Returns -1 if first date is less than second date, 1 if first date is greater than second date, and 0 if dates are equal..

Syntax

DateCompare(date, date_to_compare)
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Arguments

date

MDX expression that returns date

date_to_compare

MDX expression that returns date

You can use also a string expression, that can be parsed with DateParse, as any date argument.

Examples

DateCompare(
 [Invoice].CurrentMember.getProperty('Invoice date'),
 [Time].CurrentHierarchyMember.StartDate
)
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The formula will return -1 if an Invoice is created before selected time period, 0 if an Invoice is created on the first date of the selected time period, and 1 if an Invoice is created after the selected time period.

See also