July is a big release for us on the Power BI Desktop team! https://powerbi.microsoft.com/en-us/blog/power-bi-desktop-july-2018-feature-summary/ Here’s the complete list of July updates: Modeling Composite models (preview) Reporting New visual header with more flexibility and formatting Wallpaper formatting Theming update – more visual and page control (preview) Tooltips for table and matrix Turn tooltips off for visuals Read More →

This month there are major updates across all areas of Power BI Desktop. Along with many other reporting features, we have our biggest update to conditional formatting in while, the ability to format any fields, including strings and dates, by a different numeric field in the model. Drillthrough also gets a major update this month Read More →

Several of our most popular connectors are generally available, including SAP HANA. Bookmarking is also now generally available, which means you can start creating bookmarks from scratch in the Power BI Service. We are also previewing a powerful feature, report page tooltips, that lets you use visuals in your own custom designed tooltips. https://powerbi.microsoft.com/en-us/blog/power-bi-desktop-march-2018-feature-summary/ Here’s Read More →

This month Microsoft is very excited to integrate our Q&A experience into the reporting canvas, offering a whole new way to create your visuals. Microsoft  is also updating the bookmarking preview with new features that provide you much more flexibility. A highly requested feature, the ability to drill to filter other visuals on the page, Read More →

Here’s a small teaser about the attendees for my workshop at NAV TechDays… Embed code Link you can send in email: https://app.powerbi.com/view?r=eyJrIjoiMzEzZjNlYWUtOWEyNy00MzQ2LWIxOWYtNDk0ZDQyMzQzMTk1IiwidCI6ImU1N2JmZjczLWY5YjQtNDliNS1hZWE1LWM2ZmRlNDFhYzljMiIsImMiOjh9 Link you can send in email: <iframe width=”933″ height=”700″ src=”https://app.powerbi.com/view?r=eyJrIjoiMzEzZjNlYWUtOWEyNy00MzQ2LWIxOWYtNDk0ZDQyMzQzMTk1IiwidCI6ImU1N2JmZjczLWY5YjQtNDliNS1hZWE1LWM2ZmRlNDFhYzljMiIsImMiOjh9″ frameborder=”0″ allowFullScreen=”true”></iframe>    

This month conditional formatting gets a major update with the ability to control the color based on rules. If you have a slow data source, there are report options that help limit the number of queries that are sent to the source. Finally, several formatting features, including cell alignment for table and matrix, and precise control Read More →

This month Microsoft is very excited to share one of the most anticipated features from the Microsoft Data Insights Summit: Bookmarking. Combining bookmarking with some of the other recently released features such as drillthrough and what if gives you powerful storytelling capabilities and lets you create highly interactive reports. There are also some more visual improvements and a Read More →

The Microsoft Power BI Team has released a bunch of updates and new features in Power BI. For an overview, please have a look here: https://powerbi.microsoft.com/en-us/blog/power-bi-desktop-september-2017-feature-summary/ Reporting Drillthrough to another report page Explain the increase/decrease insights (preview) Ribbon chart Theming preview update – chart style controls Accessibility improvements Accessible See data Keyboard shortcut helper dialog Read More →

It is now possible to subscribe to a report to receive an email with a snapshot of that page to your inbox. You will receive an email snapshot of each report page when the report is refreshed. If the report doesn’t refresh, you will not receive a snapshot email that day. If the report refreshes more Read More →