Join Gini von Courter for an in-depth discussion in this video Use a slicer to filter visualizations, part of Power BI Pro Essential Training.
- [Voiceover] When I'm using a visualization as a filter…as I have been, clicking on one item.…It focuses the information on that page of the report…on that one item.…If I go to another page,…not so much, but back here into this territory…and notice that as soon as I go back to this page,…it gets reset.…I can also hold Control to select multiple items if I wish.…And that works just fine.…
It doesn't often feel like I should be able to do that,…but I can do that on the map as well,…I can select different items,…I can hold Control and select different items.…But sometimes I'd like to have a very specific tool…that is an obvious way to filter the items on a page and…that's a slicer.…Slicers are right here.…And the easiest way to do this is to…add whatever it is I'd like to slice by…like territory.…
It's geospacial so it comes in as a map,…but I'm going to click Slicer to convert that to a Slicer.…And a Slicer is pretty much like a table,…but it gives me check boxes as well,…because I can multiselect in a Slicer.…So if now I choose for example, Kentucky,…
AuthorGini von Courter
- Signing up for Power BI Pro
- Connecting to data sources
- Uploading data such as CSV and XLS files
- Creating reports, visualizations, charts, and maps
- Filtering, sorting, copying, and pasting visualizations
- Downloading custom visuals from the gallery
- Modifying existing reports
- Creating and managing data dashboards
- Querying data with Power BI Q&A and Microsoft Cortana
- Sharing report and dashboards
- Using Power BI Desktop and mobile apps
Skill Level Intermediate
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1. Get Started with Power BI
2. Power BI Data Sources
3. Create a Report with Visualizations
4. Modify and Print a Report
5. Create a Dashboard
6. Ask Questions About Your Data
7. Share Data with Colleagues and Others
8. Use Power BI Desktop
9. Use Power BI Mobile Apps
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