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PiyushBQ
Helper I
Helper I

Limit SAMEPERIODLASTYEAR () to current month only

Hi Guys,

I create a calendar table, created a relationship with the data and used:

LY Number = CALCULATE(SUM('Data Export'[Data]), SAMEPERIODLASTYEAR(Dates[Date])
 
It's working fine. However, it's showing LY results in future months. How do we limit the results to the latest results?

Please check the screenshot for reference. I basically want -100% to disappear from the table.

Thank you in advance!
Piyush

 
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Anonymous
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[Total Data] = SUM('Data Export'[Data])

LY Number =
var __lastDate =
	CALCULATE(
		max( FactTable[Date] ),
		All( FactTable)
	)
var __currentPeriodAdjusted =
	FILTER(
		VALUES( Dates[Date] ),
		Dates[Date] <= __lastDate
	)
var __result =
	CALCULATE(
		[Total Data],
		SAMEPERIODLASTYEAR(__currentPeriodAdjusted)
	)
return
	__result

 

Best

D

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Anonymous
Not applicable

[Total Data] = SUM('Data Export'[Data])

LY Number =
var __lastDate =
	CALCULATE(
		max( FactTable[Date] ),
		All( FactTable)
	)
var __currentPeriodAdjusted =
	FILTER(
		VALUES( Dates[Date] ),
		Dates[Date] <= __lastDate
	)
var __result =
	CALCULATE(
		[Total Data],
		SAMEPERIODLASTYEAR(__currentPeriodAdjusted)
	)
return
	__result

 

Best

D

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Greg_Deckler
Super User
Super User

Perhaps check out one of the other time intelligence functions, you may find one that is suitable. Or, See if my Time Intelligence the Hard Way provides a different way of accomplishing what you are going for.

https://community.powerbi.com/t5/Quick-Measures-Gallery/Time-Intelligence-quot-The-Hard-Way-quot-TIT...


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