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One Stop Shop for all things Power BI - version 1.0

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Tools

Report Theme Tool
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Power BI Report Theme Creator, Helps you format JSON for visual properties.
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Theme Master 500
Charles Sterling
A simple tool to help pick a color scheme and download a JSON file with auto selected colors
-Charles Sterling
DAX Studio
One of the best DAX tools out there right now
-sqlbi.com
DAX Editor
Another great DAX tool for working with tabular models
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Power BI Helper Tool
This tools helps you find all tables and fields which are used in visualizations, it can hel you clean up your data model
-radacad.com
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Theme Galleries
Need some ideas for a Power BI Report Theme, check out the Power BI report theme gallery
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Measure Gallery
This gallery is a community collection of DAX measures that help you prepare data for your visuals
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DAX Glossary
From Curbal.com
A searchable DAX Glossary with Videos and Downloadable samples of PBIX files
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Get Involved

Community
Forums
The Power BI community is growing, if you have a question about the tool check out the community site for help
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Got Ideas?
Got an idea on how to improve Power BI, submit your idea here and have it reviewed by the product team
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Power BI User Groups
(PUG) Groups
Find a local Power BI User Group near you. Meetings held monthly
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Paid Learning

Chris Webb
January 29-31, 2018
Introduction to Power BI, 3 days from Chris Webb
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Free Learning

Partner Showcase
Need some help with your projects, here are a list of projecst and Microsfot partners that can help
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Microsoft
Video Gallery
Check out all the Power BI videos from Microsoft on Youtube
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Guy In A Cube
Video Gallery
Microsoft's very own Adam Saxton and Patric LeBlanc with the latest updates
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Curbal
Video Gallery
This video series a ton of DAX tutorials, as well as multiple other tips and tricks
-Curbal.com
Permissions
Learn about the settings contianed within the Administrative Portal
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Power BI Embedded
Documentation for Power BI Embedded
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Power BI Embedded
Video Library
Video documentation for Power BI Embedded
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Power BI Embedded
JavaScript Samples
Working Samples of Power BI Embedded
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Power BI Embedded
API Apiary Docs
Technical documentation on the Embedded APIs using ApiAry.io
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Power BI Embedded
API Documentation
The Offical technical documentation on the Embedded APIs
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Power Query Functions
Git Hub Samples
Additional Functions for Power Query (M) Language
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Blogs

Michael Carlo
PowerBI.Tips
Free Tutorials on Power BI
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Charles Sterling
Microsoft
The one the only Charles Sterling and his amazing blog
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Offical Power BI Blog
Microsoft
The site of the offical Power BI Blog
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Marco Russo
sqlbi.com
Great Resource for all thing DAX
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Adam Saxton
GuyInACube.com
Adam works for Microsoft and provides the excellent content for Power BI
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Gil Raviv
datachant.com
Gil is a master of the query editor (m language), check out his stuff here
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Rob Collie
PowerPivotPro.com
Focuses on Power Pivot and DAX calculations
-PowerPivotPro.com
Seth Bauer
Concurrency
The original PowerBI-er, Great Articles on all things Power BI
-Concurrency
Chris Webb
A great knowldgebase almost anything, Chris has been blogging since 2004
-blog.crossjoin.co.uk
Power DAX
Power DAX has many great tips and tricks for using DAX in creative ways to make your reports shine
-powerdax.com
Igor Cotruta
querypower.com
This subtle blogger has incredible posts query transformations
-powerdax.com
Ruth Pozuelo Martinez
Curbal.com
Ruth has been a power house in grenerating great content since 2016
-Curbal.com
Imke Feldmann
theBIccountant.com
Imke is a finance director for over 15 years, this blog illustrates clever BI tool usage in accounting
-theBIcountant.com
Mitchell Pearson
mitchellpearson.com
DAX, DAX and More DAX, What Can I say this guy is a DAX expert
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Matt Allington
ExceleratorBI.com.au
A professional trainer, Matt has many great blog posts about Power BI and DAX
-ExceleratorBI.com.au
Edgewood Solutions
mssqltips.com
New
Really wide range of topics M, DAX calculations, and Visual Analytics
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