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Helper I

Colour plot background of line chart on a gradient

Hi,

 

I have a line chart showing revenue growth year on year.

 

I want to colour the plot area background conditionally.

 

I.e. everything in the background below 0% e.g. negative growth I want the background to be red and for everything above 0% e.g. positive growth I want the background to be green,

 

I made an image with the green/red and put that as the background but as I change the filters the 0% isn't always in the same place which means the image in the background doesn't fit. 

 

Is there a way to do this dynamically?

 

Thanks,

 

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Mayank_Yavda
Resolver II
Resolver II

Hi @PowerBIWhat,

 

Here is Line chart with conditional background colour formatting which will help you to get conditional background if the line value is positive then are behind it will be green and red otherwise.

Line Chart with Conditional Background Colour, PBIVizEdit.comLine Chart with Conditional Background Colour, PBIVizEdit.comLine Chart with Conditional Background Colour, PBIVizEdit.comLine Chart with Conditional Background Colour, PBIVizEdit.com

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Download link for the custom visual file in this page,

https://pbivizedit.com/gallery/line-chart-with-conditional-background-colour-formatting 

 

This was made with our Custom Visual creator tool PBIVizEdit.com. With this tool,

  • anyone, irrespective of technical skills, can create their own visuals
  • 15 minutes to create a visual from scratch
  • opens up many additional attributes to edit (for e.g. labels, tooltips, legends position, etc)

Give this a shot and let us know if you face any problem/errors.
You can use the editor to modify your visual further (some modifications cannot be done in Power BI window and have to be in editor).

Thanks,
Team PBIVizEdit

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Mayank_Yavda
Resolver II
Resolver II

Hi @PowerBIWhat,

 

Here is Line chart with conditional background colour formatting which will help you to get conditional background if the line value is positive then are behind it will be green and red otherwise.

Line Chart with Conditional Background Colour, PBIVizEdit.comLine Chart with Conditional Background Colour, PBIVizEdit.comLine Chart with Conditional Background Colour, PBIVizEdit.comLine Chart with Conditional Background Colour, PBIVizEdit.com

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Download link for the custom visual file in this page,

https://pbivizedit.com/gallery/line-chart-with-conditional-background-colour-formatting 

 

This was made with our Custom Visual creator tool PBIVizEdit.com. With this tool,

  • anyone, irrespective of technical skills, can create their own visuals
  • 15 minutes to create a visual from scratch
  • opens up many additional attributes to edit (for e.g. labels, tooltips, legends position, etc)

Give this a shot and let us know if you face any problem/errors.
You can use the editor to modify your visual further (some modifications cannot be done in Power BI window and have to be in editor).

Thanks,
Team PBIVizEdit

v-yangliu-msft
Community Support
Community Support

Hi  @PowerBIWhat ,

 

Not very clear what you mean... Can you describe the result you want in the form of pictures, we can help you better.

If convenient, can you share sample data and sample output in table format? Or a sample pbix after removing sensitive data.

 

Best Regards,

Liu Yang

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