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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?




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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