Adding Perspective Descriptions

Bill Anton shows how to add descriptions to perspectives in SSAS Tabular:

Unfortunately, in Tabular projects, there’s no direct way to add a description for perspectives – not even withBIDS Helper.

In Tabular projects, there is a (modal) popup window for managing perspectives…

The answer is not a great one, so hopefully the SSAS team picks up on this and improves the Tabular experience.

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