Tableau to Power BI: Viz in Tooltip

Continuing the series on “translating” Tableau to Power BI, let’s consider Tableau’s Viz in Tooltip. The versatile Viz in Tooltip allows authors to embed content from one or more sheets into the tooltip of another visualization. When hovering over a mark, a filtered view of the tooltip appears. The rough equivalent in Power BI is the Report…

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Tableau to Power BI: INCLUDE Level of Detail Expressions

In Tableau, INCLUDE level of detail (LOD) expressions are used to obtain values for dimensions that are not directly used in a visualization. This final LOD post focuses on adapting Tableau INCLUDE LOD expressions to DAX in Power BI. See previous posts on FIXED and EXCLUDE as well. With FIXED, I used the counterpart ALLEXCEPT function…

Tableau 9 – Data Interpreter Put to the Test

While “data preparation”, “in” and “Tableau” have not been words you often see together, Tableau 9 offers some new options, building on recent data preparation advances in 8.2 with features like the data window and better visual data modeling.  One of these new tools in 9 is the Data Interpreter, which is essentially an attempt…