Max Function (Reporting Services)

Returns the maximum value of all non-null numeric values specified by the expression, in the context of the given scope.


Max(expression, scope, recursive)


Return Type

Determined by the type of the expression.


The set of data specified in the expression must have the same data type. To convert data that has multiple numeric data types to the same data type, use conversion functions like CInt, CDbl or CDec. For more information, see Type Conversion Functions.

The value of scope cannot be an expression and must refer to the current scope or a containing scope.


The following code example provides the highest total in the Year group or data region.

=Max(Fields!OrderTotal.Value, "Year")

See Also


Using Expressions (Reporting Services)

Calculating Totals and Other Aggregates (Reporting Services)