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.
In this video, Patrick shows a way you can use parameters and templates, with Power BI Desktop, to provide prompts for your connection's server and database properties. This is great for when you are creating [...]
In this video, Adam looks at some of the different resources that are available to you if you are looking to develop against Power BI. Whether that is embedding Power BI content, creating a custom [...]
In this video, Patrick shows how you can successfully connect to your SQL Server Always On Availability Group (AG) Secondary Read Replica using Power BI Desktop and the On-Premises Data Gateway. Adam jumps in to [...]
In this video, Adam shows you how you can use the Power BI REST APIs to get an embed token. This is done with the GenerateToken API. In order to do this, you have to [...]
In this video, Patrick looks at the ragged hierarchy problem within Excel and Power BI when you are pulling data from Analysis Services. He looks at how you can correct the issue easily within Excel [...]
In this video, Adam looks at a funky line chart and how it got to be that way. This is a live tile within a Power BI Dashboard based on a streaming dataset. Microsoft Flow [...]