Tips to format and implement legends in Power BI reports

This article targets you as a report author designing Power BI reports, when formatting and implementing legends.

Watch the video demonstrating the top six tips to format and implement legends in your Power BI reports.

Note

This video might use earlier versions of Power BI Desktop or the Power BI service.

Tips

In summary, the top six tips to format and implement legends in Power BI reports include:

  1. Sort legend variables
  2. Emulate a legend
  3. Size and positioning legends
  4. Solve truncated legends
  5. Match style format options
  6. Craft comprehensive visuals with context

Next steps

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