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PaulBethancourt
Frequent Visitor

Rankx is Incorrect when similar ranked column added to table

I'm using RANKX to rank the number of "Monthly Lines" based on a column called "Parent and TC City".

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The above rank work fine.
If I add the field "Parent Org" to the table, then the ranking is incorrect:

PaulBethancourt_1-1677774571019.png

My measure for rank is:

Rank Parent City = RANKX(all(SCM_RMA_METRICS[Parent and TC City]),calculate([Monthly Lines]))
Any idea what's going on here?
Any help would be appreciated!
Link to Sample Rankx problem  https://1drv.ms/u/s!Aq5dyjpfjB3Ug9xgh8R7OSESIUJGww?e=HJ7idb 
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grantsamborn
Solution Sage
Solution Sage

Hi @PaulBethancourt 

Would something like this help?

 

Rank TC Parent City 2 = 
RANKX(
    ALL( 'Table'[Parent and TC City], 'Table'[Parent Org] ),
    [Monthly Lines]
)

 

It seems to work in both of your scenarios.

Let me know how this works.

 

pbix: Rankx Problem.pbix

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Padycosmos
Solution Sage
Solution Sage

If you are using a Matrix Visual, this video would help:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y2FFjfRD-Bo

IF you are using a Table Visual, this video would help:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tS1ff6ouORg

dilshad_ahmed
Frequent Visitor

@PaulBethancourt 

It is because when you are including Parent Org, the context is getting changed. To avoid the context change you can use a table in your Rank Dax by cross joining the 'Parent and TC City' and 'Parent Org'. I have verified it and it gives the correct result. 

dilshad_ahmed_0-1678034935886.png

My Dax looks like 

Rank TC Parent City = RANKX(CROSSJOIN(ALL('Table'[Parent and TC City]),ALL('Table'[Parent Org])),[Monthly Lines])
You can also refer the below youtube video for understanding:
Hope it helps!

 

grantsamborn
Solution Sage
Solution Sage

Hi @PaulBethancourt 

Would something like this help?

 

Rank TC Parent City 2 = 
RANKX(
    ALL( 'Table'[Parent and TC City], 'Table'[Parent Org] ),
    [Monthly Lines]
)

 

It seems to work in both of your scenarios.

Let me know how this works.

 

pbix: Rankx Problem.pbix

lbendlin
Super User
Super User

Please provide sample data that covers your issue or question completely, in a usable format (not as a screenshot).
https://community.powerbi.com/t5/Community-Blog/How-to-provide-sample-data-in-the-Power-BI-Forum/ba-...
Please show the expected outcome based on the sample data you provided.

https://community.powerbi.com/t5/Desktop/How-to-Get-Your-Question-Answered-Quickly/m-p/1447523

I posted the link to the Power BI that shows the problem - Thanks

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