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Passing Prompt Answer to Metric

Passing Prompt Answer to Metric

Passing Prompt Answer to Metric

I'm a newbie with Microstrategy. This is something I've done with Crystal, but not sure how to accomplish this with Microstrategy. I will need this with probably every report I do.

The situation is, a user selects a department and a fiscal year prompt i.e. 2012 for the FY.

That number (2012) gets passed to the report and is used with the different metrics.  For example I want all the expenses for FY2010, in crystal I would do a calculation something like FY-2, my next column I would want the metric for Budget FY2011. Several other metrics on the report would be either for FY2010, 2011 or 2012.

FY 2010


Hopefully, this makes sense.


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