All about Power BI Slicers - Best Practices 2023
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May 29, 2023 8:00 AM

All about Power BI Slicers - Best Practices 2023

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Learn how to interactively filter data in Power BI reports using Slicers. Slicers are a powerful tool that allow you to filter and customize your data visualiza

Power BI Slicers are a powerful tool for data visualization and analysis. They enable you to quickly filter your data, allowing you to focus on the information that is most relevant to your analysis. Power BI Slicers can be used to quickly filter data based on a single field, or multiple fields.

This video provides a comprehensive tutorial on using slicers in Power BI to filter and customize data visualizations. Viewers will be taught how to create and utilize various slicers, including list, dropdown, date, numeric, and hierarchy types. The video also offers instructions on how to format and synchronize slicers across multiple report pages. By the end of this guide, viewers will have gained the skills to create interactive and dynamic dashboards using Power BI slicers.


  • 00:00 - Introduction
  • 00:29 - Get sample data
  • 01:38 - Create Slicer
  • 02:14 - How a slicer works
  • 02:33 - Slicer types
  • 03:04 - How to change slicer type
  • 03:35 - Slicers for numbers
  • 04:47 - Date slicers
  • 05:30 - Slicer selection options
  • 06:42 - Hierarchy slicers
  • 08:03 - Separate or Hierarchy
  • 08:41 - Slicer or Visual
  • 09:56 - Using slicers across multiple pages
  • 11:24 - Customize filtering - Edit interactions
  • 13:00 - What-if analysis

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