Category Archives: Power BI desktop

Sales Report in Power BI and Direct Query into SQL Database

Whenever we set connector to our data in Power BI, we have an option to select connection to a certain object (e.g. a table) or there is a second option. That is connection using direct query which secures live connection to data source. We will prepare simple Sales report by few clicks. (as in video).… Read More »

Power BI Custom Visuals – Additional Visualizations to Power BI Desktop

Were you ever creating a report and did not find a feature in your Power BI Desktop that would enable you to visualize data according to your needs? What are Power BI Custom Visuals? Custom Power BI visuals were created by members of power BI community – programmers, users, and fans of this wonderful tool.… Read More »

Power BI Desktop – Powerful Report Tool Introduction

Power BI Desktop is a desktop app for report preparation. It is free and offers a user-friendly interface for data visualization and management. Reports and dashboards do look good in the Power BI. Data Visualization using Power BI Desktop Report making used to be a job mainly for IT developers. Regular business users were not… Read More »