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Matrix with Parent Header or Grouping Measure by Type

Hello all,


I have 9 measures used on multiple other reports. 

I'm trying to build a Matrix and have the below results. It works but not grouped well and messy.

 MTD SalesQTR SalesYTD SalesInventorySeconday InventoryIn-TransitAt SeaFuture Orders ConfirmedFuture Orders Pending





I want to have the measures have a parent title, or group them by there type (Sales, Inventory, Transit, Order). Imagine below but with merged cells. 


I've tired everything I can think of but falling short. Does anyone know how to do this? 




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hi @TS_PowerBI 


It's very possible. You will need a table, likely disconnected from your model, with the 4 states AND your measure titles. Add both into your matrix as columns.


Next, you may need a top level measure to determine what to show. Something along this line:


VAR _FindMeasure = SELECTEDVALUE(DisconnectedTable[MeasureTitle])
SWITCH( _FindMeasure,
    "MTD Sales", [MTD Sales],
    "Inventory", [Inventory],
    "Future Orders Pending", [FutureOrdersPending]


EDIT: Here's a sample set-up you'd likely need


Top-level measure:


Expected results:



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