OLAP Scribe Utility

    A utility for documenting an Analysis Services database.
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        OLAP Scribe is a utility for documenting an Analysis Services database. It is implemented as a Microsoft Word document. It uses DSO to access Analysis Services and document the requested objects. The resulting Word document can be printed or futher edited for completeness.
    • Supported Operating System

      Windows 2000, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP

        SQL Server 2000 Analysis Services SP3 or later, Microsoft Word XP or later.
      • Download the Microsoft Word document. When opened, enable macros. Click the "Generate OLAP Documentation" button on the menu toolbar. The system will prompt you for the Analysis server, database and what objects you wish to document. When complete, save the document.
      • This code sample is provided as-is for informational purposes only and Microsoft makes no warranties, either express or implied, as to its accuracy of operation or suitability for use. Technical support is not available.

        Full source of the forms and VBA macros used is provided in Mirosoft Word document. To view and modify the source, bring up Microsoft Word, disable macros and click on Tools \ Macros \ Visual Basic Editor. The startup macro is GenerateAll, which then calls the BuildMetadata function displaying the frmDatabase form.

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