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PivotGridControl.DataProcessingEngine Property

Gets or sets an engine used to perform data processing (aggregation, summarization, etc.) in the pivot grid. This is a dependency property.

Namespace: DevExpress.Xpf.PivotGrid

Assembly: DevExpress.Xpf.PivotGrid.v24.1.dll

NuGet Package: DevExpress.Wpf.PivotGrid


public DataProcessingEngine DataProcessingEngine { get; set; }

Property Value

Type Description

A DataProcessingEngine enumeration value that specifies an engine used to perform data processing in the pivot grid.

Available values:

Name Description

A default data processing engine. You can specify the default engine explicitly using the PivotGridControl.DefaultDataProcessingEngine property.


A legacy data processing engine.


A legacy data processing engine that includes optimizations for basic operations.


Improves performance and provides an extended set of aggregations and window functions. Allows you to use the Data Binding API for PivotGrid fields. Does not support legacy features and behavior. See the Optimized Calculation Engine article for more information.


If necessary, you can change the engine used by default (DataProcessingEngine is set to DataProcessingEngine.Default) using the PivotGridControl.DefaultDataProcessingEngine property.


The DataProcessingEngine property is not if effect in server mode and for OLAP data sources.

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