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Change Date Hierarchy to Month on X-AXIS


I have the below clustered column graph with a trend line, how do I go about showing this on a month-by-month basis rather than daily. 



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Super User

When you drag date in visual you actual have all 4 hierarchy items. Go to visualization pane and remove the columns that are not required. Or you can create a month-year column and use that for display.


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Thanks for your response.


I have noticed by creating the custom column two issues arise:


1. I lose the trend line

2. The months are sorted alphabetically and not based on period. 



Community Support
Community Support

Hi united2win,

You could create another column like below to sort month-year column

'Table (3)'[Column1].[Year]*100+'Table (3)'[Column1].[MonthNo]

 In addition, if you want to get trend line, you could try to set this like below


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