Power BI | Basic reports exercise | Creating a Matrix within Power Bi Desktop

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Software ==> Power BI  (36 exercises)
Version ==> Latest update
Topic ==> Basic reports  (4 exercises)
Level ==> Relatively easy
Course ==> Introduction to Power BI
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Using the Age specific Genres.xlsx file in the above folder create a matrix showing the Count of films by Certificate rating and Genre:

Matrix Power Bi Desktop

Your matrix will have all the certificates listed.

Notice how the certificates are in alphabetical order? CertificateID is in a more sensible order; use this to reorder the Certificate column:

Sorting Matrix Images

Sometimes the only way to get the order you want is to create a calculated column or separate table with a numbering system!

You now have a more familiar order:

Matrix Order Sort by column

Apparently the Action genre is too scary for young kids?

Lastly, to make the report a little more interesting add the images found in the above folder to the page like this:

Images Shapes and others

Feel free to use a more interesting background colour.

Optionally save this report as Still a better matrix than reloaded.pbix and close it down.

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