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hejszyszky
Helper I
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Script to add column based on historical data

Hi,

I've been trying to add automatic column with py script, but without a success. So the idea is to lets say i have a table like below:

 

 

Default TableDefault Table

 

 

And the idea is to create a additional column which tells us a current situation of A or B value over time, so basically something like this: ( let's say that 7-th month data is updated)

 

Table with new columnTable with new column

 

 

 

Did anyone took similar approach to something like above? Looking for a suggestions & approach ideas or some solutions to problem above. A & B columns could also be like A (as value) and B as value category.


Thanks in advance!!

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V-lianl-msft
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AlexisOlson
Super User
Super User

You could do something like this with a measure incorporating a bunch of if/then logic specifying what you want to say in any conceivable situation but that seems pretty painful to write and not nearly as useful as showing a visual instead.

Obviously, but in my case there is a need to have tooltip/comments in addition to graph. My idea was to loop through dates and output value progression over time but as mentioned above - ended up without success.
Nested ifs are painful - i agree, but i consider it as last resort.
Thanks for your reply!

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