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DAX Studio

2.13.1 | Updated: 25 Oct 2020



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DAX Studio 2.13.1

This Package Contains an Exempted Check

1 Test Passing and 1 Exempted Test

Validation Testing Passed

Verification Testing Exempt:

Dependency requires reboot

To install DAX Studio, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To upgrade DAX Studio, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To uninstall DAX Studio, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


NOTE: This applies to both open source and commercial editions of Chocolatey.

1. Ensure you are set for organizational deployment

Please see the organizational deployment guide

  • Open Source or Commercial:
    • Proxy Repository - Create a proxy nuget repository on Nexus, Artifactory Pro, or a proxy Chocolatey repository on ProGet. Point your upstream to Packages cache on first access automatically. Make sure your choco clients are using your proxy repository as a source and NOT the default community repository. See source command for more information.
    • You can also just download the package and push it to a repository Download

3. Enter your internal repository url

(this should look similar to

4. Choose your deployment method:

choco upgrade daxstudio -y --source="'STEP 3 URL'" [other options]

See options you can pass to upgrade.

See best practices for scripting.

Add this to a PowerShell script or use a Batch script with tools and in places where you are calling directly to Chocolatey. If you are integrating, keep in mind enhanced exit codes.

If you do use a PowerShell script, use the following to ensure bad exit codes are shown as failures:

choco upgrade daxstudio -y --source="'STEP 3 URL'"

Write-Verbose "Exit code was $exitCode"
$validExitCodes = @(0, 1605, 1614, 1641, 3010)
if ($validExitCodes -contains $exitCode) {
  Exit 0

Exit $exitCode

- name: Ensure daxstudio installed
    name: daxstudio
    state: present
    version: 2.13.1
    source: STEP 3 URL

See docs at

Coming early 2020! Central Managment Reporting available now! More information...

chocolatey_package 'daxstudio' do
  action    :install
  version  '2.13.1'
  source   'STEP 3 URL'

See docs at

    Name: daxstudio,
    Version: 2.13.1,
    Source: STEP 3 URL

Requires Otter Chocolatey Extension. See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller daxstudio
   Name     = 'daxstudio'
   Ensure   = 'Present'
   Version  = '2.13.1'
   Source   = 'STEP 3 URL'

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'daxstudio':
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  ensure   => '2.13.1',
  source   => 'STEP 3 URL',

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at

salt '*' chocolatey.install daxstudio version="2.13.1" source="STEP 3 URL"

See docs at

5. If applicable - Chocolatey configuration/installation

See infrastructure management matrix for Chocolatey configuration elements and examples.

This package was approved as a trusted package on 25 Oct 2020.


DAX (Data Analysis eXpressions) Studio is the ultimate tool for executing and analyzing DAX queries against Microsoft Tabular models.

DAX Studio is a client tool for executing DAX queries against various data sources including:

  • PowerPivot in Excel
  • Power BI Desktop / SSDT Integrated Workspaces
  • Analysis Services Tabular
  • Azure Analysis Services

DAX Studio will scan the local machine for any running instances of Power BI Desktop or SSDT Integrated Workspaces.


  • All Queries Trace
  • Bracket Matching
  • Connection Dialog
  • DAX Studio Ribbon
  • DMV List
  • Support
  • Excel - Linked Results
  • Excel - Static Results
  • File Menu
  • Find/Replace
  • Flexible Layout
  • Function Metadata
  • Intellisense Support
  • Load Power BI Performance Data
  • Metadata Panes
  • Model Metadata
  • Multiple Tabs
  • Options Winodw
  • Output Modes
  • Output Panes
  • Parameter Support
  • Query Editor
  • Query Plan Tracing
  • Run Modes
  • Server Timing Trace
  • Status Bar
  • Swap Delimiters
  • Timer Results
  • Version notifications

$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop'

$toolsDir   = Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition
$fileLocation = (Get-ChildItem -Path $toolsDir -Filter '*.exe').FullName

$packageArgs = @{
   packageName    = $env:ChocolateyPackageName
   fileType       = 'EXE' 
   file           = "$fileLocation"
   softwareName   = "$env:ChocolateyPackageName*"
   validExitCodes = @(0)

Install-ChocolateyInstallPackage @packageArgs

New-Item "$fileLocation.ignore" -Type file -Force | Out-Null
md5: 2E46A8502B1150091D0409C6C59A85AE | sha1: 3967B72C5E75BE3CDE9A1712FC2AD5FA07640553 | sha256: C1BE2A27E34BA8E70D540FBD6F6B637879A404FA37196A9C47B8A91CB88E4D68 | sha512: 52E388EBF053BEB10E08618023F06D84B84B0EE308C4E34C5A39125A9F7CFFA8B4E5615CD09D97D84CB6D70E8C37F771BA2A623D49C9B47207D29E94BF01B6D6


**DAX Studio - License**

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daxstudio 2.12.2 284 Tuesday, August 4, 2020 Approved
DAX Studio 2.12.1 31 Monday, August 3, 2020 Approved
DAX Studio 2.12.0 61 Wednesday, July 29, 2020 Approved
DAX Studio 2.11.2 79 Sunday, July 19, 2020 Approved
DAX Studio 2.11.1 86 Tuesday, June 30, 2020 Approved
DAX Studio 2.11.0 116 Tuesday, June 9, 2020 Approved
DAX Studio 2.10.2 373 Wednesday, January 29, 2020 Approved
DAX Studio 2.10.1 75 Monday, December 23, 2019 Approved
DAX Studio 2.9.4 51 Friday, December 6, 2019 Approved
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