Easily get an access token for the Power BI Embedded Playground

You need an Embed Token for the Power BI Embedded Playground, but you don't want to write code. Adam shows you how to easily get an access token with no code using PowerShell. Power BI Embedded Playground Power BI REST API Embed Token API Power BI PowerShell CMDLET

Easily get an access token for the Power BI Embedded Playground2019-04-03T07:46:36-05:00

Disable free signups in the Power BI service

Learn how you can block free signups for the Power BI service. Free signups are also what are referred to as viral signups. This action can affect more than just Power BI, so be careful.

Disable free signups in the Power BI service2019-02-10T12:45:23-05:00

Create a Power BI streaming dataset for real-time dashboards

In this video, Patrick looks at how to create a Power BI streaming dataset and use that to create a real-time dashboard. You can easily use something like PowerShell to push data into the Power BI streaming dataset. Demo files

Create a Power BI streaming dataset for real-time dashboards2019-02-03T10:43:41-05:00

Create mail-enabled security groups to use in Power BI via PowerShell

In this video, Adam looks at how you can create mail-enabled security groups via PowerShell and copy members from an Office 365 Unified group into that new group. This came about based on a limitation that within Power BI, you can't list O365 Unified groups (what back App workspaces) from the people picker for access [...]

Create mail-enabled security groups to use in Power BI via PowerShell2017-11-28T11:57:29-05:00

Automating Power BI License Assignment with PowerShell – Extra Options!

I posted a video on the Power BI YouTube channel for using PowerShel and the Audit log to assign Power BI Pro licenses. In this video, I give you a few other options instead of automating off of the audit log. Main video: Using Power BI Audit Log and PowerShell to assign Power BI Pro [...]

Automating Power BI License Assignment with PowerShell – Extra Options!2017-03-16T09:01:11-05:00

Using Power BI Audit Log and PowerShell to assign Power BI Pro licenses

Auditing with Power BI has been available for a few months within the US and more recently within all regions except Europe and Australia as a preview. This provides auditing on certain events to understand what your organization is doing with the service. The new activity that has been added is when a free user [...]

Using Power BI Audit Log and PowerShell to assign Power BI Pro licenses2017-04-21T13:58:36-05:00