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I’ll illustrate these special ranges using this simple pivot table, which comes from an example formerly available on the Microsoft web site (I can no longer locate it).
Data Analysis Expressions (DAX) sounds a little intimidating at first, but don’t let the name fool you. First things first - DAX is NOT a programming language. You can use DAX to define custom calculations for Calculated Columns and for Measures (also known as calculated fields).
Defined names that you create for constants do not display in the Auto Complete drop-down list, but you can still type them.
Power Pivot does not add the closing parenthesis of functions or automatically match parentheses.
It appears in the Pivot Table Fields list and is available to all users of the workbook.
The formulas in calculated columns are much like the formulas that you create in Excel.
You can create calculated columns that are based on measures and other calculated columns.
However, avoid using the same name for a calculated column and a measure, as this can lead to confusing results.
Because a result is created for each combination of row and column headers, the result for the measure can be different in each cell.
The definition of the measure that you create is saved with its source data table.