Tutorial – Power BI Desktop for Beginners: Create your first Power BI report and dashboard in 10 minutes

Learn how to start from a simple CSV file and create a **FREE Power BI report AND interactive dashboard with geographic visualization in minutes. All this without using Excel. Download the sample file for this video and follow along: http://bit.ly/nitincsv1

** note: Power BI is free for individual users & Power BI Pro is a subscription based service for enterprises – see product details “BEE”low.

Key highlights:

  • How to create a **FREE Power BI account (0:17)
  • Overview of the steps required for creating your first Power Bi Desktop dashboard (0:32)
  • Download Power BI desktop (0:48)
  • Sample CVS File: http://bit.ly/nitincsv1 (1:02)
  • Import Data to Power BI Desktop (1:22)
  • Create a Power BI desktop Report (2:38)
  • Power BI Amazing Filter capability: Anything which is plotted is a Filter (5:49)
  • Ctrl + Click to select multiple fields (6:14)
  • Publish a Power BI desktop report to Power BI site (6:26)
  • Power BI report browser view (7:06)
  • Create a Power BI dashboard (7:40)
  • Share a Power BI dashboard (8:27)
  • Power BI natural Language Q&A tool: Ask a question in simple English and get answered instantly (8:39)
  • Power BI app on mobile (9:50)

Dr. Nitin Paranjape (Office MVP) – Blog: Efficiency 365

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