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kannanAhammed
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Contains in a dax function

Hello,

 

I am trying to fiture out how to do contains in a dax function. 

 

below is the dax function I users with works if the value is "Rejected". But in some cases the Offer Status contains some other charecters along with 'Rejected'.

 

Rejected = CALCULATE(COUNTAX('Master','Master'[Offer Status]),'Master'[Offer Status]="Rejected")
 
I am trying to do somhing like Rejected = CALCULATE(COUNTAX('Master','Master'[Offer Status]),'Master'[Offer Status] Contains "Rejected")
 
or 
 
Rejected = CALCULATE(COUNTAX('Master','Master'[Offer Status]),'Master'[Offer Status]="%Rejected%")
 
Can someone guide me to the right direction?
 
Best Regards
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parry2k
Super User
Super User

@kannanAhammed no you cannot use multiple, you need to add OR condition

 

 CALCULATE(COUNTAX('Master','Master'[Offer Status]),
CONTAINSSTRING('Master'[Offer Status] ,"Rejected") || 
CONTAINSSTRING('Master'[Offer Status] ,"Declined")
)

 

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parry2k
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@kannanAhammed no you cannot use multiple, you need to add OR condition

 

 CALCULATE(COUNTAX('Master','Master'[Offer Status]),
CONTAINSSTRING('Master'[Offer Status] ,"Rejected") || 
CONTAINSSTRING('Master'[Offer Status] ,"Declined")
)

 

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Learn about conditional formatting at Microsoft Reactor

My latest blog post The Power of Using Calculation Groups with Inactive Relationships (Part 1) (perytus.com) I would  Kudos if my solution helped. 👉 If you can spend time posting the question, you can also make efforts to give Kudos to whoever helped to solve your problem. It is a token of appreciation!

 

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parry2k
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Super User

@kannanAhammed try this

 

 CALCULATE(COUNTAX('Master','Master'[Offer Status]),CONTAINSSTRING('Master'[Offer Status] ,"Rejected")
)

 

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Learn about conditional formatting at Microsoft Reactor

My latest blog post The Power of Using Calculation Groups with Inactive Relationships (Part 1) (perytus.com) I would  Kudos if my solution helped. 👉 If you can spend time posting the question, you can also make efforts to give Kudos to whoever helped to solve your problem. It is a token of appreciation!

 

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