TM1 Function for TI, ElementAttrInsert

Create an attribute for a dimension.

What is the ElementAttrInsert function?

ElementAttrInsert creates an attribute for a dimension.

Where can the ElementAttrInsert function be used?


Which TM1 Server version is this function available for?

Version 11 and 12

What is the syntax for ElementAttrInsert?

ElementAttrInsert( Dimension, Hierarchy, PrevAttribute, Attribute, Type)​;

​Dimension = Name of the Dimension​
Hierarchy = Name of the Hierarchy within the Dimension​
PrevAttribute = The Attribute before the new Attribute that you want to insert​
Attribute = Name of the Attribute​
Type = The type of attribute. There are three possible values for the Type argument:​
– N: Creates a numeric attribute.​
– S: Creates a string attribute.​
– A: Creates an alias attribute.  

A demonstration on how to use ElementAttrInsert

Create an attribute, zTemp, into the Product Type dimension after the attribute Active Status.