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Set Analysis inside calculated Variable

Hi Experts,

I am using a variable to store some expressions which contains set analysis. Herewith an example:


SET vGrossSales = =Sum({<TypeParent = {'Sales'}>}Amount);


When I display this variable by using vGrossSales (with / without dollar expansion), it works fine. However, If I add Months as an example to the dimensions, it adds them together for all months selected, and doesn't display the month sales individually.


I thought that it might be to do with the fact that the variable starts with =Sum and not just Sum. But that doesn't seem to work. I have also tried LET, but to no avail.

As mentioned, it is working fine, although I just want to be able to calculated the expression 'on the fly' by different dimensions.

Hope all makes sense.

Thanks,

Wynand

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