In this module you will learn how to use the Heat Streams Custom Visual. The Heat Streams visual allows you to visualize and compare a categorical value over time.
Module 73 – Heat Streams
- Power BI Custom Visual – Heat Streams
- Dataset – Monthly Sales by State.xlsx
- Completed Example – Module 73 – Heat Streams.pbix
- Visualize and compare categorical values over time.
- Has Sequential, Divergent and Categorical color schemes available.
This Heat Streams visual displays the performance of each state by month.
- Under the Format paintbrush there are a few configurations that can be adjusted on this visual.
- In the Data Settings section you have several items you can adjust including the Date Bucket granularity, the sort order of your categories and a place to manipulate how the scoring is displayed
- With the View Settings section you have options that are more related to formatting like the color used when you select a value, the amount of space given to text and several other formatting options.
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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