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How to Identify Source Tables for a Cube in SSAS?

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What is the easiest/best way to identify what TABLES are used as Sources for a SSAS CUBE?

I'm seeking to find a way to list-out the TableName(s) that a SSAS Cube sources its data from.

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-- You can do it via a MDX query like:

SELECT  *
 FROM  $SYSTEM.MDSCHEMA_DIMENSIONS
 WHERE  [CUBE_NAME]='TEST CUBE'


--OR see:

"Using SSRS to report SSAS 2008 database structure using DMVs"

http://www.ssas-info.com/VidasMatelisBlog/144_using-ssrs-to-report-ssas-2008-database-structure-using-dmvs
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Thanks!!!
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