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    Jack Wells commented  · 

    I'm an accountant and in all of our Excel based reports we prefer to have negative numbers in brackets and in red. This is a fairly common practice.

    The flexibility of Excel number formatting is great. We need this in Power BI

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    Jack Wells commented  · 

    It would be great if I could duplicate a measure when I'm making a very similar measure. Essentially the same thing as when we duplicate a query in query editor.

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    Jack Wells commented  · 

    There's a trick you can use to do measure groups:

    http://radacad.com/how-to-better-organise-your-power-bi-measures

    However would be better if there was a button to create these as this is a very well hidden feature.

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    Your mockup is great! Best work put into an idea so far :)

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    This is quite a basic function that rivals have been doing for some time.

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    The relative date slicer (a Preview feature as of June ‘17) gets us close to this with the ’This Month’ or ‘This Year’ settings. That is a dynamic date selection that updates based on the current system date. We plan to add a ‘YTD’/‘MTD’ option to specifically select a range from the start of the month/year up to today, hopefully that’ll address the remaining requirements!

    Jack Wells commented  · 

    Can we have the ability to select the baseline for YTD/QTD etc. A lot of companies don't start their financial year in January.

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