Data Analysis Expressions (DAX) is a formula language introduced by Microsoft in Power BI, Power Pivot and Analysis Services Tabular to define calculations and queries.

DAX Formatter is a free tool by SQLBI that transform your raw DAX formulas into clean, beautiful and readable code. The syntax rules used improves the readability of the expressions, read this article to learn more: Rules for DAX code formatting »


You can format any DAX query and expression in the form:
  • Table[column] = …
  • Table[measure] := …
  • [measure] := …
  • [measure] = …
  • measure := …
  • measure = …
  • = …


You can call the service via standard HTTP requests. Learn how to use API »

Terms of Use

By using DAX Formatter by SQLBI you are agree to the following conditions:
  1. The service is provided “as is” without warranty of any kind.
  2. The query you write are sent to a server running on Windows Azure, which provide a service for syntax formatting.
  3. A few results of the query parser can be saved for statistical reasons (most used functions, complexity index, average length and others).
  4. The DAX Formatter rebuild the DAX query code based on the syntax tree and the result might not correspond to the original query.


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Latest Changes

[Feb 18, 2019] Fixed formatting of ROW function

The ROW function was not formatted properly going to a new line for the first argument.

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The indentation line was not present when the first element of a line was not a keyword or a function – only on web site.

[Feb 2, 2019] Improved formatting of binary expressions

Improved formatting of binary expressions with function calls in the second operand.


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