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This month sees individually customisable shapes and further refinements to the X axis constant line, among other improvements to Power BI Desktop.
- Changes to Power BI Desktop for August 2021
- You can now tweak the properties of individual shapes
- More options for the X axis constant line
- Sharing Q and A synonyms (this blog)
- A New Date/Time Format for DAX
Posted by Andy Brown on 31 August 2021
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Sharing Q and A synonyms
If you double-click on the background of a report, you'll create a Q&A visual. From this you can show your Q&A settings:
Click on the gear icon to change your Q&A settings.
You can now import settings created by other people in your organisation:
|Select Field synonyms ...||... then choose to get more|
This works both ways! When you publish a report you can choose to share any synonyms that you've created:
Tick this box to share your synonyms with others in your organisation.
I still find it hard to share Microsoft's enthusiasm for Q&A visuals, though!