TM1 Function for TI, ​DimensionTopElementInsertDirect

Creates a root element in a dimension by directly editing a dimension.

What is the DimensionTopElementInsertDirect function?

DimensionTopElementInsertDirect creates a root element in a dimension by directly editing a dimension. This can only be created if the dimension does not have a standalone root element. This function is actioned immediately.  To action this function until the process makes a commitment (e.g. at the end of executing the metadata tab), use DimensionTopElementInsert.

Where can the DimensionTopElementInsertDirect function be used?

TurboIntegrator

What is the syntax for DimensionTopElementInsertDirect?

DimensionTopElementInsertDirect(DimName, InsertionPoint, ElName)​;

​DimName = Dimension Name​
InsertionPoint = An existing element where the element is inserted before this element. If blank, the new element will be added as the last element in the dimension.​
ElName = Element Name

A demonstration on how to use DimensionTopElementInsertDirect

Create a singular root element called, All Sales Territories, for the Sales Territory dimension