Getting "Failed to load data model" for an Azure Databricks DirectQuery connection in Power BI? Adam hit it too and walks through how to fix it in Power BI Desktop using Power Query.
Wil Reynolds asked an awesome question about how to use multiple URLs with the web from example Power BI feature. The magic is with Power Query functions and parameters. Patrick has you covered!
Patrick shows you how to populate a Power BI parameter list using a query. This can help you avoid manually entering a list, or just having free text.
Catch the last Power BI roundup for 2018! Merry Christmas, happy holidays and have a great New Year! ?❄? Financial Times Visual Vocabulary: Power BI Edition (@SQLJason) Power Query Advanced Editor keyboard shortcuts (@Dmaslyuk) Power BI Developer community November update Power BI Dataflows and Azure Data Lake Storage Gen2 Integration Preview Power BI Desktop December 2018 [...]
Have you wondered how to find the native query in Power BI Desktop after query folding does its thing? Do you even know what query folding is? In this video, Adam looks at how you can find the query that will be sent to your data source and a few things to be aware of. [...]
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.
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
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