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Helper II

Adjusting PowerBI Desktop layout

Good day all,


Recently starting to make the switch from power query / power pivot to powerbi desktop.

Now, one thing that has been really holding me back is the way powerbi desktop looks when working with the power pivot view.


In the excel variant there is a clear color distinction between non and calculated columns, same for creating measures, you have a seperate 'area' for that. PowerBI desktop just has everything open all the time.


So my question is, is there any way to make powerbi desktop less cluttered? so i can keep my measures together, know visually (colored) which columns are calculated and which are not? 


Thanks all for the suggestions.

They are nice and make things a bit more workable, but i have found that for me it is really a structural problem. Why would we need to apply workarounds, creating dummy folders or dummy tables just to keep things tidy?


Oh well, hopefully someone or maybe MS will create a layout modpack or something that does offer these functions.

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