FormatString Element (ASSL)

Describes the display format for a CalculationProperty element or a Measure element.


<CalculationProperty> <!-- or Measure -->  

Element Characteristics

Characteristic Description
Data type and length String
Default value None
Cardinality 0-1: Optional element that can occur once and only once.

Element Relationships

Relationship Element
Parent elements CalculationProperty, Measure
Child elements None


The FormatString property contains a Multidimensional Expressions (MDX) expression. In the case of CalculationProperty elements, it applies to elements with a CalculationType of Member or Cells.

The elements that correspond to the parents of FormatString in the Analysis Management Objects (AMO) object model are CalculationProperty and Measure.

See Also

CalculationProperties Element (ASSL)
MdxScript Element (ASSL)
MdxScripts Element (ASSL)
Properties (ASSL)