How does the EXACT function (DAX) work?
The EXACT function (DAX) compares two text strings and returns TRUE if they are exactly the same, FALSE otherwise. EXACT is case-sensitive but ignores formatting differences.
EXACT Formula Syntax
How do you use the EXACT function?
You can use EXACT function to test text being entered into a document.
The EXACT function is quite useful when we wish to deal with case-sensitive data.
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Considerations when using the EXACT function
- Text1 (required argument) – This is the first string which we wish to join. It can be two text strings, numbers, or logical value.
- Text2 (required argument) – This is the second text string.
The EXACT function returns TRUE if the two strings are the same. The EXACT function returns FALSE if the two strings are different.
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Formula examples using the EXACT function
=EXACT(“Apple”,”apple”) // returns FALSE
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