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Power BI > How to make PBI Reports pointing to deleted Power BI Dataset working again?

, November 26, 2020145 Views

Recently, we had come across an issue which we thought is very common and is easily resolvable. But, we were highly mistaken. We had several reports which were using a shared Power BI Dataset. We accidentally deleted the dataset on Power BI Service. Naturally, it deleted all the other reports pointing to this dataset. The […]

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Import data into CDS: Part 2

, October 16, 2020212 Views

In our previous blog, we saw how to import data into a CDS environment using Get data from Excel option. In this blog, let’s check out another slightly different method. This time we are going to use Dataflows. If you want to know what dataflow is, you can check it out here. Let’s begin. First […]

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Import data into CDS: Part 1

, September 25, 2020407 Views

There are multiple ways of importing data into a CDS environment. And by CDS, I mean just the CDS and not the one with any Dynamics 365 apps attached to it. One way to import data is by using the Get Data option. There is an excellent blog by Inogic over here that gives detailed […]

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Power BI > How to handle multiple time zones?

, September 18, 2020248 Views

We have often encountered requirements that need the date and time columns to change according to the timezones of the user. Conversion according to the timezone requires to add/subtract the offset hours to the DateTime field in UTC. As this is something that is not available in Power BI out-of-box, we have found an approach […]

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Power BI > How to efficiently change the column names?

, September 11, 2020309 Views

While preparing our Data Model, we are often tasked to change the column names of the tables which are brought into Power BI using GetData. It is very time consuming if we change the names of each column of all the tables manually but it is equally important. The time & efforts seem futile when […]

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Show OneNote IN Dynamics 365 UCI

, September 11, 2020349 Views

Recently, I got a case where I need to show uploaded OneNote in Dynamics 365’s UCI in activity tab. In this blog we will discuss below two points: How to turn on OneNote Integration How to see uploaded OneNote in Dynamics 365 UCI Let’s start with first point: How to turn on OneNote Integration Go […]

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Power BI > Use of ISINSCOPE()

, August 28, 2020836 Views

Power BI has advanced incredibly in the last few years. Microsoft has been working their fingers to the bone to make Power BI simple to use and easily adaptable. But at times, it gives us hard time to achieve even the simplest of requirements, or at least we think so. Recently, I faced one such […]

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Provide easy access to a queue for current user

, August 26, 2020356 Views

Recently, we got a requirement which required us to easily allow a user to access their queue. After a descent amount of struggle, we finally found a way which would allow a user to see their queue without fumbling in the menu or advanced find option. So, here is what we did. Lets start. Open […]

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Charts in PowerApps

, August 14, 20201288 Views

In our previous blog we have learnt embedding of Power BI tiles in PowerApps. Now, in this blog we’ll learn Charts in PowerApps. Charts are used for graphical representation of data. It can usually be read more quickly than the raw data. In PowerApps there are below types of charts: Column Chart – A column […]

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Embedding PowerBI Tile in PowerApps

, August 8, 2020474 Views

In our previous blog we have learnt embedding of PowerApps in Power BI report. Now, in this blog we’ll learn to embed PowerBI tiles in PowerApps. Let’s look at the steps required to add Power BI tiles in Power Apps. In PowerApps click on Insert tab. Click on Charts and then select Power BI tile […]

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