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Displaying grouped data in AdvancedDataGrid

Grouped data is used the place of hierarchical data. Basically it is a flat data in which you can arrange it in hierarchical data.

Displaying grouped data in AdvancedDataGrid:

Grouped data is used the place of hierarchical data. Basically it is a flat data in which you can arrange it  in hierarchical data. We make a instance of the GroupingCollection2 class from your flat data. In this example you can see how we can use Grouped Data in AdvancedDataGrid control.


<?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?>

<s:Application xmlns:fx=""



minWidth="955" minHeight="600">



import mx.collections.ArrayCollection;


private var student:ArrayCollection = new ArrayCollection([

{Course:'Course', CourseName:'B.Sc.', Branch:'Physics', Girls:60, Boys:120, TotalStudent:180,

 PASSinper:98.0, FAILinper:2.0},

{Course:'Course', CourseName:'B.Sc.', Branch:'Mathematics', Girls:50, Boys:150,

 TotalStudent:200, PASSinper:98.5, FAILinper:1.5},

{Course:'Course', CourseName:'B.Sc.', Branch:'Chemistry', Girls:100, Boys:50,

 TotalStudent:150, PASSinper:97.0, FAILinper:3.0},

{Course:'Course', CourseName:'', Branch:'CS', Girls: 45, Boys:75, TotalStudent:120,

 PASSinper:99.0, FAILinper:1.0},

{Course:'Course', CourseName:'', Branch:'IT', Girls: 55, Boys:65, TotalStudent:120,

 PASSinper:99.5, FAILinper:0.5},

{Course:'Course', CourseName:'', Branch:'EC', Girls: 25, Boys:95, TotalStudent:120,

 PASSinper:96.7, FAILinper:3.3},

{Course:'Course', CourseName:'', Branch:'EI', Girls: 40, Boys:80, TotalStudent:120,

PASSinper:95, FAILinper:5},

{Course:'Course', CourseName:'', Branch:'Mechanical', Girls:10, Boys: 80,

 TotalStudent:90, PASSinper:97.5, FAILinper:2.5},

{Course:'Course', CourseName:'', Branch:'Civil', Girls: 15, Boys:45, TotalStudent:60,

 PASSinper:92, FAILinper:8},

{Course:'Course', CourseName:'B.Pharma.', Branch:'Pharmacy', Girls:70, Boys:130,

 TotalStudent:200, PASSinper:99.8, FAILinper:0.2},

{Course:'Course', CourseName:'M.B.A.', Branch:'HR', Girls:48, Boys:72, TotalStudent:120,

 PASSinper:100, FAILinper:0},

{Course:'Course', CourseName:'M.B.A.', Branch:'Finance', Girls:40, Boys:80, TotalStudent:120, PASSinper:85, FAILinper:15},

{Course:'Course', CourseName:'M.B.A.', Branch:'Marketing', Girls:20, Boys:100,

 TotalStudent:120, PASSinper:99, FAILinper:1},

{Course:'Course', CourseName:'M.B.A.', Branch:'IT & HR', Girls:30, Boys:90, TotalStudent:120,

 PASSinper:100, FAILinper:0},

{Course:'Course', CourseName:'M.C.A.', Branch:'Computer Science', Girls:30, Boys:90,

 TotalStudent: 120, PASSinper:99.1, FAILinper:0.9},




<s:Panel title="Displaying grouped data in AdvancedDataGrid" height="470" width="831">



x="13" y="13" initialize="gc2.refresh();">


<mx:GroupingCollection2 id="gc2" source="{student}">

<mx:Grouping label="Course">

<mx:GroupingField name="Course"/>

<mx:GroupingField name="CourseName"/>





<mx:AdvancedDataGridColumn dataField="Course"/>

<mx:AdvancedDataGridColumn dataField="CourseName" headerText="CourseName"/>

<mx:AdvancedDataGridColumn dataField="Branch"/>

<mx:AdvancedDataGridColumn dataField="Girls"/>

<mx:AdvancedDataGridColumn dataField="Boys"/>

<mx:AdvancedDataGridColumn dataField="TotalStudent"/>

<mx:AdvancedDataGridColumn dataField="PASSinper"/>

<mx:AdvancedDataGridColumn dataField="FAILinper"/>






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