How to Remove Blank Rows in Power BI (With Example)


The easiest way to remove blank rows from a table in Power BI is to use the Remove Blank Rows feature within the Power Query Editor.

The following example shows how to use this feature in practice.

Example: How to Remove Blank Rows in Power BI

Suppose we have the following table in Power BI that contains information about various basketball players:

Notice that there are several rows that contain blank values in every column.

Suppose that we would like to remove these rows from the table.

To do so, click the Home tab along the top ribbon, then click the Transform data icon:

This will bring up the Power Query Editor:

To remove the blank rows, click the Remove Rows icon, then click Remove Blank Rows:

Power BI remove blank rows

This will automatically remove all of the blank rows in the table:

When you exit out of the Power Query Editor, it will ask if you’d like to apply the changes you made to the original table.

Click Yes to apply the changes.

Additional Resources

The following tutorials explain how to perform other common tasks in Power BI:

Power BI: How to Remove Column Headers in Table
Power BI: How to Remove Duplicates
Power BI: How to Remove Date Hierarchy

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