a specific value field by setting the Measure property with specific value field name in PivotViewConditionalFormatSetting class.

@using Syncfusion.Blazor.PivotView

<SfPivotView TValue="ProductDetails" AllowConditionalFormatting="true">
    <PivotViewDataSourceSettings DataSource="@data">
        <PivotViewColumns>
            <PivotViewColumn Name="Year"></PivotViewColumn>
            <PivotViewColumn Name="Quarter"></PivotViewColumn>
        </PivotViewColumns>
        <PivotViewRows>
            <PivotViewRow Name="Country"></PivotViewRow>
            <PivotViewRow Name="Products"></PivotViewRow>
        </PivotViewRows>
        <PivotViewValues>
            <PivotViewValue Name="Sold" Caption="Units Sold"></PivotViewValue>
            <PivotViewValue Name="Amount" Caption="Sold Amount"></PivotViewValue>
        </PivotViewValues>
        <PivotViewFilters>
            <PivotViewFilter Name="Product_Categories" Caption="Product Categories"></PivotViewFilter>
        </PivotViewFilters>
        <PivotViewFormatSettings>
            <PivotViewFormatSetting Name="Amount" Format="C"></PivotViewFormatSetting>
        </PivotViewFormatSettings>
        <PivotViewConditionalFormatSettings>
            <PivotViewConditionalFormatSetting Measure="Sold" Conditions=Condition.GreaterThan Value1=500>
                <PivotViewStyle BackgroundColor="#80cbc4" Color="black" FontFamily="Tahoma" FontSize="12px">
                </PivotViewStyle>
            </PivotViewConditionalFormatSetting>
        </PivotViewConditionalFormatSettings>
    </PivotViewDataSourceSettings>
</SfPivotView>

@code{
    public List<ProductDetails> data { get; set; }
    protected override void OnInitialized()
    {
        this.data = ProductDetails.GetProductData().ToList();
        //Bind the data source collection here. Refer "Assigning sample data to the pivot table" section in getting started for more details.
    }
}

Applying Conditional Format to Specific Field in Blazor PivotTable

Editing and removing existing conditional format

Editing and removing existing conditional format can be done through the UI at runtime. To do so, open the conditional formatting dialog and edit the “Value”, “Condition” and “Format” options based on the user requirement and click “OK”. To remove a conditional format, click the “Delete” icon besides the respective condition.

Editing Existed Conditional Format in Blazor PivotTable

You can refer to the Blazor Pivot Table feature tour page for its groundbreaking feature representations. You can also explore the Blazor Pivot Table example to know how to render and configure the pivot table.