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Year over Year days do not align

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ex) Fridays last year are Saturdays this year.

 

However, the graphs do not account for that. Hence, year over year line graphs do not line up correctly, making the comparison harder.

 

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Year over Year days do not align

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What's your time range? For instance, have you selected your entire fiscal year (1/1/17-12/31/17)? If you have included dates in the future, then it will add up this year's data up til today, but then the year-over-year will be all of last year.

Year over Year days do not align

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If you are looking at the range March 1, 2017 - March 31, 2017 and compare with previous year, it compares to March 1, 2016 - March 31, 2016 and the days do not align. Instead, you have to manually adjust the "previous year" to March 2, 2016 - Apr 1, 2016.

Year over Year days do not align

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Oh I see what you're saying, you want to go by days of the week rather than dates. I think you can use ISO weeks and days (I'm not sure if there's an ISO month too?). That should align the days up.

Year over Year days do not align

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If I do by "Day of week" or "ISO week of ISO year", it doesn't show as granular a trend like it did by "Date". Is there somewhere I can log a feature request?