Tag: Power BI Measures

Calculated Columns Power BI: Tips & Best Practices

Best Practices When Using Calculated Columns In Power BI

This tutorial will discuss the best practices in using calculated columns in Power BI. We’ll also be going through the DAX formulas used to create them. In previous discussions, we’ve gone through how to write different measures in Power BI, but another technique we can use is to create calculated columns. Other than measures, using

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Power BI Quick Measure Feature

Power BI Quick Measure Feature

This blog is a review of the Power BI Quick Measure feature. As the name describes, this feature is a way of creating measures quickly. There are some pros and cons to this, which I will discuss in detail. I’ll also give you an example on how to use this feature. DOWNLOAD FILES USED IN

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DAX Measures In Power BI Using Measure Branching

Build DAX measures using measures. This is what I call measure branching. This technique is one of the most important development strategies that you need to learn. Measure branching in Power BI is about creating advanced measures within a measure itself. I always recommend that you start with simple DAX measures first so you can

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Power BI Context: A Fundamental Concept In DAX

One of the fundamental concepts that is important in building efficient reports is Power BI context. If you want to make effective analytical measures, it’s essential to learn how to manipulate the context of a certain measure. Context can help you perform dynamic analysis in Power BI. In addition to that, changing the context can

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How To Use A Measure Table In Power BI

In today’s blog post, I’ll discuss some techniques on how to organize measures using a measure table in Power BI. The best way to organize your measures is to create measure groups or measure tables inside Power BI.  It’s important to learn this technique because you’ll be dealing with hundreds of measures in your analysis.

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