Thanks for watching this week's Power BI news roundup! Last weeks roundup: https://guyinacu.be/roundup156 2 Minute Tuesday: https://guyinacu.be/easyparameters Patrick's tech video: https://guyinacu.be/referencequeries Interview: https://guyinacu.be/powerbiqueen Guy in a Cube courses: https://guyinacu.be/courses Sources Power Query – Function to Execute an SQL Procedure (@Laura_GB) Calculate Duration in Days Hours Minutes and Seconds Dynamically in Power BI [...]
Chris Webb joins Patrick to look at what happens when you use reference queries for Power Query. This applies to both Power BI and Excel. Chris also looks at how change the behavior to make things a bit faster. Data Privacy Blog: https://blog.crossjoin.co.uk/2018/12/27/data-privacy-settings-data-refresh-performance-power-bi-excel/ Connect with Chris Webb: Twitter: https://twitter.com/cwebb_bi Blog: https://blog.crossjoin.co.uk/
Patrick has a conversation with the Power BI Queen - DeNisha Malone. This explores community, presenting, and how to get started with Power BI. Connect with the Power BI Queen: Twitter: https://twitter.com/thepowerbiqueen Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/thepowerbiqueen/ Website: https://www.denisham.com/ YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCmgSbgKkMNKnqfXTk5kHNaA
Patrick shows how you can easily use parameters, for your data source, within Power BI Desktop with minimal clicks. All about reducing the clicks!
Phil sits down with us to walk through his process in debugging a slow Power BI report. This uses some new features in Power BI Desktop as well as using DAX Studio to get further insights. Connect with Phil Twitter: https://twitter.com/PhilSeamark Blog: https://dax.tips/
Matthew Roche helps Patrick to understand where Power BI dataflows fits in. Does it replace enterprise data warehousing? We will explore that. Connect with Matthew: Twitter: https://twitter.com/sqlallfather Blog: https://ssbipolar.com/
Patrick shows you how to get rid of the pie chart in Power BI Desktop. Finally a way to remove the temptation! The ability to customize the visual pane in Power BI Desktop lets you do it.