Used by expressions for calculation items or dynamic format strings to reference the measure that is in context.
A reference to the measure that is currently in context when the calculation item or format string is evaluated.
Can only be referenced in the expression for a calculation item or format string.
This function is not supported for use in DirectQuery mode when used in calculated columns or row-level security (RLS) rules.
The following calculation item expression calculates the year-to-date for whatever the measure is in context.
The following expression can be used to dynamically adjust the format string of a measure based upon whether a value is the hundreds, thousands, or millions.
SWITCH( TRUE(), SELECTEDMEASURE() < 1000,"$#,##0", //Values less than 1000 have no text after them SELECTEDMEASURE() < 1000000, "$#,##0,.0 K", //Values between 1000 and 1000000 are formatted as #.## K "$#,##0,,.0 M" //Values greater than 1000000 are formatted as #.## M )