Posts tagged #Power BI

Interactive Bookmark Buttons in Power BI

Video by: Reid Havens

In this video you'll learn how to create interactive and website-like bookmark buttons in Power BI using some semi-hidden customization features.

You'll be able to create bookmarks from scratch, and also learn how to add some interactive features to the icon bookmarks as well!

My previous video on how to create bookmark buttons can be found below.

Using Bookmark Buttons to Create Popup Windows

Posted on July 17, 2018 and filed under Beginner, Design & Presentation.

P3: Disconnected Slicers With DAX Variables And SELECTEDVALUES

Article by: Reid Havens

Today’s topic covers how to create a Disconnected Slicer using DAX Variables and SELECTEDVALUES. We’ve easily written a few dozen articles over the years on ways to use disconnected slicers, and here’s another one!

The great thing about DAX is that as it EVOLVES, writing measures and utilizing certain features becomes easier. That’s the goal of this video, it’s not re-inventing the wheel, just refining it. I’ve included below the original DAX Formula I used in the walkthrough. Otherwise, enjoy the video!

Power BI & Tableau Experts Discuss Self Service BI

Join us on Wednesday, January 24th at Seattle University Pigott Auditorium as the Northwest TDWI Chapter teams up with our local Power BI and Tableau user groups for a think tank discussion on the future of Self Self-Service BI. Each user group has produced two expert panelists, who will take turns answering questions about self-service BI in short answer format. Moderated by Dave Wells, we look back at where we’ve come, where we are today, and ultimately, to the future we are building.

Posted on February 1, 2018 and filed under Industry, Topics & Discussion, Experts.

P3: Power Query (M)agic Part 3: Divide & Conquer

Article by: Reid Havens

Welcome back P3 Nation! By now we’re in full swing with this Power Query (M)agic series, three posts and counting! You’re now knowledgeable enough about Power Query (if you read Part One and Part Two, anyway) that I want to throw some cool techniques at you involving M code. The time has come to take off the metaphorical training wheels, dive into the deep end, leave the nest, take a leap of faith (boy does this guy love idioms…), because frankly you are READY FOR IT“I know it, you know it, everyone knows it.”

Posted on November 9, 2017 and filed under Power Query, Intermediate, PowerPivotPro.