In this module you will learn how to use the Timeline Storyteller. The Timeline Storyteller is a great way to tell a story about your data. It gives you the ability to create multiple representations of your data and then pull them together by creating multiple scenes.
Module 71 – Timeline Storyteller
- Power BI Custom Visual – Timeline Storyteller
- Dataset – TV Ratings.xlsx
- Completed Example – Module 71 – Timeline Storyteller.pbix
- Your data can have multiple representations and layouts.
- You will create scenes, which act like a snapshot view of your visual.
- Images can be added to enhance the story telling capability.
This Timeline Storyteller shows I Love Lucy as the number one show years in a row.
- Under the Format paintbrush there are only a few configurations that can be adjusted because the primary place to edit the visual is on the visual itself.
- Under the Story section you can turn on/off Auto Load, which controls whether or not the visual is automatically loaded when you open an existing Power BI file that includes the visual.
- By modifying the Display section you can increase or decrease size of the editor within the visual.
You can also adjust the background color, add a border around the visual and lock the aspect ratio under the Format section.
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