Tuesday – 2 Minute Tuesdays
Every Tuesday, we have a short 2 minute Tuesday video. These generally focus on Power BI related tips or quick items. It can also contain other quick related items that may help you on your journey.
Adam shows you how to connect to Power BI Desktop using 3rd party tools such as DAX Studio. This is a great way to perform optimization to your data model.
Is your report plain or bland? Patrick shows you how you can easily make your Power BI report pop with a custom background. It’s as easy as just getting PowerPoint and drawing some shapes.
Demo files: https://guyinacu.be/demofiles
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.
Patrick takes a quick look at Power BI Report Builder including how to get it. This report builder is optimized for the Power BI service. Patrick calls out a few reasons this is the case.