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klp97
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SAP BW - How to write conditional M statement to pass a range of values as a parameter

Hi community,

 

I am new in general to editing power query code so please be gentle and explicit in your guidance 🙂 I am querying SAP BW, and trying to limit data extracted (vs. filtering after it loads in PQ).

 

In the highlighted step below, I would like to not have to specify individual values, and instead, either use:

  • a range of values (10000091220000 - 10000091229999)
  • a wildcard (1000009122*)
  • an if loop (if [!V000010] starts with 1000009122, then grab the record, else don't)

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Add Items expects individual selection for this parameter (see below). Is what I want to do even possible?

 

TIA

 

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SebasSmit
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Hi @klp97, did you find a solution for this problem? I am exploring the exact same issue at the moment...

v-jingzhang
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Hi @klp97 

 

You can try using a MDX statement to filter when you first configure the connection. Use the SAP Business Warehouse (BW) Connector in Power BI Desktop - Power BI | Microsoft Learn

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The Basic MDX Query (MDX) | Microsoft Learn

 

Best Regards,
Community Support Team _ Jing
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Hello, thank you for the suggestion. I am not familiar with writing MDX queries - do you have any specific guidance on how I might write the query for what I would like to accomplish?

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