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Spotlight feature in Power BI Desktop

Spotlight Power BI

In this blog you will understand “How to use Spotlight feature in Power BI?”.

Spotlight is very simple & useful feature in Power BI, during the presentation if you want to draw attention or highlight to a specific visual on a report page then spotlight can be used.

Following these steps to setup spotlight feature on visual-

Step-1: See the below sample report page for an example.

Power-BI-Visuals

Power-BI-Visuals

Step-2: Choose visual which you want to enable Spotlight.

Click to ellipsis(dots) icon > Select Spotlight

Spotlight-Visual

Spotlight-Visual



Step-3: Now you can see the selected visual is highlighted, which causes all other visuals on the page to fade to near transparency.

Spotlight Result

Spotlight Result

Add spotlight with Bookmarks

You can also add this feature with bookmarks-
Step-1: Enable spotlight for any visual > Click to Bookmarks Tab > Add Bookmarks

Spotlight With Bookmarks

Spotlight With Bookmarks




Step-2: Assign some good name to Bookmarks( Double click to name and rename it).

Step-3: To view the Spotlight visual, click to the bookmark name.

Spotlight-with-Bookmark

Spotlight-with-Bookmark

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