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beekee
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Continuous line chart showing date and time

Hi All,

 

I have a line chart that I would like to set to Continuous. However PBI is showing me Date and Time for the x-axis. Is there a way to show only dates in the x-axis? I.e. 2 Mar, 3 Mar, 4 Mar

 

x-axis is showing Date and Time now:

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Regards,

Bee Kee

 

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tex628
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Try creating a calculation column to convert the value to text:

Column = FORMAT('Calendar'[Date] , "D MMM")


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amitchandak
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@beekee , you have x-axis type as categorical, try that

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tex628
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Try creating a calculation column to convert the value to text:

Column = FORMAT('Calendar'[Date] , "D MMM")


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This will help to remove the time although it is not continuous. I think this is fine. Thanks!

If you create a new calendar table which you then connect with a relationship you should be able to maintain the continuous x-axis! 

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nandic
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@beekee ,
Best practice is to separate date/time column in two columns because of performance.
If you don't need any analytics by time, in Power Query split column and keep only Date.
Continuos type: select chart > x axis > type  = continuos.

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