Binding Element (XMLA)

APPLIES TO:yesSQL Server Analysis ServicesyesAzure Analysis Services

Defines an out-of-line binding for an Analysis Services object, such as an attribute in a dimension, for the Bindings collection of a Batch or Process command.


   <Binding xsi:type="DimensionAttributeBinding">...</Binding>  
   <!-- or -->  
   <Binding xsi:type="MeasureGroupAttributeBinding">...</Binding>  
   <!-- or -->  
   <Binding xsi:type="PartitionBinding">...</Binding>  

Element characteristics

Characteristic Description
Data type and length DimensionAttributeBinding, MeasureGroupAttributeBinding, PartitionBinding
Default value None
Cardinality 0-n: Optional element that can occur more than once.

Element relationships

Relationship Element
Parent elements Bindings
Child elements None


Binding elements define out-of-line bindings, other than data sources and data source views, for Analysis Services objects to be processed by a Batch or Process command. For more information about processing objects, see Processing Objects (XMLA).

For more information about out-of-line bindings, see Data Sources and Bindings (SSAS Multidimensional).

See also

Properties (XMLA)