Posts filed under Power BI Features

Creating Dynamic Titles for Report Tooltips in Power BI

Video by: Reid Havens

Learn a great way to use the new conditional formatting titles feature on the report tooltips pages. You can leverage DAX to include filtered values in the title itself, avoiding the need to create separate cards which could take up unnecessary space.

Reviewing the Performance Analyzer in Power BI

Video by: Reid Havens

Provides a walk through of the new Performance Analyzer in Power BI. The Performance Analyzer captures operations that occur while a user interacts with a report.

Additionally, I built a Power BI report off the exported data. This report summarizes those operations so users can see detailed information about each visual. Additionally, it includes the underlying performance events for all user operations. Report operations are broken down into three primary categories: Report Canvas, Data Shape Engine (DSE), and Data Model Engine (AS). More details about these operations can be found in the report.

Creating Groups and Histogram Bins in Power BI

Video by: Reid Havens

Learn how to use the groups feature in Power BI to create two types of new columns. Columns based on text values, and columns based on numerical values. Numerical columns can be turned into bins that can be used to determine value distribution along a histogram.

Posted on March 6, 2019 and filed under Beginner, Power BI, Power BI Features.