Power BI Desktop And Role-Playing Dimensions: Can you do it?

In this video, Patrick talks about Power BI Desktop and role-playing dimensions. Can you even do this in Power BI Desktop? Patrick shows you why one particular way is not recommended as it will cause trouble. And then show you how you can use DAX within Power BI Desktop to take this to the next [...]

Power BI Desktop And Role-Playing Dimensions: Can you do it?2018-09-05T06:02:53+00:00

Power BI URL Filter Updates (August 2018)

In this video, Patrick looks at the recent updates to using the Power BI URL Filter. The update to using URL Filter parameters in Power BI include updates to operators along with the ability to use more than strings and spaces in table names! Blog: https://powerbi.microsoft.com/en-us/blog/power-bi-report-url-filter-improvements/ Documentation: https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/power-bi/service-url-filters Demo PBIX: https://guyinacu.be/demos

Power BI URL Filter Updates (August 2018)2018-08-22T08:21:22+00:00

Power BI Tutorial: Dynamically Filter By Today’s Date

In this Power BI Tutorial, Patrick looks at how to dynamically filter by today's date. Using a date table, you can create a DAX measure that can then be used as a Power BI report-level filter to dynamically filter by today's date within Power BI Desktop.

Power BI Tutorial: Dynamically Filter By Today’s Date2018-08-08T08:16:37+00:00

Power BI Sudoku, Custom fonts, DAX and more… (June 25, 2018)

Fun with DAX – Sudoku (@PhilSeamark) Custom Web Fonts and Icons in Power BI (@dataveld) POWER BI REPORT SERVER DEVOPS (Trisha McCormick) Automatically expand all fields from a JSON document in Power BI and Power Query (@TheBIccountant) Correct calculate of age in DAX from birthday (@marcorus) BONUS ITEMS: Segmented Filtering with Slicers (@PowerBITips) More Details [...]

Power BI Sudoku, Custom fonts, DAX and more… (June 25, 2018)2018-06-25T08:54:49+00:00

Combine Power BI Report Tooltips using DAX

In this video, Patrick shows you how to combine Power BI Report Tooltips using DAX. Just a little bit of DAX! This can be useful when you want to use a single report tooltip for multiple Power BI visuals.

Combine Power BI Report Tooltips using DAX2018-05-30T09:12:08+00:00

Debug DAX using Variables in Power BI

In this video, Marco Russo, from SQL BI, joins Patrick to look at how you can debug DAX using variables in Power BI. Marco helps to break down a DAX measure and show how you can see the results as you build it up to find where the problem is. SQL BI DAX Formatter DAX [...]

Debug DAX using Variables in Power BI2018-05-21T21:03:45+00:00

Power BI, Excel, USAFacts and more… (April 19, 2018)

Compound Growth using DAX (@ExceleratorBI) Power BI and Excel; More than just an Integration (@Rad_Reza) Drill Down & Up in Power BI Mobile apps Join the Power BI team at Microsoft Build USAFacts breaks down government financial data with Power BI BONUS ITEMS: DAX Best Practices (@marcorus) DAX Optimization Examples (@marcorus) Reordering Multiple Columns With [...]

Power BI, Excel, USAFacts and more… (April 19, 2018)2018-04-19T10:24:16+00:00

Power BI date table: create using DAX

In this video, Adam looks at how to create a Power BI date table using DAX. The end result uses a combination of the GENERATE(), ROW() and CALENDARAUTO() DAX functions to create a calculated table resulting in a Power BI date table. Using GENERATE and ROW instead of ADDCOLUMNS in DAX

Power BI date table: create using DAX2018-02-13T11:03:32+00:00

Dynamically change chart axis in Power BI

In this video, Patrick builds on a blog post from Scott Senkeresty to dynamically change the axis of your visual within Power BI. This uses a combination of Power Query and DAX. Chris Cook - @Finalyst89 Scott Senkeresty – @ScottSenkeresty Dynamically changing chart axis http://tinylizard.com/dynamically-changing-chart-axis/

Dynamically change chart axis in Power BI2017-12-13T10:29:54+00:00

Marco Russo, PASS highlights and Power BI / Azure AD B2B support – Adam and Patrick Unplugged [EP6]

In this video, Adam and Patrick discuss their travels, including PASS Summit 2017. They also discuss the new Azure AD B2B support for Power BI. They sit down with Marco Russo to discuss a little DAX and catch up on things. Travels: 0:07 PASS Highlight: 3:23 News about Adam: 9:58 Azure AD B2B with Power [...]

Marco Russo, PASS highlights and Power BI / Azure AD B2B support – Adam and Patrick Unplugged [EP6]2017-11-22T15:01:37+00:00