Tooltip in Power BI
Power BI

Customized Tooltip in Power BI

In this article you will learn how to customize Tooltip in Power BI and how to use a Report page as tooltip in Power BI, Tooltip is very useful feature available in Power BI. You can customize the tooltip like- background color, Font Name, Font Size, Font color etc.

Below are the steps to customize a Default Tooltip:

  • Select the visual and Go to Format
  • Change the Label Color, Value Color, Text Size, Font Family, Background color etc. as per your requirements.
Customize the tooltip
Customize the tooltip
  • Now tooltip will be changed accordingly.
Customized tooltip
Customized tooltip

You can display the report page in tooltip also. In the below given example we have created a supervisor wise sales doughnut chart and a tooltip page (Supervisor Tooltip) which shows the sales chart by employees which are coming under respective supervisor.

Below are the steps to show the report page as tooltip

  • Add a new page and rename it. (Click on + button available with the sheet tabs)
  • Go to the format.
  • Enable the Tooltip available in Page Information.
Enable the Tooltip
Enable the Tooltip
  • Select the “Page Size” as “Tooltip”.

  • Now design your page as per your requirement.
Tooltip page
Tooltip page
  • Go back to the main page and select the chart or other visual wherein you want to display this tooltip page.
  • Go to the format >> Tooltip
  • Select Report Page in Type.
  • Select your Tooltip page in Page Dropdown.
Assign Tooltip page to your visual
Assign Tooltip page to your visual
  • Now if you will hover on your chart then it will show you the tooltip page.
Tooltip in Power BI
Tooltip in Power BI

 

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