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SSAS AdventurWorksDW Measure Formatting

Posted on 2010-08-19
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Hi,

Any ideas why I can't format the measures in Adventureworks?  See screen shots below.

Thanks,
Todd
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It is because FormatString is only Property of measure and it is on client software to apply it. SSAS is not doing formating. Viewer in VS is not taking it in account. Try using Excel as client and it sould work.
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