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rows to columns

rows to columns

rows to columns

(OP)
Hi! I really cant figure this out. Help Please.

I have data:

Item    Class       Name
=============================
  1       A        Name1  
  1       B        Name2
  1       C        Name3
  2       A        Name4
  2       B        Name1
  2       C        Name6
  3       A        Name3
  3       B        Name4
  3       C        Name2

How do we create an attribute per Item/Class so that we can display the data in this format:

ITEM     Class A      Class B    Class C
  1        Name1       Name2      Name3
  2        Name4       Name1      Name6
  3        Name3       Name4      Name2


Thanks!!




RE: rows to columns

Create a fact from Name. Use it as a Metric.
The definition of your metric should be Max(Name).

RE: rows to columns

You probably don't need to create a fact if the report mockup you put out is actually real (and then follow iolaper's solution with max(name@desc) instead of max(name)).
If you have OLAP Services, you probably can do that in a derived metric too.

2 cents,
FLB

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