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How to insert and edit a power view map in Excel?

Suppose you have a table listing some countries and revenues, you want to display them in a map as below screenshot shown, how can you solve it in Excel? Here I am going to tell you how to insert and edit a Power View map in Excel.

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Insert and edit a Power View map

Insert and edit a Power View map

Before inserting a Power View map, you may need to enable Power View feature first (How to insert or show Power View in Excel?).

Note: Power View feature only works in Excel 2013 and Excel 2016.

Insert Power View map

1. Select the range you want to create a map, click Insert > Power View. See screenshot:
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2. In the Insert Power View dialog, check Create a Power View Sheet option or the other option as you need. See screenshot:
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3. Click OK, and a new Power view sheet has been created with the selection contents, and the Power View tab displayed in ribbon as well. See screenshot:
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4. Click on the range to display the Design tab, and then click Design > Map. See screenshot:
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5. A warning message will be added above the sheet, please click Enable Content to go ahead.
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Then a map has been inserted in the sheet. See screenshot:
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Adjust and edit Power View Map

Enlarge or shrink the map as you need by dragging the corner of the map. See screenshot:
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Place mouse at the above of the map to adds a title for the map.
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Add data labels to the map by clicking Layout > Data Labels, choose one type as you need./p>

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Choose the map background as you need by clicking Layout > Map Background. See screenshot:

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Filter data in the map. Go to right Filters pane, under Map section, check the data you want to filter.
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Filter by country name
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Filter by revenue
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