Project Description

The DAX Editor an extension to Visual Studio 2010 and 2012 that makes easier to work with DAX.


  • DAX syntax highlighting
  • DAX formatting. Support for increasing and decreasing format depth using Edit->Advanced->Increase Format Depth or Decrease Format Depth
  • IntelliSense support for keywords, functions, columns, and measures. Press Ctrl+Space to show IntelliSense.
  • Autocomplete for keywords, functions, tables, columns and measures. Press Ctrl+Space to autocomplete.
  • Syntax error reporting using squiggles/Error List
  • Brace matching
  • QuickInfo support in AutoComplete list that gives description of functions
  • F1 help for functions & keywords

Installing, uninstalling, and usage information

See the DAX Editor for SQL Server v1 and Documentation sections for details

Last edited Dec 6, 2011 at 9:26 PM by cathyk, version 15