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Power BI Secure Embed

In this video, Patrick LeBlanc of Guy in a Cube takes a look at the new Power BI Secure Embed. If you have been using Publish to Web internally, you need to look at this feature as it is the perfect replacement that adds a secure option for easy, friction-less, embedding.

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Slicer Restatement in Power BI

In this Guy in a Cube video, Patrick looks at a small feature called slicer restatement in Power BI. This feature will help you to determine what was selected in a slicer. While this feature was added back in April 2018, most folks don’t know about slicer restatement.

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Power BI Desktop December 2017 Update

Another great update to an already awesome tool. From the video description: This month we are very excited to integrate our Q&A experience into the reporting canvas, offering a whole new way to create your visuals. We are also updating our bookmarking preview with new features that provide you much more flexibility. A highly requested […]

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Kira Wetzel Teaches Girls About Data

Press the play button below to listen here or visit the show page at DataDriven.tv Show Notes Frank and Andy talk with Kira Wetzel about girls+data, running, Harry Potter, and the stream of consciousness. Links Sponsor: Audible.com – Get a free audio book when you sign up for a free trial! Sponsor: Enterprise Data & […]

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Power BI Desktop Updates for November 2017

The November 2017 updates see conditional formatting get a major update with the ability to control the color based on rules. If you have a slow data source, there are now report options that help limit the number of queries that are sent to the source. Finally, there are several new formatting features, including cell […]

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SSRS APIs, M Queries, Power BI Desktop and more

Adam from Guy in a Cube has a great PowerBI roundup video he just published. Check it out. Links below the video. Links Exploring The New SSRS 2017 API In Power BI (@technitrain) https://blog.crossjoin.co.uk/2017/10/… Bulk-extracting Power Query M-code from multiple pbix files in Power BI (@TheBIccountant) http://www.thebiccountant.com/2017/10… Automatic installs of Power BI Desktop (@CurbalEN) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FFlTe… […]

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Timeline Storyteller Custom Visual for Power BI

Timeline Storyteller, a new custom visual for Power BI created with a team of researchers at Microsoft, is now available in the Office Store for anyone to use. Although the primary audience for this custom visual was journalists, anyone can make interesting use of this handy tool.

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Power BI Desktop September 2017 Update

The September 2017 update includes two features that were demoed at the Data Insights Summit: drill through and report insights. There’s also an update to the theming preview and a new chart type!

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