Tech Videos2019-08-01T07:39:27-05:00

Wednesday/Thursday – Power BI Technology and More

Every Wednesday & Thursday, we 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.

POWERAPPS and POWER BI can do what?!? It’s bananas!

Patrick takes a look at how you can integrate PowerApps with Power BI to get a bananas experience. Updating the PowerApp does something special with the Power BI report. Create a PowerApp: https://docs.microsoft.com/powerapps/maker/ PowerApps custom [...]

How to create and use a Power BI Hierarchy

Patrick looks at how to create and use a Power BI Hierarchy within Power BI Desktop. Hierarchies can help to provide correct data usage within your Power BI reports. Download sample Want to download the [...]

Siri Shortcuts with Power BI Mobile for iOS

Patrick shows you how to create Siri shortcuts with the Power BI Mobile iOS app. This can be a great way to access your Power BI reports quickly. Documentation: https://docs.microsoft.com/power-bi/consumer/mobile/mobile-apps-ios-siri-shortcuts

Power BI Incremental Refresh – Understanding Detect Data Changes

Patrick breaks down how detect data changes works with Power BI Incremental Refresh. He demystifies some common misunderstandings when using this setting in Power BI Premium. Incremental refresh documentation - https://docs.microsoft.com/power-bi/service-premium-incremental-refresh Getting started with Incremental [...]