# MROUNDDAX Function (Math and Trig)

Returns a number rounded to the desired multiple.

## Syntax

MROUND ( <Number>, <Multiple> )
Parameter Attributes Description
Number

The value to round.

Multiple

The multiple to which you want to round the number.

## Return values

Scalar A single decimal value.

Rounded number.

## Remarks

MROUND rounds up, away from zero, if the remainder of dividing Number by the specified Multiple is greater than or equal to half the value of Multiple.

The Number and Multiple arguments must have the same sign (+/-).

## Examples

Use MROUND ( number, SIGN ( number ) * multiple ) if the the sign of the number is not known in advance:

DifferenceYOY RoundedToThousands :=
VAR Difference = [DifferenceYOY]
VAR Multiple = 1000
RETURN
MROUND ( Difference, SIGN ( Difference ) * multiple )

## Related functions

Other related functions are:

Last update: Jan 11, 2021     » Show contributors

Contributors: Alberto Ferrari, Marco Russo, Jes Hansen

MSDN documentation: https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/dax/mround-function-dax

# 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.

# DirectQuery compatibility

Limitations are placed on DAX expressions allowed in measures and calculated columns.
The state below shows the DirectQuery compatibility of the DAX function.

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