Slicer class

summary description of Slicer View

public class Slicer


Name Description
AlternativeText { get; set; } Returns or sets the descriptive (alternative) text string of the Slicer object.
Caption { get; set; } Returns or sets the caption of the specified slicer.
CaptionVisible { get; set; } Returns or sets whether the header that displays the slicer Caption is visible the default value is true
ColumnWidth { get; set; } Returns or sets the width, in points, of each column in the slicer.
ColumnWidthPixel { get; set; } Gets or sets the width in unit of pixels for each column of the slicer.
Height { get; set; } Returns or sets the height of the specified slicer, in points.
HeightPixel { get; set; } Returns or sets the height of the specified slicer, in pixels.
IsLocked { get; set; } Indicates whether the slicer shape is locked.
IsPrintable { get; set; } Indicates whether the slicer object is printable.
LeftPixel { get; set; } Returns or sets the horizontal offset of slicer shape from its left column, in pixels.
LockedAspectRatio { get; set; } Indicates whether locking aspect ratio.
LockedPosition { get; set; } Indicates whether the specified slicer can be moved or resized by using the user interface.
Name { get; set; } Returns or sets the name of the specified slicer
NumberOfColumns { get; set; } Returns or sets the number of columns in the specified slicer.
Parent { get; } Returns the Worksheet object that represents the sheet that contains the slicer. Read-only.
Placement { get; set; } Represents the way the drawing object is attached to the cells below it. The property controls the placement of an object on a worksheet.
RowHeight { get; set; } Returns or sets the height, in points, of each row in the specified slicer.
RowHeightPixel { get; set; } Returns or sets the height, in pixels, of each row in the specified slicer.
SlicerCache { get; } Returns the SlicerCache object associated with the slicer. Read-only.
StyleType { get; set; } Specify the type of Built-in slicer style the default type is SlicerStyleLight1
Title { get; set; } Specifies the title of the current Slicer object.
TopPixel { get; set; } Returns or sets the vertical offset of slicer shape from its top row, in pixels.
Width { get; set; } Returns or sets the width of the specified slicer, in points.
WidthPixel { get; set; } Returns or sets the width of the specified slicer, in pixels.


Name Description
AddPivotConnection(PivotTable) Adds PivotTable connection.
Refresh() Refreshing the slicer.Meanwhile, Refreshing and Calculating relative PivotTables.
RemovePivotConnection(PivotTable) Removes PivotTable connection.



Workbook book = new Workbook();
Worksheet sheet = book.Worksheets[0];
Cells cells = sheet.Cells;
cells[0, 0].Value = "fruit";
cells[1, 0].Value = "grape";
cells[2, 0].Value = "blueberry";
cells[3, 0].Value = "kiwi";
cells[4, 0].Value = "cherry";
cells[5, 0].Value = "grape";
cells[6, 0].Value = "blueberry";
cells[7, 0].Value = "kiwi";
cells[8, 0].Value = "cherry";

cells[0, 1].Value = "year";
cells[1, 1].Value = 2020;
cells[2, 1].Value = 2020;
cells[3, 1].Value = 2020;
cells[4, 1].Value = 2020;
cells[5, 1].Value = 2021;
cells[6, 1].Value = 2021;
cells[7, 1].Value = 2021;
cells[8, 1].Value = 2021;

cells[0, 2].Value = "amount";
cells[1, 2].Value = 50;
cells[2, 2].Value = 60;
cells[3, 2].Value = 70;
cells[4, 2].Value = 80;
cells[5, 2].Value = 90;
cells[6, 2].Value = 100;
cells[7, 2].Value = 110;
cells[8, 2].Value = 120;

PivotTableCollection pivots = sheet.PivotTables;

int pivotIndex = pivots.Add("=Sheet1!A1:C9", "A12", "TestPivotTable");
PivotTable pivot = pivots[pivotIndex];
pivot.AddFieldToArea(PivotFieldType.Row, "fruit");
pivot.AddFieldToArea(PivotFieldType.Column, "year");
pivot.AddFieldToArea(PivotFieldType.Data, "amount");

pivot.PivotTableStyleType = PivotTableStyleType.PivotTableStyleMedium10;

SlicerCollection slicers = sheet.Slicers;
int slicerIndex = slicers.Add(pivot, "E12", "fruit");
Slicer slicer = slicers[slicerIndex];
slicer.StyleType = SlicerStyleType.SlicerStyleLight2;

SlicerCacheItemCollection items = slicer.SlicerCache.SlicerCacheItems;
SlicerCacheItem item = items[0];
item.Selected = false;
//do your business

[Visual Basic]

Dim book As Workbook = New Workbook()
Dim sheet As Worksheet = book.Worksheets(0)
Dim cells As Cells = sheet.Cells

cells(0, 0).Value = "fruit"
cells(1, 0).Value = "grape"
cells(2, 0).Value = "blueberry"
cells(3, 0).Value = "kiwi"
cells(4, 0).Value = "cherry"
cells(5, 0).Value = "grape"
cells(6, 0).Value = "blueberry"
cells(7, 0).Value = "kiwi"
cells(8, 0).Value = "cherry"

cells(0, 1).Value = "year"
cells(1, 1).Value = 2020
cells(2, 1).Value = 2020
cells(3, 1).Value = 2020
cells(4, 1).Value = 2020
cells(5, 1).Value = 2021
cells(6, 1).Value = 2021
cells(7, 1).Value = 2021
cells(8, 1).Value = 2021

cells(0, 2).Value = "amount"
cells(1, 2).Value = 50
cells(2, 2).Value = 60
cells(3, 2).Value = 70
cells(4, 2).Value = 80
cells(5, 2).Value = 90
cells(6, 2).Value = 100
cells(7, 2).Value = 110
cells(8, 2).Value = 120

Dim pivots As PivotTableCollection = sheet.PivotTables
Dim pivotIndex As Int32 = pivots.Add("=Sheet1!A1:C9", "A12", "TestPivotTable")
Dim pivot As PivotTable = pivots(pivotIndex)
pivot.AddFieldToArea(PivotFieldType.Row, "fruit")
Pivot.AddFieldToArea(PivotFieldType.Column, "year")
Pivot.AddFieldToArea(PivotFieldType.Data, "amount")

pivot.PivotTableStyleType = PivotTableStyleType.PivotTableStyleMedium10

Dim slicers As SlicerCollection = sheet.Slicers
Dim slicerIndex As Int32 = slicers.Add(pivot, "E12", "fruit")
Dim slicer As Slicer = slicers(slicerIndex)
slicer.StyleType = SlicerStyleType.SlicerStyleLight2

Dim items As SlicerCacheItemCollection = slicer.SlicerCache.SlicerCacheItems
Dim item As SlicerCacheItem = items(0)
item.Selected = False


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