Power BI Tips: CALCULATE 101

One of the most challenging and useful DAX functions to master in building complex measures and calculated columns is the CALCULATE function. In what follows I’ll describe two specific scenarios where knowing how and when to use CALCULATE is a must. My hope is that...

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Power BI Tips: One Dataset to rule them all!

In the Power BI Desktop August Feature Summary (https://powerbi.microsoft.com/en-us/blog/power-bi-desktop-august-2017-feature-summary/) Microsoft announced the “live connect” Power BI Service connector is generally available. Now everyone can start using this feature...

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Power BI Tips: Change Measures on Drill Down

I recently had to come up with a solution for a customer requirement to change the displayed measure as each level of a hierarchy changed by drill down through a column chart. Yikes! But with a little help from the Power BI Community, here’s the solution. For example,...

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