Excel like filter in Angular Gantt component

17 Nov 20226 minutes to read

You can enable Excel like filter by defining filterSettings.type as Excel. The excel menu contains an option such as Sorting, Clear filter, Sub menu for advanced filtering.

import { Component, ViewEncapsulation, OnInit } from '@angular/core';
import { Gantt } from '@syncfusion/ej2-gantt';

@Component({
    selector: 'app-root',
    template:
       `<ejs-gantt id="ganttDefault" height="430px" [allowFiltering]='true' [dataSource]="data" [taskFields]="taskSettings"[columns]="columns" [splitterSettings] = "splitterSettings" [filterSettings]="filterSettings"></ejs-gantt>`,
    encapsulation: ViewEncapsulation.None
})
export class AppComponent{
    // Data for Gantt
    public data: object[];
    public taskSettings: object;
    public columns: object[];
    public splitterSettings: object;
    public filterSettings: object;
    public ngOnInit(): void {
        this.data = [
    {
        TaskID: 1,
        TaskName: 'Project initiation',
        StartDate: new Date('04/02/2019'),
        EndDate: new Date('04/21/2019'),
        subtasks: [
            {TaskID: 2, TaskName: 'Identify site location', StartDate: new Date('04/02/2019'), Duration: 0,Progress: 50, resources: [1]},
            {TaskID: 3, TaskName: 'Perform soil test', StartDate: new Date('04/02/2019'), Duration: 4, Predecessor: '2',Progress: 50, resources: [2, 3, 5]},
            {TaskID: 4, TaskName: 'Soil test approval', StartDate: new Date('04/02/2019'), Duration: 0, Predecessor: '3', Progress: 50 },
        ]
    },
    {
        TaskID: 5,
        TaskName: 'Project estimation',
        StartDate: new Date('04/02/2019'),
        EndDate: new Date('04/21/2019'),
        subtasks: [
            {TaskID: 6, TaskName: 'Develop floor plan for estimation', StartDate: new Date('04/04/2019'),Duration: 3, Predecessor: '4', Progress: 50, resources: [4]},
            {TaskID: 7, TaskName: 'List materials', StartDate: new Date('04/04/2019'),Duration: 3, Predecessor: '6', resources: [4, 8],Progress: 50},
            {TaskID: 8, TaskName: 'Estimation approval', StartDate: new Date('04/04/2019'),Duration: 0, Predecessor: '7', resources: [12, 5]}
        ]
    }];
        this.taskSettings = {
            id: 'TaskID',
            name: 'TaskName',
            startDate: 'StartDate',
            duration: 'Duration',
            progress: 'Progress',
            child: 'subtasks'
        };
        this.columns =  [
            { field: 'TaskID', headerText: 'Task ID', textAlign: 'Left', width: '100' },
            { field: 'TaskName', headerText: 'Task Name', width: '250' },
            { field: 'StartDate', headerText: 'Start Date', width: '150' },
            { field: 'Duration', headerText: 'Duration', width: '150' },
            { field: 'Progress', headerText: 'Progress', width: '150' },
        ];
        this.splitterSettings = {
            columnIndex:3
            };
        this.filterSettings = {
            type:'Excel'
        };
    }
}
import { NgModule } from '@angular/core';
import { BrowserModule } from '@angular/platform-browser';
import { AppComponent } from './app.component';
import { GanttModule } from '@syncfusion/ej2-angular-gantt';
import { FilterService } from '@syncfusion/ej2-angular-gantt';

/**
 * Module
 */
@NgModule({
    imports: [
        BrowserModule, GanttModule
    ],
    declarations: [AppComponent],
    bootstrap: [AppComponent],
    providers: [FilterService]
})
export class AppModule { }
import { platformBrowserDynamic } from '@angular/platform-browser-dynamic';
import { enableProdMode } from '@angular/core';
import { AppModule } from './app.module';

enableProdMode();
platformBrowserDynamic().bootstrapModule(AppModule);