Tuesday – Power BI Technology and More
Every Tuesday, I look at a tech topic. This could be a new feature, how something works or how to troubleshoot something within Power BI technology, Reporting Services and Analysis Services.
This may also include the occasional topic relating to the Microsoft Data Platform as a whole, such as SQL Server or an Azure technology. Because of Power BI, there will also be content related to Office 365 and Azure Active Directory.
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.
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.
Marco Russo joins Patrick to discuss how to hide future dates for calculations in DAX. Marco walks through Power BI Desktop with some examples that work and don't work. SQLBI Article: Hiding future dates for [...]
In this video, Adam looks at how you can add a domain to your Power BI tenant. This is done by adding the domain through Azure Active Directory or Office 365.
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 [...]
Adam picks up on David Eldersveld's blog about Power BI slicers versus filters and looks at if slicers are even needed now. The filter pane can satisfy a majority of scenarios. There are a few [...]
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Dynamic Power BI reports using ParametersMay 24th, 2017
3 Gateway settings to get you up and running with Power BISeptember 13th, 2016
Populate a Power BI parameter list using a queryFebruary 20th, 2019
Create a Power BI Template file in Power BI DesktopFebruary 19th, 2019
Power BI Slicers, Filtered export, Magic Quadrant and more… (February 18, 2019)February 18th, 2019