Slicer Restatement in Power BI

In this video, Patrick looks at a small feature called slicer restatement in Power BI. This feature will help you to determine what was selected in a slicer. While this feature was added back in April 2018, we are betting that most folks don't know slicer restatement.

Slicer Restatement in Power BI2018-11-21T11:12:22+00:00

Power BI visuals, Dataflows, AS Birthday and more… (November 19, 2018)

Power BI Visual Usability Checklist (@mmarie) Get the most out of Power Query in Power BI Dataflows (@diverdown1964) Analysis Services is 20 years old! Announcing new AI Capabilities for Power BI to make AI Accessible for Everyone Power BI Desktop November 2018 Feature Summary BONUS ITEMS: Tableau to Power BI: Highlighting with Set Actions (@dataveld) [...]

Power BI visuals, Dataflows, AS Birthday and more… (November 19, 2018)2018-11-19T08:04:11+00:00

Power BI Updates – Dataflows, Paginated reports, Metrics app and more… (November 12, 2018)

Power BI Service and Mobile September & October Feature Summary Power BI delivers dataflows, enterprise reporting, and major updates to Power BI Desktop Public Preview of Paginated Reports in Power BI Premium Now Available Introducing: Power BI data prep with dataflows Premium Capacity Metrics app – query metrics histogram now available Paginated report metrics and [...]

Power BI Updates – Dataflows, Paginated reports, Metrics app and more… (November 12, 2018)2018-11-11T14:43:58+00:00

#BIPowerHour, Tips, Slicer pane, Power BI Desktop and Gateway updates, more… (October 29, 2018)

BI Power Hour Quick Tips for Aggregations & Composite Models in Power BI (@GilbertQue) Create a Power BI Slicer Panel (@ExceleratorBI) Create Event Calendar In Power BI (@DhruvinShah16) On-premises data gateway October update is now available Power BI Desktop October 2018 Feature Summary BONUS ITEMS: Transform NAV accounts totaling to list of accounts (@TheBIccountant) Optimizing [...]

#BIPowerHour, Tips, Slicer pane, Power BI Desktop and Gateway updates, more… (October 29, 2018)2018-10-29T09:03:04+00:00

Fuzzy match / merging in Power BI Desktop (October 2018)

In this video, we look at the new fuzzy match / merging option within the October 2018 version of Power BI Desktop. This feature is incredibly powerful when it comes to data matching and can be adjusted to meet your needs.

Fuzzy match / merging in Power BI Desktop (October 2018)2018-10-24T08:32:07+00:00

Microsoft R, Data Science and Power BI

In this video, we are joined by Buck Woody. Buck is a data scientist at Microsoft. We work together to show how you can easily visualize Microsoft R in Power BI. We use Microsoft R Open and then move onto Power BI Desktop. The example used in Microsoft R Open is the Anscombe's quartet. Download [...]

Microsoft R, Data Science and Power BI2018-10-23T09:18:29+00:00

Case of the Broken Power BI Incremental Refresh

Are you using Power BI incremental refresh? Have you had it not work even though you set everything up? In this video, Patrick looks at a scenario where Power BI incremental refresh was broken. He then looks at a way to get Power BI incremental refresh working properly.

Case of the Broken Power BI Incremental Refresh2018-10-17T07:50:21+00:00

How to use the Power BI Aggregations Feature

Working with big data, even massive data can be a real challenge in Business Intelligence platforms. #PowerBI is no exception. The new aggregations feature in Power BI looks to solve that problem.  We sit down with Christian Wade, the Power BI PM that brought us Clicky Clicky Draggy Droppy, and who is the PM for [...]

How to use the Power BI Aggregations Feature2018-10-14T15:58:07+00:00

Design Power BI reports, Data Warehouse updates and more… (October 15, 2018)

Visually Appealing Power BI Reports (@ExceleratorBI) So, You’re Getting a Data Warehouse for Power BI… (@PowerPivotPro) Power BI Developer community September update Deep dive in the organizational custom visuals POLITICO Europe bets on Microsoft Power BI to report on the European Union Elections BONUS ITEMS: SIMPLE STEPS TO EMBED IMAGES IN POWER BI (@ZacharyConroe) Loading [...]

Design Power BI reports, Data Warehouse updates and more… (October 15, 2018)2018-10-14T15:39:35+00:00

Mashup Engine Query Monitor for Power BI Refresh

In this video, Patrick introduces the Mashup Engine Query Monitor for Power BI Refresh. This is the MEQM! A report that can be useful to see SQL Server queries that Power BI issues during refresh.   MEQM Files - https://github.com/guyinacube/demo-files/tree/master/video%20demos/MEQM

Mashup Engine Query Monitor for Power BI Refresh2018-10-10T09:30:12+00:00