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Power BI tips & updates and a COVID-19 USA report (Roundup | April 6, 2020)

Thanks for watching this week's Power BI news roundup! Last weeks roundup: https://guyinacu.be/roundup174 2 Minute Tuesday: https://guyinacu.be/coalesce Patrick's tech video: https://guyinacu.be/pbidesktop Sources 7 TIPS FOR ENSURING SUCCESSFUL BUSINESS INTELLIGENCE ADOPTION (@BlueGraniteInc) Obtaining accurate totals in DAX (@marcorus) Analysing Dataset Refresh In Power BI Premium Using SQL Server Profiler (@cwebb_bi) Power BI Service [...]

Power BI tips & updates and a COVID-19 USA report (Roundup | April 6, 2020)2020-04-06T09:10:24-05:00

Getting Started with Power BI Desktop in 5 steps

Getting started with Power BI Desktop is easy! Patrick looks at 5 steps to get you up and running quickly with Power BI Desktop. From downloading, to getting data, and then building your report visuals. Getting started with Power BI Desktop https://docs.microsoft.com/power-bi/desktop-getting-started https://docs.microsoft.com/power-bi/guided-learning/gettingdata#step-2 Introduction to modeling your data https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/power-bi/guided-learning/modeling#step-1

Getting Started with Power BI Desktop in 5 steps2020-04-01T07:52:38-05:00

Setting default values using COALESCE in DAX

Learn how to get default values using the DAX COALESCE function instead of IF statements. A great way to avoid BLANK in Power BI! Documentation: https://docs.microsoft.com/dax/coalesce-function-dax SQLBI.com article: https://sql.bi/659297

Setting default values using COALESCE in DAX2020-03-31T07:50:26-05:00

Using Precedence to force Power BI Aggregations

Are your Power BI Aggregations not matching? Setting Precedence can control which Power BI aggregation will be preferred. A little hint to help it on its way! Documentation: https://docs.microsoft.com/power-bi/desktop-aggregations#aggregation-precedence

Using Precedence to force Power BI Aggregations2020-03-25T08:37:33-05:00

Make navigation easier with Power BI buttons

Power BI buttons got a little more power! Navigation actions for Power BI buttons really streamline your reports and no longer require bookmarks. Power BI Desktop Samples: https://github.com/microsoft/powerbi-desktop-samples

Make navigation easier with Power BI buttons2020-03-24T07:15:55-05:00

Power BI updates, tips and Coronavirus… (Roundup | March 23, 2020)

Thanks for watching this week's Power BI news roundup! Last weeks roundup: https://guyinacu.be/roundup172 2 Minute Tuesday: https://guyinacu.be/aggdefinebroke Patrick's tech video: https://guyinacu.be/hittingaggs Adam's tech video: https://guyinacu.be/gatewaycluster 📢 Become a member: https://guyinacu.be/membership Sources Monitor your On-premises data gateway with Azure and Power BI – Part 2 – Data source connectivity (@MarcLelijveld) From SQL to [...]

Power BI updates, tips and Coronavirus… (Roundup | March 23, 2020)2020-03-23T07:57:51-05:00

Power BI Desktop update and more… (Roundup | March 16, 2020)

Thanks for watching this week's Power BI news roundup! Last weeks roundup: https://guyinacu.be/roundup171 2 Minute Tuesday: https://guyinacu.be/controldrill Patrick's tech video: https://guyinacu.be/aggsconfigure 🔴 Live Stream Replay: https://guyinacu.be/paginatedlive 📢 Become a member: https://guyinacu.be/membership Sources Extending Power BI Buttons Beyond the Default Icons (@dataveld) Power BI – Reset Slicers with a Bookmark Button (@Laura_GB) Announcing [...]

Power BI Desktop update and more… (Roundup | March 16, 2020)2020-03-16T07:32:49-05:00

Configure Power BI Aggregations

Learn to configure your Power BI Aggregations table to really increase the speed of your DAX queries. This does NOT require Power BI Premium!

Configure Power BI Aggregations2020-03-11T08:46:29-05:00