Hierarchical Filter

For Microsoft® Power BI

The Hierarchical Filter for Power BI is a selector component like a slicer, just that it can display multiple category values in an expandable tree view used to displayed hierarchical nodes for filtering. Each node in the custom visual can be expanded and collapsed for optimal navigation through the hierarchy and single/ multiple selections can be made to select the desired nodes. Advanced customization options include conditional formatting, customization of appearance settings for better styling and interaction capabilities.


Conditional Formatting

Visually highlight the areas by assigning specific colors to both font and background based on different business rules


Easily search across the complete hierarchy instead of scrolling to the desired node

Context Menu

Runtime options for easier navigation like expand/ collapse all nodes and expand to a desired level

Appearance Customization

Detailed Styling options for overall appearance, parent nodes, hover and select interaction

Filter Type

Choose between a Dropdown or List box to better optimize your dashboard real estate usage

Node Selection and customization

Choose between single or multi-select node selection options and hide empty nodes in case of unbalanced hierarchies

Value and Category Display settings

Set the default category level and members being displayed along with the child count for each node


Display additional information for each of the hierarchy nodes in Hierarchical Filter for Power BI

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Use Cases

Display sales values for the hierarchical filter and conditional format them based on whether it has met the target or not.

This allows you to get a quick snapshot of the most important KPI for each category.

Helps you filter complex hierarchical data categorically that can be analyzed through selections from the filter

Visually engage hierarchical folder structure along with its sub-elements

Other Custom Visuals in xViz Suite

The table below gives an idea of the exclusive features for visuals shipped in the Pro version of xViz suite.

Pro Features enable unique Power BI UX experiences across the xViz Suite of visuals for one price.
Pro FeaturesVariance ChartMultiple Axes Chart Hierarchical Tree Hierarchical Filter Hierarchical Variance Table Linear Gauge Advanced GaugeGantt ChartBullet ChartParallel CoordinatesMarimekko ChartHorizon ChartTag cloud  
Number Formatting-
Adv.Editor/Conditional Formatting------
Sort by anything other than default value----------
Limited to 10 data series-----------
Customize plot area width------------
Show average------------
Expand On-Demand -----------
Hide absolute,percentage variance,comparison/actuals------------
No. of orienations,min/max angle,Remove special characters,Split words-----------
Qualitative Comparitive Bands------------
Target Marker Customization------------
Data label-Height and width----------
Using Height and width------------
Context menu-----------
More than 3 categories, Search, Using time period, Max 200 rows-------
Using more than 2 measures
Gauge options (Entire Section)-----------
3-D Mode-------------
Custom Data Labels------------
Find & Seek Search ----------
Filtering through Search----------
Multi-mode visual------------
Minimap Feature------------

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