Tag: Query Parameters

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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Organizing Your Queries: Power BI Query Editor Tutorial

In this quick Power BI query editor tutorial, you’ll learn how to organize your queries to create intuitive models. It’s important that your models are as intuitive as possible. Not only will this make it easier for you to work on your models, it will also make it easier for other people to jump in

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Creating A Date Table In Power BI

The importance of creating a date table in Power BI is something that people often miss, especially in the Enterprise DNA forum. Although it’s common to have a date column in your sales tables and transaction tables, that won’t be enough. You’ll need a separate date table that you can link to all those other

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Changing File Location Using A Query Parameter In Power BI

Changing File Location Using A Query Parameter In Power BI

In this tutorial, you’ll be learning how to share a file with a person that’s not part of your company using a query parameter in Power BI. The data used for this tutorial is a basic stock file containing clothes data. For this example, let’s say you’re working with a person named Bill. Bill is

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Creating a Dynamic Date Query Table in Power BI: A Query Editor Tutorial

One question I got from the Enterprise DNA forum revolves around an addition to the date query table. This addition prevents you from having to manually filter data to the last date every time new data comes in. This can be helpful if you’re working on an ongoing report. I’ll add a link to the

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