Returns all the rows except blank row in a table, or all the values in a column, ignoring any filters that might have been applied.


ALLNOBLANKROW ( <TableNameOrColumnName> [, <ColumnName> [, <ColumnName> [, … ] ] ] )
Parameter Attributes Description

The name of an existing table or column.

ColumnName Optional

A column in the same base table. The column can be specified in optional parameters only when a column is used in the first argument, too.

Return values

Table An entire table or a table with one or more columns.


This function removes the corresponding filters from the filter context. It does not materialize the resulting table when called directly in a filter argument of CALCULATE or CALCULATETABLE.


The ALLNOBLANKROW function can be applied to either a table or a set of columns.


ALLNOBLANKROW ( Customer[Country], Customer[State] , Customer[City] )

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Related functions

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Last update: Sep 27, 2020   » Contribute   » Show contributors

Contributors: Alberto Ferrari, Marco Russo

MSDN documentation:

Context Transition

This function performs a Context Transition if called in a Row Context. Click to read more.

Row Context

This expression is executed in a Row Context. Click to read more.


Not recommended

The use of this function is not recommended. See Remarks and Related functions for alternatives.

Not recommended

The use of this parameter is not recommended.


This function is deprecated. Jump to the Alternatives section to see the function to use.


This parameter is deprecated and its use is not recommended.


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