Update Power BI Desktop automatically

About this tutorial: Video duration: 4:50 In today’s video I will show you how to install power bi desktop so you get automatic downloads every time the power Bi team releases a new version. The great thing about this is that you dont need to have administrator rights on your computer to get the download. […]

Count the number of words in a text -#7 (M)agic (M)ondays with Power Query and Power BI

About this tutorial: Video duration: 11:22 In today’s video I will show you how to count the number of words in a text. Link to the post I found the solution: To do that, I will give you an example of a report I am working on. I am using Miguel Escobar youtube custom connector […]

Download/ Export Power Query data to csv, excel or txt – Power BI Tips & Tricks #25

About this tutorial: Video duration: 6:48 Do you want to export your power query data? In this video I show you how to do it 🙂 How to install R: BI accountant blog: Link to Power BI file: R script: require(gdata) write.table(trim(dataset), file=”C:/writeyourfilepathhere/filename.txt”, sep = “t”, row.names = FALSE) plot(dataset); Looking for a download file? […]

Group rows with uneven number of rows – Part 7: Power Query Challenge

About this tutorial: Video duration: 10:16 In today’s video we continue with the Power Query challenge where Collin shows us a great trick on how to group rows with uneven number of characters. What is this Power Query Challenge? Source files: Part 1: Part 2: Part 3: Part 4: Part 5: Looking for a download […]

Page view and page size settings (3-11)

About this tutorial: Video duration: 2:44 This video is part of the Analyzing and Visualizing Data with Power BI course available on EdX. To sign up for the course, visit: To read more: Power BI service Power BI Desktop Power BI basic concepts tutorial: To submit questions and comments about Power BI, please visit community.powerbi.com.

Power Map for MS Excel

About this tutorial: Video duration: 10:53 A quick video explaining how to use the PowerMap control within Excel. PowerMap is a great charting control for plotting geographical data over time using visualizations such as heat map, histogram etc.

#33 Import from PDF into Power BI Desktop

About this tutorial: Video duration: 7:49 In today’s video I will show you how to import data from a pdf file into Power BI using Imke Feldmann’s R-script. To download the file, go to Curbal’s download center and the communty downloads and get gile #33: Install R in Power BI: If you prefer to read, […]

Managing changing column names in Power Query #10: (M)agic (M)ondays

About this tutorial: Video duration: 8:46 In today’s video, I will show how to manage column headers that changes names so your power bi file does not break when you refresh it. This tip is from Lars Schreiber and here is the link to his blog post and how to do this in power query: […]

Split text by capital letters and non/digits – Power BI Desktop February Update 2019

About this tutorial: Video duration: 4:50 It took a blog post by Chris Webb for me to see this update, and maybe some of you have also missed this? There are 4 new split by options in the Power Query User Interface and we will review them here. Link to Chris blog: Here you can […]

#D49 – Add rows and columns to tables using M in power query

About this tutorial: Video duration: 6:5 In this video, I am going to show you how to add column and rows to a table in power query without appending it. Simply using the M language. #powerquery #curbal #powerbi Here you can download all the pbix file (download 49- community downloads): SUBSCRIBE to learn more about […]

My Power BI report is slow: what should I do? by Marco Russo

About this tutorial: Video duration: 34:26 You have created a wonderful looking Power BI report, but when you open it you find it is not rendering as fast you want. This session will cover where should you start analyzing the problem and what can you do to optimize performance by Marco Russo Slides can be […]

Create Power BI reports in Power BI Report Server

About this tutorial: Video duration: 9:7 Create Power BI reports in Power BI Report Server In this video, I walk through the steps to create your Power BI Report in order to publish it to Power BI Report Server. This involves downloading and installing Power BI Desktop optimized for Power BI Report Server and connecting […]

Handling errors in Power Query – Power BI Tips & Tricks #32

About this tutorial: Video duration: 7:35 Have you ever got errors in Power Query and you dont know how to manage them? In today’s tutorials I will show you how to: Delete errors in Power Query or Expand the list without removing them, allowing you to filter them out. Link to Power BI file: Looking […]

Getting started with Power BI and SharePoint Online

About this tutorial: Video duration: 20:31 In this video we get an introduction to using Power BI with SharePoint Online list data. Pretty exciting stuff. We start at the beginning of installing Power BI Desktop and don’t stop until you have a report published to SharePoint Online using the preview web part. Even better is […]

13) Dynamics 365 CRM Online vs On Premises: The Customer Advantages of Online & The Microsoft Cloud

About this tutorial: Video duration: 1:18:3 *Navigate using the Topic Timestamps below.* Customers’ advantages of deploying Dynamics 365 in Microsoft’s Cloud vs deploying on-premises are the focus of episode #13 of the Business Applications Lunch and Learn Series. Presentation: Topic Timestamps: 7:42 Platform overview (Portals, Data Visualization, Extensibility) 10:22 Office 365 & Teams 13:24 Enhanced […]

Query parameters (1-5b)

About this tutorial: Video duration: 5:48 This video is part of the Analyzing and Visualizing Data with Power BI course available on EdX. To sign up for the course, visit:

用 Microsoft Power BI 做大數據分析(I)

About this tutorial: Video duration: 2:17:45 面對日新月異的大數據工具,有時候很難跟上這節奏。Microsoft Power BI讓大家可以簡易的製作大數據分析。用 Excel Power BI 做大數據分析,課程大綱有認識大數據、大數據分析、視覺化呈現結果,提升管理品質,有效提升工作效率。易學、易懂,讓數字說話。期待大家將了解應用這些工具使用,將大數據分析導入您的工作中。

Publish to web (4-6b)

About this tutorial: Video duration: 2:11 This video is part of the Analyzing and Visualizing Data with Power BI course available on EdX. To sign up for the course, visit: To read more: Power BI service Power BI Desktop Power BI basic concepts tutorial: To submit questions and comments about Power BI, please visit community.powerbi.com.

A simple and fun guide to Microsoft Flow and Power BI

About this tutorial: Video duration: 12:47 In today’s video we will demonstrate how Microsoft Flow works and how to send data to Power BI from different services. To demonstrate that, we have created a startup called StockholmICE that delivers ice creams to homes. We will monitor and store weather data to help our drivers stock […]