How to customize the appearance of expanders in PivotGrid?

Define your own style for the expander and assign that style to the ExpanderStyle property of the PivotGrid control.

Please refer the below code sample. Here we have defined our own style for expander and assigned it to the ExpanderStyle property of the PivotGrid control.

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  • xaml
  • <Window.Resources>
            <Style TargetType="ToggleButton" x:Key="GridExpanderStyle">
                <Setter Property="Template">
                    <Setter.Value>
                        <ControlTemplate TargetType="{x:Type ToggleButton}">
                            <Border Padding="{TemplateBinding Padding}">
                                <Grid SnapsToDevicePixels="False" Background="Transparent">
                                    <Grid.ColumnDefinitions>
                                        <ColumnDefinition Width="13"/>
                                        <ColumnDefinition Width="*"/>
                                    </Grid.ColumnDefinitions>
                                    <Ellipse x:Name="circle" Stroke="DarkGray" HorizontalAlignment="Center" VerticalAlignment="Center" Width="13" Height="13"/>
                                    <Path x:Name="arrow" Stroke="#666" StrokeThickness="2" HorizontalAlignment="Center" VerticalAlignment="Center" SnapsToDevicePixels="false" Data="M 1,4.5  L 4.5,1  L 8,4.5"/>
                                    <ContentPresenter HorizontalAlignment="Left" Margin="2,0,0,0" VerticalAlignment="Center" SnapsToDevicePixels="True" Grid.Column="1" RecognizesAccessKey="True"/>
                                </Grid>
                            </Border>
                            <ControlTemplate.Triggers>
                                <Trigger Property="IsChecked" Value="true">
                                    <Setter Property="Data" TargetName="arrow" Value="M 1,1.5 L 4.5,5 L 8,1.5"/>
                                </Trigger>
                                <Trigger Property="IsMouseOver" Value="true">
                                    <Setter Property="Stroke" TargetName="circle" Value="#FF3C7FB1"/>
                                    <Setter Property="Stroke" TargetName="arrow" Value="#222"/>
                                </Trigger>
                                <Trigger Property="IsPressed" Value="true">
                                    <Setter Property="Stroke" TargetName="circle" Value="#FF526C7B"/>
                                    <Setter Property="StrokeThickness" TargetName="circle" Value="1.5"/>
                                    <Setter Property="Stroke" TargetName="arrow" Value="#FF003366"/>
                                </Trigger>
                            </ControlTemplate.Triggers>
                        </ControlTemplate>
                    </Setter.Value>
                </Setter>
            </Style>
        </Window.Resources>
    
        <!--Binding the expander style to the grid-->
        <syncfusion:PivotGridControl Name="pivotGrid" ExpanderStyle="{StaticResource GridExpanderStyle}" HorizontalAlignment="Left" VerticalAlignment="Top"/>
        <Grid>