Determines the type of processing to be performed by the Process element.
<Process> ... <Type>...</Type> ... </Process>
|Data type and length||String (enumeration)|
|Cardinality||1-1: Required element that occurs once and only once.|
For more information about processing options available to objects on an instance of Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services, see Processing a multidimensional model (Analysis Services).
The value of the Type element is limited to one of the strings listed in the following table.
|ProcessFull||Drops all data in the affected object, and then processes the affected object.|
|ProcessAdd||Adds new data to the affected object.|
|ProcessUpdate||Refreshes the data in the affected object.|
|ProcessIndexes||Creates or rebuilds indexes and aggregations in the affected object.|
|ProcessScriptCache||If the cube is processed, the server will rebuild the MDX script cache. If not, an error will be raised.
Note Applies only to cube.
|ProcessData||Processes data only in the affected object.|
|ProcessDefault||Detects the state of the affected object and then performs the appropriate processing option on the affected object to fully optimize it and return it to a fully processed state.|
|ProcessClear||Drops the data in the affected object and all related objects.|
|ProcessStructure||Processes the structure only of the affected object.|
|ProcessClearStructureOnly||Clears data only from the affected object.|