We look at how to tell if query folding is actually happening within Power BI. You may be surprised! Power Query has a few tools for you. Download sample
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 shows how you can easily use parameters, for your data source, within Power BI Desktop with minimal clicks. All about reducing the clicks!
Patrick shows how you can see query dependencies within Power Query in Power BI Desktop.
Patrick looks at native query and why you should be careful when using it in Power BI. He looks at what native query is, what to consider when using it, and how to monitor what query folding, in Power Query, is or is not doing.
Patrick is going bananas with these different ways that Column from Examples can help you shape your data without writing code in Power BI. This feature really helps you to be efficient! Download sample Want to download the sample report? Hit the download button below.
Adam walks through column profiling within the Power BI Desktop. This includes the latest updates with the general availability (GA) within the April 2019 Power BI Desktop release. Demo files: https://guyinacu.be/demofiles
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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.