Power BI – Banding and stripes in charts

Posted by on Jan 11, 2018 in DAX, Power BI | One Comment

This blog will show a technique that can be applied to certain charts allow banding or stripes to help highlight data. This could be horizontal bands to help show data above or below a certain threshold, or this could be vertical bands to help highlight ranges of data by time.  In both cases, using What-If ...

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Dynamic X axis on charts – Power BI

Posted by on Sep 18, 2017 in Power BI | 3 Comments

A recent post to the Power BI community desktop forums asked if it might be possible to allow a user to make a slicer selection that dynamically updates the x-axis.  The idea would be to present the end user with a slicer on the report page with options of Year, Quarter, Month and Day and when ...

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Power BI Drill Through

Posted by on Sep 3, 2017 in Power BI | 8 Comments

An exciting new feature appeared in the Power BI web service yesterday.  This is the ability to define a report page as a drill through page.  So far I haven’t seen the September release of Power BI Desktop but I’d be very surprised if this wasn’t included in desktop.  But for the next few days ...

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