Masking Measure Values in Analysis Services and Power BI

Object-level security is one of the significant new features introduced for SQL Server Analysis Services 2017 and Azure Analysis Services. With object-level security, you have row-level security and add the ability to lock down tables and columns so that users are unaware of their existence. Table-level security, column-level security, and row-level security can be used…

Organizational Custom Visuals in Power BI

With the February Power BI Desktop and a recent companion Service update, you now have the option to add a customized collection of visuals for users. Companies may easily distribute their own or their favorite custom visuals to an entire tenant using Organizational Custom Visuals. This allows for rapid delivery of proprietary visuals without having…

Create a Dynamic HTML Slider for Power BI

If you have followed some of my recent posts, you may have noticed that I have focused a lot on the HTML Viewer custom visual for Power BI. As I have started using it, I have enjoyed the versatility that it brings to reports. Having HTML easily available without having to build a custom visual…

Template Theme Files for Power BI Visuals

A few months ago, Power BI expanded the capabilities of Themes to include more than colors. You can now change the Format and even configure Analytics such as forecasting. In a previous post, I looked at how you can use the wildcard character (*) to universally set formatting under visualStyles. Here, I want to share…