SetToStr (MDX)


Updated: March 2, 2016

Returns a Multidimensional Expressions (MDX)-formatted string of that corresponds to a specified set.


A valid Multidimensional Expressions (MDX) expression that returns a set.

This function is used to transfer a string-representation of a set to an external function for parsing. The string that is returned is enclosed in braces {}, with each item in the set separated by a comma.

The following example returns a string containing all of the members of the Geography.Country attribute hierarchy.

WITH MEMBER Measures.x AS SetToStr (Geography.Geography.Children)  
SELECT Measures.x ON 0  
FROM [Adventure Works]  

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