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- DAX for Power BI Part 1 - Getting Started with DAX for Power BI
- DAX for Power BI Part 2.1 - Basic Calculated Columns in DAX
- DAX for Power BI Part 2.2 - The If Function
- DAX for Power BI Part 2.3 - The Switch Function
- DAX for Power BI Part 2.4 - Working with Blanks
- DAX for Power BI Part 2.5 - Working with Text in Calculated Columns
- DAX for Power BI Part 2.6 - Working with Dates in Calculated Columns
- DAX for Power BI Part 2.7 - Error Functions in Calculated Columns
- DAX for Power BI Part 3.1 - Relationships and the Related Function
- DAX for Power BI Part 3.2 - The LookupValue Function
- DAX for Power BI Part 4.1 - Getting Started with Measures
- DAX for Power BI Part 4.2 - Sum, SumX and Other Aggregate Functions
- DAX for Power BI Part 4.3 - Counting Values and Rows
- DAX for Power BI Part 4.4 - Using Variables
- DAX for Power BI Part 4.5 - Quick Measures
- DAX for Power BI Part 5.1 - The Calculate, Filter and CalculateTable Functions
- DAX for Power BI Part 5.2 - Removing Filters in Measures
- DAX for Power BI Part 5.3 - Replacing and Keeping Filters in Measures
- DAX for Power BI Part 5.4 - Removing Filters with AllSelected and AllExcept
- DAX for Power BI Part 6.1 - Introduction to Time Intelligence Functions
- DAX for Power BI Part 6.2 - Comparing Date Ranges
- DAX for Power BI Part 6.3 - Calculating Running Total or To-Date Values
- DAX for Power BI Part 6.4 - Opening and Closing Balance Calculations
- DAX for Power BI Part 7.1 - Creating Basic Calendar Tables in DAX
- DAX for Power BI Part 7.2 - Creating a Financial Year Calendar
- DAX for Power BI Part 7.3 - Single Calendar vs Multiple Calendars
DAX for Power BI videos | DAX for Power BI Part 2.1 - Basic Calculated Columns in DAX
Posted by Andrew Gould on 17 August 2021
This video explains how to create calculated columns in DAX. You'll learn about the important concept of Row Context and a variety of ways to reference a column in a DAX expression. You'll see how to add comments and lay out your code for readability. You'll learn about the order of operation and how to control it and how to use some basic DAX functions. You'll also see how DAX adjusts the data type of a column as you make changes to the expression. Finally, you'll learn how to concatenate multiple values to create a longer value.
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