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### How to slice results of a calculated member by the members of a hierarchy?

Dear experts,

I am trying to define a Calculated Member such as:

```WITH MEMBER [Sales].[Sales Member] AS
SUM
(
(
[Location].[Hierarchy].[Channel].&[Direct],
[Date].[Date].&[Orbitrary Date]
),
[Measures].[Sales]
)```

The problem is that when I am trying to do something like this in MDX:

```SELECT
[Sales].[Sales Member] ON 0,
[Location].[Hierarchy].Members ON 1
FROM [Cubix]```

I get a result that looks like a CrossJoin() between the sum of the intersection of the measure on the given Date, and every Member of the Location Hierarchy. Feels like I am missing something very important in terms of interacting with Hierarchies via MDX. How could I go about implementing said Calculated Member? I would also love to hear a basic explanation, of the principle if that's not entirely too much to ask for.

Thank you.

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### PeriodsToDate problem with calculated member

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### Trouble With Calculated Member

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