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- Date functions (10)
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PowerPivot | Date functions exercise | Show year-to-date and quarter-to-date figures
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If you haven't already done so, run the SQL script in the above folder (copying and commercial use prohibited) to generate a database called MAM. Also if you haven't already done so, run the spCreateCalendarTable stored procedure to create a calendar table.
Use the TOTALQTD and TOTALYTD functions to create quarter-to-date and year-to-date figures for the total quantity of items sold:
You'll need to import the tblPos, tblTransaction and tblCalendar tables (also, don't forget to create a relationship between the calendar table and the point-of-sale one).
Save this workbooks as Drawn and quartered, then close it down.