Tag: Power BI Query

Using The M Function To Create An Extended Power BI Date Table

This tutorial will cover about the most important Power BI dimension table in any model, the Date Table. The best practice when designing a model is to check for date fields. If they are present, always include a date dimension table. A Date Table includes all the attributes that you may want to slice, dice,

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How Query Dependencies Work In Power BI

Query Dependencies In Power BI

For this tutorial, we are going to delve deeper and understand how Query Dependencies work in Power BI. Query Dependencies show you how the queries are linked together inside Power BI. You can see which queries depend on other queries or tables. This is useful when you plan to do a lot of data transformations

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Organizing Your Queries Into Groups In Power BI

If you have a big data set and a large number of queries, it is a must to do data cleaning. Some users don’t realize how essential data cleanup is inside the Query Editor. You can easily use the options from the Transform ribbon or simply right-click the columns. There’s absolutely no need to use

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Row And Column Transformations In Power BI

I want to go over some of the best practices in optimizing your rows and columns inside the Query Editor. You can optimize your table so that when you create visualizations, you’ll be able to recognize your columns easily. One of the best ways to develop the most intuitive Power BI model is to simplify

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How To Download Exchange Rates In Power BI

I’m going to show you in this tutorial how you can download exchange rates into your Power BI data model. This is perfect if you need to bring in the latest exchange rates for some evaluation work or for financial reports where you have to deal with sales from a variety of different regions around the

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