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ThePowerBIQueen Helper IV
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Extra 'Unwanted' Columns in a Martix

I have created a simple matrix with the totals of each item per yer, it shows the total for all years, the difference, and the variance. 


The matrix gives a column for difference and variance too many times: 




This is the desired end result :




How do I remove the extra columns?



Pfister Continued Contributor
Continued Contributor

Re: Extra 'Unwanted' Columns in a Martix

Hi @ThePowerBIQueen

As far as I know, there is no way to solve this.

You can place a suggestion here


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Re: Extra 'Unwanted' Columns in a Martix

Hi @ThePowerBIQueen,


It is not possible to do it currently. Here is a similar idea shared on Power BI Ideas. You can vote it up and add your comments there to improve Power BI on this feature. Smiley Happy



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