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How to find the default hierarchy name of a Dimension?

Platform: jQuery |
Control: ejPivotClient

This KB illustrates that how to find the default hierarchy name of a Dimension.


You can find the default hierarchy name of a dimension from the Olap report by using the following code example.


public Dictionary<string, object> InitializeClient(string action, string customObject, string clientParams)
OlapDataManager DataManager = null;
DataManager = new OlapDataManager(connectionString);
string defaultHierarchyName = "";
var Dimensions = DataManager.CurrentCubeSchema.Dimensions;
for (int i = 0; i < Dimensions.Count; i++)
if(Dimensions[i].Name == "Enter valid dimension name")
defaultHierarchyName = Dimensions[i].DefaultHierarchyName;
return olapClientHelper.GetJsonData(action, DataManager, clientParams);


Public Function InitializeClient(ByVal action As String, ByVal customObject As String, ByVal clientParams As String) As Dictionary(Of String, Object)
Dim DataManager As OlapDataManager = Nothing
DataManager = New OlapDataManager(connectionString)
Dim defaultHierarchyName As String = ""
Dim Dimensions = DataManager.CurrentCubeSchema.Dimensions
For i As Integer = 0 To Dimensions.Count - 1
If Dimensions(i).Name = "Enter valid dimension name" Then
defaultHierarchyName = Dimensions(i).DefaultHierarchyName
End If
Next i
Return olapClientHelper.GetJsonData(action, DataManager, clientParams)
End Function


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