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Grouping data in a stacked column chart

Hi,

 

I am working on making a stacked column chart in power BI to visualize our inventory. We have products with different SKUs but the same names and I want to group the same names under the same color column in the chart.

 

Normally I would approach this by creating a conditional column and using 'if' statements to categorizes the different SKUs under a common name, however, the data is coming from a Power BI dataset and I don't know how to approach this. 

 

Any help would be appreciated!

 

Thank you

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parry2k
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@Anonymous If you are using the Power BI dataset, I would recommend adding this grouping column in that dataset, you cannot add columns when using power bi dataset.

 

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parry2k
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@Anonymous If you are using the Power BI dataset, I would recommend adding this grouping column in that dataset, you cannot add columns when using power bi dataset.

 

I would  Kudos if my solution helped. 👉 If you can spend time posting the question, you can also make efforts to give Kudos whoever helped to solve your problem. It is a token of appreciation!

Visit us at https://perytus.com, your one-stop shop for Power BI related projects/training/consultancy.



Subscribe to the @PowerBIHowTo YT channel for an upcoming video on List and Record functions in Power Query!!

Learn Power BI and Fabric - subscribe to our YT channel - Click here: @PowerBIHowTo

If my solution proved useful, I'd be delighted to receive Kudos. When you put effort into asking a question, it's equally thoughtful to acknowledge and give Kudos to the individual who helped you solve the problem. It's a small gesture that shows appreciation and encouragement! ❤


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