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PivotDrillDownDataSource.SetValue(Int32, PivotGridFieldBase, Object) Method

Sets the value of the specified data field in the specified row.

Namespace: DevExpress.XtraPivotGrid

Assembly: DevExpress.PivotGrid.v23.1.Core.dll

NuGet Packages: DevExpress.PivotGrid.Core, DevExpress.Win.Dashboard.Design


public abstract void SetValue(
    int rowIndex,
    PivotGridFieldBase field,
    object value


Name Type Description
rowIndex Int32

A zero-based integer that identifies the data row.

field PivotGridFieldBase

A PivotGridFieldBase object that represents the pivot grid field. It’s PivotGridFieldBase.FieldName property identifies the column in the data source.

value Object

An object that represents the new value.


If the PivotGrid control is bound to an OLAP cube, data editing is not allowed. In this instance, the SetValue method throws an exception.


The SetValue method is not in effect for unbound columns.


To edit strings in PivotGridControl, summaries should be turned off. In this example, the PivotGridField.SummaryTypeproperty is set to Minfor the data field.

using System.Data;
using System.Windows.Forms;
using DevExpress.XtraPivotGrid;

namespace PivotGridEditor {
    public partial class Form1 : Form {
        public Form1() {

            DataTable data = new DataTable();
            data.Columns.Add("row", typeof(string));
            data.Columns.Add("data", typeof(string));
            data.Rows.Add("1", "aaa");
            data.Rows.Add("2", "bbb");
            data.Rows.Add("3", "ccc");
            data.Rows.Add("4", "ddd");
            pivotGridControl1.DataSource = data.DefaultView;

        private void pivotGridControl1_EditValueChanged(object sender, EditValueChangedEventArgs e) {
            PivotDrillDownDataSource ds = e.CreateDrillDownDataSource();
            ds.SetValue(0, "data", e.Editor.EditValue);

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