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Power BI Weekly Issue 194: 14th February 2023

A couple of announcements this week: we've been told about the administrative capability to Filter Power BI dataset usage in Excel by workspace using the updated Power BI Activity Logs, and how we can now Create stunning and more accessible reports in minutes with our new color themes which offers five new colour themes to cater for those around the world who have CVD (colour vision deficiency). Elsewhere, Imke Feldmann has described how to Reference an intermediate step from a different query in Power Query (were you aware of the meta keyword? I wasn't!), Chris Webb has shown an interesting way to achieve Dynamic What-If With User-Entered Data In Power BI, and Kurt Buhler has demonstrated the art of the possible by experimenting with Smart Buttons & Power BI Reporting.

Data Prep

Covering: Power Query (M), Dataflows, Data connectors, AI Insights

Report Authoring and Interactivity

Covering: Layout and formatting, Visualizations, Interactivity, Themes, Mobile reports, Dashboards

Deployment, Security and Operations

Covering: Workspaces and Apps, Template Apps, Deployment Pipelines, Gateways, Security, Sharing, Licences, Admin operations, Developer Tooling


Covering: Cross-topic announcements & feature summaries, Whitepapers, Community events, Learning Resources & Certifications, Podcasts, Sample reports, End-to-end walkthroughs


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