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Executes the MDX query defined by a pivot table and obtains the results.

Request Method


URL Parameters

None. Note that a request body is required; see the next heading.

Request Body Details

This endpoint uses the following properties of the request body:


Required. Full logical name of the pivot table, including the name of the folder that contains it.


Optional. Specifies any additional filters to add to the query. If specified, this property must be an array of strings, each of which specifies a filter value.


Optional. Specify 0 or 1 (the default). If this property is 0, the server sends partial results. If this property is 1, the server assumes the client wishes to wait for complete results before sending a response.


Optional. Timeout for waiting for query results, in seconds. The default timeout for this wait is 2 seconds less than the session’s timeout setting.


Optional. Specifies the values for any pivot variables used in the pivot table. Specify this as an array of objects. Each object must specify the name and value properties.

Example Request

  • Request Method:


  • Request URL:


    For comments on the possible forms of the URL, see Introduction to the Business Intelligence REST API.

  • Request Body:

    { "PIVOT":"Use in Dashboards/Product Info" }

    For another example:

    { "PIVOT":"Pivot Variables/Commission Calculator",
      "VARIABLES": [{"name":"commissionpercentage", "value":15}]

Example Response

This endpoint returns the same response object as POST /Data/MDXExecute.

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