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paredlx2
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How to convert text into variable

Hello everyone

I'm new in QlikView. and I want to create a Dynamic expression.

i have the next expression

Sum( $(v_sales_YTD))

but i want to change the YTD dynamically from a list box.

i try this but doesn't work

"Sum( $(v_sales_"& variable &"))"

please help me

regards

4 Replies

Re: How to convert text into variable

What YTD Dynamic you are expecting?

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Khan_Mohammed
Honored Contributor II

Re: How to convert text into variable

What is stored in $(v_sales_YTD)?

paredlx2
New Contributor

Re: How to convert text into variable

thanks for your response.  i want to change de YTD  for MAT or MTH

Partner
Partner

Re: How to convert text into variable

take a look at this:

Variables with Parameters