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Ramya616
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How to convert a column into measure without changing any values so I can use the measure on Y-Axis?

How to convert a column into measure wihtout changing any values so that I can use the measure on the Y-Axis (using field parameter)? To use field parameter on Y-Axis, it should be a measure. 

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Ramya616
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@v-yiruan-msft  Thank you for your reply. I have a column with values of total sales for each month. So I used Measure_Total Sales=AVERAGE(Sales[Total Sales]) then it created a measure with same values of toal values without changing any data. It solved the issue.Thank you.

Total SalesYearMeasure_Total Sales
10202110
20202220
30202330

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Ramya616
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@v-yiruan-msft  Thank you for your reply. I have a column with values of total sales for each month. So I used Measure_Total Sales=AVERAGE(Sales[Total Sales]) then it created a measure with same values of toal values without changing any data. It solved the issue.Thank you.

Total SalesYearMeasure_Total Sales
10202110
20202220
30202330

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v-yiruan-msft
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Hi @Ramya616 ,

You can refer the following links to get it as an workaround.

DAX Measure in the Axis of the Power BI Report

1. Create a dimension table

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2. Create a measure as below

yingyinr_1-1656908707704.png

The workaround of using the measure as axis in the visual

Use Measures in Columns of a Matrix Visual

If the above one can't help you get the desired result, please provide some sample data in your tables (exclude sensitive data) with Text format and your expected result with backend logic and special examples. It is better if you can share a simplified pbix file. You can refer the following link to upload the file to the community. Thank you.

How to upload PBI in Community

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