Returns all children of the specified member, excluding the specified
member. This member set function can be used as a parameter of another function,
where that parameter is a list of members.


@CHILDREN (mbrName)
Parameter Description
mbrName Any valid single member name or member combination, or a function that
returns a single member or member combination.


Essbase sorts the child members in ascending
order. Using Sample Basic as an example, if you specify 100 for mbrName, Essbase returns 100-10,
100-20, 100-30 (in that order). This order is important to consider when you
use the @CHILDREN member set function with certain forecasting and statistical


In the Sample Basic database:


returns East, West, South,
and Central (in that order).


returns Sales and COGS (in
that order).

See Also