Category: Query Editor

Solving Missing Currency Rates With Power Query In Power BI

In this tutorial, you’ll learn how to use Power Query for currency conversions in Power BI. The method discussed in this blog will help you solve problems in your currency rates table using the last available rate. You’ll understand how to work things out when the currency rates table doesn’t have a currency rate on

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How To Merge Queries In Power BI

Merging is another powerful transformation to optimize our tables and information that we might be getting from various sources. Learning how to merge queries in Power BI is relevant as this transformation can simplify our data models. Getting data from different sources in Power BI isn’t a big issue. It doesn’t really matter where the data comes from since they will just become a query. What

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How To Append Power Queries In Power BI

Appending queries

In this tutorial, we’re going to learn how to append power queries in Power BI. This technique is the process of layering one thing on top of the other. I’m going to show a perfect example as to why we need to do this. In the tutorial that I made for staging queries, we created

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Referencing And Duplicating Queries In Power BI

Referencing And Duplicating Queries In Power BI

Referencing and duplicating are two different actions. In this tutorial, we’re going to discuss the difference between referencing and duplicating queries in Power BI. Right click on anything in the Queries pane. Then, we’ll see that we have Duplicate and Reference options. One of the differences between Reference and Duplicate is what happens inside the

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Power Query Editor: Staging Queries

staging queries using Power Query editor

In this tutorial, we’ll learn about staging queries using Power Query editor. This is a new concept that I’d like to discuss for us to have an understanding of when and where we can use this in the query editor.   Staging queries can be used to configure and expose the data sources parameters to the dimension and fact table queries of the dataset. For Power BI datasets,

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