Category: DAX

Creating Multi Threaded Dynamic Visuals – Advanced Power BI Technique

In this post, I want to show you what is without a doubt one of the most compelling visualisation techniques in Power BI. Never feel you are confined to use just the general visualisation options inside of Power BI (or custom visuals for that matter). You have a significant opportunity to make your visuals even

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Dynamically Compare And Calculate Difference Between This Year & Last Year In Power BI Using DAX

If you want to start creating compelling reports with strong insights into information over time, then you’ve got to know how to use all the variations of time intelligence functions. Some are easy, but others are much more advanced and can be difficult to use. In this post though, I want to take you back

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ALL Function in Power BI – How To Use It With DAX

The ALL function is an extremely important part of the DAX language in Power BI. It can be used in a number of different ways within formulas that allow you to calculate results seamlessly when combined with the filtering available in the data model. Simply put, the ALL function can remove any context that is

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Calculate Financial Year To Date (FYTD) Sales In Power BI using DAX

One thing that can seem like a limitation of Power BI is its calendar date table. Often, you’ll need to calculate results across a custom financial year, but only the standard date table is available. You may initially think that you need a new date table, but you don’t. You can use DAX in either

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Learn How To Harvest Power BI Slicer Selections To Use Within Other Measures

When using Power BI you sometimes think you are limited to the data sitting within your tables. Well with Power BI that is certainly not the case. You have tremendous flexibility to build on top of your data by bringing in values from additional tables to flex the numbers or stress your results with scenarios.

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