Description Element (ASSL)
APPLIES TO:SQL Server Analysis ServicesAzure Analysis Services
Contains the description of the parent element.
<Action> <!-- or one of the elements listed below in the Element Relationships table --> ... <Description>...</Description> ... </Action>
|Data type and length||String|
|Cardinality||0-1: Optional element that occurs once and only once.|
|Parent elements||Action, Aggregation, AggregationDesign, Assembly, AttributePermission, CalculationProperty, CellPermission, Cube, CubeDimensionPermission, Database, DataSource, DataSourceView, Dimension, DimensionAttribute, Hierarchy, Kpi, Level, MdxScript, Measure, MeasureGroup, MiningModel, MiningModelColumn, MiningStructure, MiningStructureColumn, Partition, Permission, Perspective, Role, Server, Trace, Translation|
The value of a Description element has the following restrictions:
The value cannot contain leading or trailing spaces. If leading or trailing spaces are included in the value of a Description element, those spaces will be implicitly removed by Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services.
The value cannot contain control characters. If control characters are included in the value of a Description element, those characters will be implicitly removed by Analysis Services.