DataSource Element (XMLA)

APPLIES TO:yesSQL Server Analysis ServicesyesAzure Analysis Services

Contains an out-of-line data source binding for the parent Batch or Process element.


<Batch> <!-- or Process>  

Element Characteristics

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

Element Relationships

Relationship Element
Parent elements Batch, Process
Child elements DatabaseID, DataSourceID


The DataSource element represents an out-of-line binding to a data source, used by the Batch or Process command to temporarily override the data source binding for Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services objects processed by the command.

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

See Also

Properties (XMLA)