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How to sort date hierarchies in descending order in a hierarchical slicer in Power BI

In the world of business intelligence, the ability to efficiently analyze data from complex systems such as Microsoft Dynamics NAV (also known as Navision) and Business Central is critical. In Power BI, hierarchical slicers are a powerful tool to effectively filter and analyze data. A common challenge is to analyze all levels of a date hierarchy (such as year [...]).

How to quickly add a date table in Power BI

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If you use data from systems such as Microsoft Dynamics NAV, its predecessor Navision or the newer Business Central in Power BI, the integration of a date table is often indispensable. It enables deep time-based analysis of your business data. In this article we will show you how to implement this efficiently. 1. why a data table is important: Before we start [...]

Customized evaluation of categories with the DAX function RANKX

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In Microsoft Dynamics NAV, also known as Navision or Business Central, the ability to effectively analyze and organize data is critical to the success of a business. A common question asked is: How can you rank categories or items according to a specific metric such as revenue? This is where RANKX comes in, a powerful [...]