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Power BI for Excel 2016 - Level 2 - Power BI Tools Training

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This is the second course in the Power BI for Excel 2016 training series. This course builds on the foundation set in the Power BI for Excel Report Builders course. In this course students will learn how to use the Power View, Power Map, and Power Query add-ins. Power BI Report Writers will learn how to use Power View to create highly effective interactive reports using data models created by more advanced Power BI Designers. Students will also learn how to build 3D geospatial reports using Power Map as well as how to transform and query data sources using Power Query. Topics covered include creating effective and professional reports, effectively applying new visualization techniques using Power View, creating geospatial Power Map tours, using data transformations to prepare for data modeling, and creating simple custom data calculations.  

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Power BI for Excel Level 1.

Course Outline

Introducing Power BI Tools

  • Microsoft’s Self-Service Power BI Model
  • What Is Power BI for Excel

Power View for Excel 2016

  • What Is Power View?
  • Planning Power View Reports
  • Creating Power View Reports
  • Power View Interface Components

Understanding Charts

  • Understanding Table Visualizations
  • Chart Visualizations
  • Additional Power View Features
  • Power View Tiles
  • Power View Slicers
  • Multiples

3D Maps for Excel 2016

  • What are 3D Maps?
  • Preparing a 3D Map Tour
  • 3D Maps Designer
  • Creating a 3D Maps Tour
  • 3D Maps Formatting Tools
  • Finalizing a 3D Maps Tour

BI Data Queries in Excel 2016

  • What are BI Data Queries?
  • Planning a BI Data Query
  • Creating a BI Data Query

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