I am looking for a formula to calculate the number of weekdays/business days between two dates in power pivot. I do the same in T-SQL using the following query DATEDIFF(dd, Date1, GETDATE()) - (DATEDIFF(wk, Date1, GETDATE()) * 2) - CASE WHEN DATEPART(dw, Date1) = 1 THEN 1 ELSE 0 END...

I am importing data from external excel file into PowerPivot (Using option "From External Sources -> Excel File". When I update data from in PowerPivot, it pulls data correctly from external excel file. Problem occurs when these two excel files (one having PowerPivot and another with source data) are deployed...

OK, so I have googled up a lot on this subject and keep ending up with formulas which are too damn slow. I am suspecting if I split the formula in steps(Creating calculated columns), I might see some performance gain. I have a table having some numeric columns along with...

Is it possible to get a distinct count of rows based on a field's most recent value in a PowerPivot table using DAX? I have a transactional table that tracks professionals with hire and transfer dates. I would like to get a count of the professionals based on their most...

Right now we can create hierarchies in PowerPivot but I'm pretty sure I can't do it in PowerBI. I could create a Data Model in PowerPivot and use that for PowerBI I think. Is there any other work around that could be more desktop based? Thanks! Mike...

I have a Pivot Table with many columns. I want the Pivot the ability to sort one of the columns in a way that the whole column is sorted and not the relative position in the hierarchy. Example: NAME PRODUCT SUM Joe A 400 Joe B 200 Joe B 300...

When viewing a PowerPivot workbook natively all is well. However when I save it to Sharepoint and view it via a browser, I find that the option to filter data by typing in a value is no longer present. (All there is is an extremely LONG list of values which...

Is there a way to get a Microsoft Power BI Designer data model into Excel to work with in Powerpivot? Thanks in advance....

Within PowerPivot for Excel, under the 'Design' tab, there's an option to use 'Existing Connections' as a data source for Power Pivot. Here we can select our carefully shaped & managed Power Query connections (e.g. to SQL Server, Web pages, flat files). However this interface only permits the selection of...

When trying to get the percent difference from one month to the next, January (or the first month in the dataset) will always show as blank. How would I go about making Excel look for the previous month of last year? I am using DateStream as my date table. Issues...

I have two data columns: Record | Record Version ------------------------ 1 | 1 1 | 2 1 | 3 2 | 1 2 | 2 2 | 3 2 | 4 3 | 1 3 | 2 3 | 3 4 | 1 4 | 2 4 | 3 4...

I am currently able to use the tile feature in Power View to view data much more quickly. However I haven't figured out a way to have nested tiles to further drill down into the relevant data. For example, I want a tile strip at the top of my view...

I am trying to create a Power View report tiled by KPIs, is this possible? An example of my raw data: Company ID Employee ID Measure numerator denominator 1 01 1 2 5 2 04 1 3 6 3 02 1 0 5 4 03 1 1 2 1 01...

I need output like this. In this no limit of shape; for example : [RD],[PC],[EM],[SE],[PR],[CM] My data looks like this : POINTER_RANGE SHAPE_NAME PCS CTS VALUE 0.30-0.39 RD 6 1.826 3503.17 0.40-0.49 RD 3 1.238 2837.62 0.50-0.69 PR 1 0.504 776.16 0.50-0.69 RD 5 2.618 8639.58 0.70-0.89 PC 5 4.109...

I have 2 data sets which i would like to create relationships for (there is a third i would like to join but the first 2 are priority). They all have a common link that is design_ID. I did have a picture showing what i have tried. but i do...

I want to construct a pivot table from a huge data-set. Now I want to construct the pivot table that consists of values based on certain specified conditions, for example, the entries with age>25 will only be populated in the pivot table. How to do that without manually filtering out...

in the table below, I would like to graph a subset of the columns, specifically the ones highlighted in green. however, I would like to compute the percentage based upon the grand total of the whole set. filtering columns rescopes the data set and hence the denominator. I would like...

I am currently able to use Power View to view, filter, and highlight my data. However I haven't figured out a way to link my table rows to the data source (i.e. tables in other tabs of the Excel spreadsheet). so that if I double-click on a row, Excel will...

I am trying to show top 5 records and bottom 5 records in two separate tables in Power View. I have created a calculated measure to show the records. But it doesnt giving me the required result. My Data Set is:- ID Name Rating OverallRating Ranking 1 A 124 2...

I'm trying to use the RANKX formula rank the values of one column, but filtered for the value of a second column. In this example, col2 is a simple counter running in ascending value. I'm trying to find item_id's Rank value relative to the col1. col1 col2 1001 8001 1001...

I have imported a bunch of data using PowerQuery into a single table and am building dashboard reporting. I have been using Pivot Tables to build my reports, which has worked fine so far. However, I've come to a point though where I want to simply show the count of...