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luigi_dgv Frequent Visitor
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Re: Date hierarchy monthly drilldown has months out of order

In the chart area, once the hierarchy is on the axis, drill up to the least granular level.
Then on the top left corner click the icon representing a bi-forked arrow ("Expand all down one level in the hierarchy"). That will concatenate year and month in the proper way on the axis, maintaining the correct (date-based) sorting.

Re: Date hierarchy monthly drilldown has months out of order

 

@luigi_dgv ,

No, it does not.

Even if the dim table is sorted in the correct order, months are sorted alphabetically.

Some answers say to adjust the sort order at each level in the hierarchy but, how??  This information is not coded in our DNA...

The sort by column is disabled when you select the hierarchy level so, how to sort?

 

Turns out you need to select the actual field (not the version in the hierarchy) and the sort option then becomes active.  If you select Month (text version) then click on Sort by Column in the Modelling tab and select Month Number (you need to include this in your Date table), then it will work.

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