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baueduc298
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Show timestamp values but grouping in x axis

Hi everyone,

I'm newbie on PBI and I want to create a chart which I have already have on excel.
I have a dataset with timestamp values. The timestamp values are so frequent I want to show them all on one view, but I couldn't do that. As far as I know I need to group timestamp on x axis but I need to show all labels on scatter chart.

My dataset looks like;

DateTimeDIM1DIM2DIM3Measure
11/28/2021 0:00AXFAIL55.98
11/28/2021 0:01AXOK10.28
11/28/2021 0:02AXOK11.86
11/28/2021 0:03AYFAIL27.93
11/28/2021 0:04AYOK16.52
11/28/2021 0:05BZOK28.18
11/28/2021 0:06BZFAIL53.45
11/28/2021 0:07BZOK67.48
11/28/2021 0:08BTOK63.27


The view which It need to be looks like.

baueduc298_1-1638220345607.png

I tried to group timestamp values like 30-40 minutes interval but when I do that I couldn't show all values on the chart. It always needs aggregation. I don't want to aggregate my measure. I need them separetly.

You can find the all dataset and pbix file on this drive link.

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v-luwang-msft
Community Support
Community Support

Hi  @baueduc298 ,

You need to setting 'sort by' x axis fields before turn off this option, then label will been expanded to multiple rows.

Operation steps:

vluwangmsft_0-1638512196180.gif

 

Fianl outpur result:

vluwangmsft_1-1638512217149.pngvluwangmsft_2-1638512233527.png

vluwangmsft_3-1638512247245.png

Refer: https://community.powerbi.com/t5/Desktop/concatenate-Labels-does-not-work-properly/td-p/415010 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pUoW2gAK0Xo 

 

And you also could try like below:

Step1,create hierachy.

vluwangmsft_4-1638512412178.pngvluwangmsft_5-1638512433898.png

 

Step 2, create visual:

vluwangmsft_6-1638512472115.png

Step3,click as the below,and short by x column:

vluwangmsft_7-1638512513659.png

vluwangmsft_8-1638512550200.png

 

Step 4, close concatenate labels:

vluwangmsft_9-1638512620428.png

 

 

Final output:

vluwangmsft_10-1638512649562.png

 

 

 

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Best Regards

Lucien

It isn't working for scatter chart.
I have still 2 problem for scatter chart
1- Continuous X axis
2- Don't Concatenate Label for X axis.

baueduc298
Frequent Visitor

I need help about that. Could anyone give idea ?

amitchandak
Super User
Super User

@baueduc298 , You need have DateTime on X axis as categorical . In all other option it will group data .

Scatter visual , In that if you want use some time bucket then you can use datetime as details

 

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Hi @amitchandak ,
Thank you for your answer but It doesn't work for me.
I think It was about 2 reason.
1- When you have more than 1 dimension in x axis, continuous option is not working.
2- It still not working even you have only 1 dimension(timestamp) on scatter chart.

I need x axis like that,

baueduc298_0-1638256118043.png
But It always shows like that.

baueduc298_1-1638256175974.png

 

 

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