Power BI | Filtering data exercise | Creating different types of slicer on a report

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Software ==> Power BI  (88 exercises)
Version ==> Latest update
Topic ==> Filtering data  (9 exercises)
Level ==> Average difficulty
Course ==> Introduction to Power BI
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  1. Go into SQL Server Management Studio;
  2. Open the SQL file you've just unzipped (you can press CTRL + O to do this); then
  3. Execute this script.

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Create a new Power BI report, and from the Make-a-Mammal database load these tables:

The tables to import

Tick these tables to import them into your new report.

 

Create a report containing as many of the following slicers as you have time for!

Various slicers

This report contains a date, numeric, horizontal and dropdown slicer!  The report shows that there were 2 sales in January 2015 in the East Midlands region for the Water environment where the quantity sold was between 3 and 5.

Save this report as Various slicers, then close it down.

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