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MBILGIC
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How to display negative figures as positive

Hi Power BI community, i currently use Microsoft dynamics navision as my data source in power bi. 

 

i am building a dashboard based on some profit and loss GL accounts and with revenue, the numbers display as negative due to them being posted as Credits in the finance software. however i want to present this to non-finance people and do not want to confuse them with the negative numbers. 

 

how can i flip the signage to change from negative values to positive?

please advise

Thanks 

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HassanAshas
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Simply make a measure and put in your Credit Score inside an abs function 

 

 

Credit Score = abs(Your_Table[Credit_Score])

 

 

This will convert every non-negative number to a positive number. Now, instead of using your "Credit Score" attribute in your dashboards, use this measure. 

Greg_Deckler
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@MBILGIC Use ABS


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