Rules

Roll Forward

How to Roll Forward Values from One Period to the Next in TM1

Accumulating values in TM1 over multiple years. Cumulative values are very useful in a rolling forecast or cash flow calculation model. This shows in detail how to create a cumulative values with colour coded examples.

ELISPAR TM1 Function: Use and Syntax

ELISPAR tests if an element is a direct child of a parent in a dimension in TM1. Here we explain how to use it, provide examples and compare it to ELISANC.

Use of @= in TM1

@= in TM1: How to Use it in Rules and Processes

@= is used in TM1 for evaluation of operators in TM1 Rules and TI Processes. Here we explain how it is used and give examples for both rules and processes.

ConsolidatedAvg TM1 Function: Syntax, Use and Examples

ConsolidatedAvg is used to calculate a single consolidated average value of child values at the n level. For…

Rounding in TM1 – The Complete Guide!

ROUND and ROUNDP are often confused and users expect them to behave the same as the Excel function. They are very similar but are different to the Excel treatment. Here is a complete explanation of both functions, a comparison to Excel ROUND and screenshots of the usage of both functions.

How to Dynamically Assign Information based on Data Entry

How to create a planning model where users can enter or select variables in one location and TM1 then assigns the data dynamically to all required dimensions. For example, in a budgeting model to plan labour centrally and assign people to cost centres dynamically.

YEAR Function in TM1: Syntax and Use

The YEAR function in TM1 allows us to extract the number representing the Year from a date. Here we explain it’s syntax and give an example combining it with the DATE function.

Feeding from a Consolidation to a Leaf Element in TM1

How, in TM1/Planning Analytics, to feed from a consolidated element in one cube to a leaf element in another cube using a single consolidation feeder with a worked example.

Persistent Feeders in TM1 – Speed-Up Model Restarts

Persistent Feeders can dramatically decrease the time required to restart a TM1 model. Here is an explanation of what Persistent Feeders are and instructions on how to implement them in your TM1 model.

Days in Month – How to Easily Calculate in a TM1 Rule

Here we explain how to calculate the number of days in each month with a simple, but easy rule, using the DAYNO function and a Next Month attribute.

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