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Helper I

## Calculate Branch Cost

Hello

I'm trying to sum up the values for different Dimension within the the GL Entry table.
As I'm new to Power BI i think i don't use the correct Filter function or there is a smoother way to get
to the result. All support is highly appreciated.

Total Branch Costs =
CALCULATE(SUM('AX\$G_L Entry (2)'[Amount]),
FILTER('AX\$G_L Entry (2)', 'AX\$G_L Entry (2)'[Global Dimension 1 Code] = "SA"))
FILTER('AX\$G_L Entry (2)', 'AX\$G_L Entry (2)'[Global Dimension 1 Code] = "BM"))
FILTER('AX\$G_L Entry (2)', 'AX\$G_L Entry (2)'[Global Dimension 1 Code] = "CS"))
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Community Support

Since I don't know what exactly the expected results you want. I list several cases.

Sample data.

1.Remove the concept of grouping and return the total for each row.

``Measure = CALCULATE(SUM('AX\$G_L Entry (2)'[Amount]),ALLSELECTED('AX\$G_L Entry (2)'))``

2.Summing by grouping [Global Dimension 1 Code], ignoring the context of the year.

``Measure 2 = CALCULATE(SUM('AX\$G_L Entry (2)'[Amount]),FILTER(ALLSELECTED('AX\$G_L Entry (2)'),[Global Dimension 1 Code]=MAX('AX\$G_L Entry (2)'[Global Dimension 1 Code])))``

3.If you only want to ask for the sum of part [Global Dimension 1 Code], you can write it like this

``Measure 3 = CALCULATE(SUM('AX\$G_L Entry (2)'[Amount]),FILTER(ALLSELECTED('AX\$G_L Entry (2)'),[Global Dimension 1 Code]="BM"||[Global Dimension 1 Code]="CS"))``

Summing which [Global Dimension 1 Code] is "BM" or "CS".

If the above cases is still not what you want, please provide some sample data and the desired result.

Best Regards,

Stephen Tao

If this post helps, then please consider Accept it as the solution to help the other members find it more quickly.

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Community Support

Since I don't know what exactly the expected results you want. I list several cases.

Sample data.

1.Remove the concept of grouping and return the total for each row.

``Measure = CALCULATE(SUM('AX\$G_L Entry (2)'[Amount]),ALLSELECTED('AX\$G_L Entry (2)'))``

2.Summing by grouping [Global Dimension 1 Code], ignoring the context of the year.

``Measure 2 = CALCULATE(SUM('AX\$G_L Entry (2)'[Amount]),FILTER(ALLSELECTED('AX\$G_L Entry (2)'),[Global Dimension 1 Code]=MAX('AX\$G_L Entry (2)'[Global Dimension 1 Code])))``

3.If you only want to ask for the sum of part [Global Dimension 1 Code], you can write it like this

``Measure 3 = CALCULATE(SUM('AX\$G_L Entry (2)'[Amount]),FILTER(ALLSELECTED('AX\$G_L Entry (2)'),[Global Dimension 1 Code]="BM"||[Global Dimension 1 Code]="CS"))``

Summing which [Global Dimension 1 Code] is "BM" or "CS".

If the above cases is still not what you want, please provide some sample data and the desired result.

Best Regards,

Stephen Tao

If this post helps, then please consider Accept it as the solution to help the other members find it more quickly.

Helper I

@v-stephen-msftThank you so much for the detailed response.

Super User

@JulioCastillo  I just forgot remove the other filters, use this code

CALCULATE(SUM('AX\$G_L Entry (2)'[Amount]),
FILTER('AX\$G_L Entry (2)'
'AX\$G_L Entry (2)'[Global Dimension 1 Code] = "SA")&&
'AX\$G_L Entry (2)'[Global Dimension 1 Code] = "BM")&&
'AX\$G_L Entry (2)'[Global Dimension 1 Code] = "CS"))

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Helper I
##### @VijayP
Super User

@JulioCastillo  try the below one!

Total Branch Costs =
CALCULATE(SUM('AX\$G_L Entry (2)'[Amount]),
FILTER('AX\$G_L Entry (2)''AX\$G_L Entry (2)'[Global Dimension 1 Code] = "SA")&&
FILTER('AX\$G_L Entry (2)''AX\$G_L Entry (2)'[Global Dimension 1 Code] = "BM")&&
FILTER('AX\$G_L Entry (2)''AX\$G_L Entry (2)'[Global Dimension 1 Code] = "CS"))

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Helper I

Hi,

Thanks for your input unfortunately I get the following error message:

Filter been used in a True/False expression that is used as a table filter expression. This is not allowed.

Any hint on how to change the formula?

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