DATEADD DAX Function (Time Intelligence)  Context Transition

Moves the given set of dates by a specified interval.

Syntax

DATEADD ( <Dates>, <NumberOfIntervals>, <Interval> )
Parameter Attributes Description
Dates

The name of a column containing dates or a one column table containing dates.

NumberOfIntervals

The number of intervals to shift.

Interval

One of: Day, Month, Quarter, Year.

Return values

Table A table with a single column.

A table containing a single column of date values.

Remarks

The dates argument can be any of the following:

  • A reference to a date/time column. Only in this case a context transition applies because the <Dates> column reference is replaced by
  • A table expression that returns a single column of date/time values.
  • A Boolean expression that defines a single-column table of date/time values.

If the number specified for NumberOfIntervals is positive, the dates in dates are moved forward in time; if the number is negative, the dates in dates are shifted back in time.

The result table includes only dates that exist in the dates column.

Related functions

Other related functions are:

Last update: Oct 13, 2018   » Contribute   » Show contributors

Contributors: Alberto Ferrari, Marco Russo

MSDN documentation: https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/query-bi/dax/dateadd-function-dax

DAX Conventions
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.

Deprecated

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

Deprecated

This parameter is deprecated and its use is not recommended.

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