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Anonymous
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Use FILTER with CONTAINS

The column in my table follows this structure:

Time
["morning";"afternoon"]
["morning"]
["night"]
["night";"afternoon"]


I want to create a measure that counts the number of rows that contains the string "morning". Based on the example column above, the measure should return 2.
I've created the measure:

_measure = COUNTROWS(FILTER(MyTable,CONTAINS(MyTable,MyTable[Time],"morning")))
but is showing me a "in blank" result.
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parry2k
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@Anonymous try this

 

_measure = 
CALCULATE ( COUNTROWS( Taable ), CONTAINSSTRING(MyTable[Time],"morning"))

 

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parry2k
Super User
Super User

@Anonymous try this

 

_measure = 
CALCULATE ( COUNTROWS( Taable ), CONTAINSSTRING(MyTable[Time],"morning"))

 

I would  Kudos if my solution helped. 👉 If you can spend time posting the question, you can also make efforts to give Kudos whoever helped to solve your problem. It is a token of appreciation!

Visit us at https://perytus.com, your one-stop shop for Power BI related projects/training/consultancy.



Subscribe to the @PowerBIHowTo YT channel for an upcoming video on List and Record functions in Power Query!!

Learn Power BI and Fabric - subscribe to our YT channel - Click here: @PowerBIHowTo

If my solution proved useful, I'd be delighted to receive Kudos. When you put effort into asking a question, it's equally thoughtful to acknowledge and give Kudos to the individual who helped you solve the problem. It's a small gesture that shows appreciation and encouragement! ❤


Did I answer your question? Mark my post as a solution. Proud to be a Super User! Appreciate your Kudos 🙂
Feel free to email me with any of your BI needs.

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