Calculated Column Walk Through

In this example a new virtual calculated column, [Sales Line Total] will be created based on two existing numeric attributes, [Quantity] and [Price].

Step 1

Drag a Model Attribute block onto the canvas:

Step 2

Open the Dimension Table and select the Model Attribute required.

Step 3

Add further Model Attributes, operators, functions etc. to complete your calculation logic

Step 4

Complete the Settings Panel to reflect the properties required

Step 5

Click on the Preview button to inspect the calculated column results. The calculation appears correct.

Step 6

To save the new Calculated Column into the Model, click on the Apply button.

Step 7

The new Calculated Column will appear in the list of columns for the table concerned. It can be configured using the same tools as any other column in the table.