Power BI Custom Visuals Class (Module 66 – Calendar by Tallan)

In this module you will learn how to use the Calendar Custom Visual by Tallan.  The Calendar Visual provides a calendar layout that filters and aggregates data across a range of dates.

Module 66 – Calendar by Tallan


Key Takeaways.

  • Provides separate views for year and month levels.
  • Allows users to highlight a date range to apply filters to the rest of your report.


This Calendar visual displays inmate population trends for the state of Connecticut.

  • Under the Format paintbrush there is currently not many settings you can tweak here.
  • The one setting you do have is to adjust the Cell Color. By adjusting this you can change the color that’s used for each day on the calendar.


You can also adjust the background color, add a border around the visual and lock the aspect ratio under the Format section.

Find Out More

You will always be able to find this video module and advanced viewing of future modules on the Pragmatic Works On Demand Training platform.  Click here to learn more about this training platform that includes 30+ courses.

Catch up on all the Power BI Custom Visuals blog posts here.

One comment

  1. Thanks for featuring our Power BI Calendar Visualization! We are already working with clients to add customizations above and beyond this visualization to better fit their specific needs.

    Learn more about Tallan’s BI work at tallan.com/bi

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