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PivotFieldImageIndexEventArgs.GetHigherLevelFieldValue(PivotGridField) Method

Returns the value of a specific parent field corresponding to the field value currently being processed.

Namespace: DevExpress.XtraPivotGrid

Assembly: DevExpress.XtraPivotGrid.v19.1.dll


public object GetHigherLevelFieldValue(
    PivotGridField field


Name Type Description
field PivotGridField

A PivotGridField object that is the parent field whose value is returned.


Type Description

An object that is the value of the specified parent (higher level) field.


To obtain the list of higher level fields for the field value currently being processed, use the PivotFieldImageIndexEventArgs.GetHigherLevelFields method. The GetHigherLevelFieldValue method allows values of these fields to be retrieved. See the PivotFieldImageIndexEventArgs.GetHigherLevelFields topic for more information.


If you call the GetHigherLevelFieldValue method while an asynchronous operation is being performed, an exception will be thrown. To determine whether the operation is in progress, use the pivot grid’s IThreadSafeAccessible.IsAsyncInProgress property. For more information, see Asynchronous Mode.

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