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Basheer24
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Convert hours on PowerBI

Dear all,

 

I'm not an expert on PowerBI and need some help. How can I get the below formula into power BI.

 

=VALUE(LEFT(TEXT(A2,"##0.00"),FIND(".",TEXT(A2,"#0.00"))-1)*60)+VALUE(RIGHT(TEXT(A2,"#0.00"),2))

 

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Eyelyn9
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Hi @Basheer24 ,

 

If the column is Number type, you could use the following formula to create a column:

Column 1= 
var _Integer= INT([Contract(hh.mm)])
var _Decimal= ([Contract(hh.mm)]-_Integer) *100
return _Integer *60 + _Decimal

 Or modify your syntax to fit in PBI like this:

Column 2= 
var _s=FORMAT([Contract(hh.mm)],"##.00")
return LEFT( _s ,FIND(".",_s)-1) * 60 + RIGHT(_s,2)

The final output is shown below:

Convert hours on PowerBI.PNG

Best Regards,
Eyelyn Qin
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Eyelyn9
Community Support
Community Support

Hi @Basheer24 ,

 

If the column is Number type, you could use the following formula to create a column:

Column 1= 
var _Integer= INT([Contract(hh.mm)])
var _Decimal= ([Contract(hh.mm)]-_Integer) *100
return _Integer *60 + _Decimal

 Or modify your syntax to fit in PBI like this:

Column 2= 
var _s=FORMAT([Contract(hh.mm)],"##.00")
return LEFT( _s ,FIND(".",_s)-1) * 60 + RIGHT(_s,2)

The final output is shown below:

Convert hours on PowerBI.PNG

Best Regards,
Eyelyn Qin
If this post helps, then please consider Accept it as the solution to help the other members find it more quickly.

View solution in original post

ThanksEyelyn Qin

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