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Helper II
Helper II

Calendar function behaving weird / How to create a calendar table between these two dates

Hi All,

I want to create a new date table using the calendar function. Calendar formula working when I pass Start/ End from another table But when I pass Start/ End date hard-code in calendar formula showing wired result I am sharing sample result below

 

Here I want to create a Q4 Calendar table but formula return date starting from 01-04-2019 

Please help me how can create a calendar table between these two dates 2020-12-31,2020-10-01

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Super User III
Super User III

Hi @lavdeepk ,

 

Your CALENDAR dax function syntax is wrong. You can't directly pass date values. You have to pass dates using DATE function:

 

= CALENDAR (DATE (2020, 12, 31), DATE (2020, 10, 01))

 

Thanks,

Pragati





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HI @lavdeepk ,

 

Save your Power BI report --> Close it --> Reopen it --> Try again creating your calendar table.

 

If still there is this issue, share your pbix file.

 

Also, I am hopinh you are on the latest Power BI Desktop update?

 

Thanks,

Pragati





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@Pragati11

 I Just uninstall power bi desktop and install again now calendar function working fine

 

Thanks Pragati 

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Super User III
Super User III

Hi @lavdeepk ,

 

Your CALENDAR dax function syntax is wrong. You can't directly pass date values. You have to pass dates using DATE function:

 

= CALENDAR (DATE (2020, 12, 31), DATE (2020, 10, 01))

 

Thanks,

Pragati





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Hi @Pragati11 

Thanks for the reply

I have modified Dax accordingly but nothing change see below SS

 

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Hi @lavdeepk ,

 

Not sure what is happening at your end. But I see this working correctly at my end:

 

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Try creating a new table and then go to data view and check.

 

Thanks,

Pragati

 





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@Pragati11  I also use calendar function previously never face any issue. i am unable to figure out why this happening to me 🤔🤔

HI @lavdeepk ,

 

Save your Power BI report --> Close it --> Reopen it --> Try again creating your calendar table.

 

If still there is this issue, share your pbix file.

 

Also, I am hopinh you are on the latest Power BI Desktop update?

 

Thanks,

Pragati





If this helps, Appreciate a KUDOS!
Did I answer your question? Mark my post as a solution!


Proud to be a Super User!




View solution in original post

@Pragati11

 I Just uninstall power bi desktop and install again now calendar function working fine

 

Thanks Pragati 

View solution in original post

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