RefreshPolicy Element (ASSL)

APPLIES TO:yesSQL Server Analysis ServicesnoAzure Analysis Services

Determines how often the dynamic part of the dimension or measure group (as specified by the Persistence element) is checked for changes.


<DimensionBinding> <!-- or MeasureGroupBinding -->  

Element Characteristics

Characteristic Description
Data type and length String (enumeration)
Default value See the table below.
Cardinality 0-1: Optional element that can occur once and only once.
Ancestor or Parent Default Value
DimensionBinding ByQuery
MeasureGroupBinding None

Element Relationships

Relationship Element
Parent elements DimensionBinding, MeasureGroupBinding
Child elements None


The value of this element is limited to one of the strings listed in the following table.

Value Description
ByQuery Every query checks to see whether the source data has changed.
ByInterval Source data is only checked for changes at the interval specified by RefreshInterval.

The enumeration that corresponds to the allowed values for RefreshPolicy in the Analysis Management Objects (AMO) object model is RefreshPolicy.

See Also

Persistence Element (ASSL)
Properties (ASSL)