How does the LCM function (DAX) work?
The LCM function (DAX) returns the least common integer number. The least common multiple is the smallest positive integer, which is a multiple of all number1, number2, and so forth integer arguments. Using LCM to add different-denominator fractions.
LCM Formula Syntax
number1, [number2], …
How do you use the LCM function?
Use LCM to add different denominators to fractions.
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Considerations when using the LCM function
If any argument is nonnumeric, LCM returns the #VALUE! error value.
If any argument is less than zero, LCM returns the #NUM! error value.
If LCM(a,b) >=2^53, LCM returns the #NUM! error value.
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Formula examples using the LCM function
Least common multiple of 5 and 2
Least common multiple of 24 and 36
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