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Power BI Desktop | Basic reports exercise | Create a matrix based on SQL Server tables
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Create a new Power BI file, and run the SQL script in the above folder to generate the Make-a-Mammal database (there's obviously no need to do this if you already have it on your computer).
Now load the following tables:
Choose the tables shown to load into your model.
Hide columns and tables so that you see a tidier list of fields:
This is what Microsoft call the "field well".
Create a matrix showing the average quantity sold by year/quarter and region:
Note that the averages are formatted to two decimal places.
Save this Power BI file with the name That was easy, then exit this instance of Power BI Desktop.