This is episode 103 recorded on June 7th, 2019 where John & Jason talk about the Microsoft Community, plans for the Microsoft Business Applications Summit, a few bits of news, and some recent helpful blog posts from John.
Please add a OneDrive data source option in Power BI.
It is incredibly frustrating that Power BI does not come with a
OneDrive for Business option baked in and is especially strange since OneDrive
belongs to Microsoft. It seems like this would have been present in the
application from Day 1.
Having to manually locate a file outside of Power BI, identify the
correct URL for the file in a OneDrive account, and then having to plug that in
to Power BI is unnecessarily convoluted and is particularly difficult for new
Power BI users to manage.
How many times have you dragged a field onto another field by
mistake and have it create a hierarchy?
It happens quite often. Usually I am trying to drag the field to the
Visualization pane but fail to hold the mouse button. And lo and behold it
creates a hierarchy. (Which I then have to delete. But sometimes I do not even
notice that I accidentally created a hierarchy).
It would be nice if a prompt came up, asking if we want to create a