Calculate the Rows Count, Ignoring Filters In Power BI

In this article, I will show How to

Calculate the total rows, Ignoring Filters In Power BI

Calculate the total rows, Ignoring Filters In Power BI


Scenario

In Power BI, I have a “Projects” table as SQL data source, I would like to show

  • The total number of rows, ignoring the filter.
  • The total number of rows, depending on the filter.

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Count Blank Values In Power BI

In this article, I will show How to

Count Blank (NULL) values In Power BI Chart

Count Null values in Power BI Chart


Scenario

In Power BI, I have a data source from SQL Server Table that contains a field called “Project Status“.

The “Project Status” is not a mandatory field so it may hold a Blank or NULL value.

In Power BI, I have added a chart to show the count of “Project Status” values with the default configuration as below:

  • In Legend: Project Status.
  • In values: Count of Project Status.

Unfortunately, the configured Chart didn’t show the “No Date Items” as shown below

Show items with no data in Power BI

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Selection Pane Features In Power BI

In the previous “Bookmarks Pane Preview feature” article, I have explored the bookmarks feature that introduced in Power BI October 2017 update.

In this article, I will continue exploring another new amazing reporting feature that is

The Selection Pane In Power BI.


Selection Pane In Power BI

Selection Pane is a new reporting feature that announced in Power BI October 2017 update.

It’s an amazing feature specifically for complex Power BI reports with many overlapping objects. it lists all the visualization parts in the current report page and allows you to hide and show these parts as you prefer.

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Bookmarks Pane Feature In Power BI

In this article, I will explore the

Bookmarks Pane Preview feature in Power BI

Bookmarking preview Feature in Power BI


What’s Bookmarks Pane Feature In Power BI?

Bookmarks Pane is a new preview feature that announced in Power BI October 2017 update.

  • It’s a powerful way to save and share out your insights.
  • It lets you save interesting states as part of your report.
  • It works as a report navigation for your report.
  • It helps you to organize and make presentations of your report.

How to use Bookmarks Pane in Power BI?

By default, the Bookmarks Pane is not available because of it’s still a preview feature.

Bookmarking (preview) In Power BI

Enable Preview features in Power BI

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Power BI: Calculate The Project Status In Project Server

In this article, I will explain

How to Calculate The Project Status In Project Server based on the Project Start and Finish Date In Power BI?

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Power BI: Read data from SharePoint List

In this article, I will show

How to query data from SharePoint List / Library in Power BI.

  • Using OData Feed.
  • Using SharePoint List Connection.

Get SharePoint List/Library Using OData Feed

Let us first briefly define what the OData?

The Open Data Protocol (OData) is a data access protocol for the web.

  • OData provides a uniform way to query and manipulates datasets through CRUD operations (create, read, update, and delete).
  • OData defines an abstract data model and a protocol that let the client access information exposed by SharePoint.

Steps

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Show and Sort Slicer By Month or Quarter Name in Power BI

In this article, we will show

How to display and sort a Slicer control by Month or Quarter Name in Power BI? 

A slicer is a powerful alternative way to filter the dataset shown on the page.


Scenario

In PowerBI, when you try to use the slicer to filter by a date field, it shows the year of this date field by default.

Slicer By Year in Bower BI
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