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POWER BI EXERCISES
- Basic reports (10)
- Data sources (2)
- Query editor (8)
- Multiple tables (1)
- Filtering data (9)
- Drill-through filtering (1)
- Bookmarks (3)
- Charts (10)
- Other types of visualisation (1)
- Overview of maps (5)
- Calculated columns (7)
- Introduction to DAX (3)
- Creating measures in DAX (1)
- Calendars (2)
- Date functions (2)
- Roles and security (1)
- Advanced data models (4)
- Drill-through and bookmarks (3)
- Custom visuals (3)
- Parameters (5)
- Quick measures (3)
- Report themes (2)
- BI mobile (1)
- Power BI Templates (1)
Power BI | Quick measures exercise | Dynamic header cards
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Using the Excel file in the above folder create a chart, a slicer and apply a page filter. The results should look something like this:
Wouldn't it be nice to have a message box saying which filters have been applied?
From the Home tab choose Quick Measure, then from the bottom of the list choose Concatenated list of values:
All the values in the Field column will be concatenated. The Number of values before truncation box indicates how many are listed before returning etc.
Repeat this for all the columns you have used for filtering, and then insert the newly created measures into cards:
What would be slightly nicer is having them in one card together, but there isn't a quick measure to do this.
From the Home tab choose New measure and concatenate the two previously created measures together:
The UNICHAR(10) returns a line break, so the filters will be listed on two lines.
Put this in to a card to create your new dynamic title:
Try using this technique with Parameters and also with Drill through to make truly intuitive titles.
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