Error when there are blank periods of data, expect to see data in the correct month.

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The source data is correctly displayed in the table visual.
VDT incorrectly shows the data as being in consecutive months.

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Hello Peter,

Steps to get the correct result:

  1. Pivot the year column along with the value column that you have in the Query Editor to get 3 data series (2018,2019,2020).

2. Add these data series to the Value field under Visualization pane.

3. Select the year from the series dropdown to get data in the appropriate period.

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Hi Varoothini,
I cant see this as a workable solution as you don’t always have the ability to remodel the data – We often use SSAS cubes as a source.

I’ve also been able to replicate this issue in one of the Valq demo exercises where the data is modelled similar to this suggestion.

I suspect the resolution is to create zero value fact records to fill the blanks. 🙁

Hello Peter,

In case you aren’t able to remodel the data, DAX measures can be of help to overcome this issue. With DAX you can create a measure for each year as data series using CALCULATE.

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