April Power BI Updates are Here!

By Julie Smith

April 28, 2016

 

Today, Microsoft announced the April Power BI Desktop updates and they include something I and my colleagues at Innovative Architects have been long awaiting: formatting for table reports!

 

While it was understandable that initially Power BI wanted to focus on visualizations first and foremost, the display for pure tabular data in Power BI was lackluster. There was no control over any of the following:

  1. Font size
  2. Colors –of any element in a table, font, background color, title, totals. Nada
  3. Borders

See the below, created in Power BI desktop. A sad little table showing sales figures for the year 1998 in Northwind.

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