Power BI Custom Visual Review: Simple Waterfall (can Microsoft hold its own???)

If you have a short attention span, then then I will have some mercy on you and just give you the answer – NO.

If you are reading still and are genuinely curious about why, then please keep reading.

I am looking at the following criteria in my evaluation:

  1. How intuitive the visual is
  2. How easy is it to build a “normal” waterfall chart with the beginning and the end bars
  3. Formatting options

Simple Waterfall chart beat Microsoft’s default one in every category, so should you use it? Well, based on the criteria above – YES, but there are a few other things to consider that I discuss in my video on why you may want to stick with the standard waterfall chart.

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