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Creating an online Power BI Dashboard, using an Excel file hosted on SharePoint as source

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Power BI gives you a great advantage, for example when you use it to get quick insights into your data. That’s one of the reasons our business analyst fell in love with this tool pretty quickly after she started using it. It almost completely replaced Tableau and Excel-based reporting in her daily routine.

Another great feature of Power BI is that there are so many data sources and connectors (adapters) to get data from all kinds of sources. But some of these connectors almost made me pull my hair out yesterday, so I’d like to share this learning with you, and hopefully it will save you some time and frustration 🙂
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