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Duplicate Name

 

 

 

 

"xxx" is used to name both a type1 and a type2. Duplicate names like this may cause confusion for developers and users.

 

The same name was used to name both a Field and Measure, or a Variable and Measure

 

Using the same name for two resources, for example using "Sales" for both a Field and Measure, can appear ambiguous when used in an expression. 

 

          Sales + Margin

 

Is "Sales" a measure or a field?

 

Guide

 

If possible, rename one or the other resource to disambiguate.

 

If you have a common name like "Sales", consider adopting a naming convention like:

 

Prefixing numeric field names with "#":  #Sales
 

Include a unit or quantity designation in the field name: Sales Amount
 

Include an aggregation word in the Measure Name: Total Sales

 

 

 

 

 

 

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