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Creating Dashboards in Power BI

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Creating Dashboards in Power BI - Introduction
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Difficulty
Intermediate
Duration
13m
Students
127
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Description

This course provides an overview of what Power BI Dashboards are, including what you will need to create dashboards. You will learn how to go through the tile layout on a dashboard as well as setting up a mobile view for it. We will cover data alerts, the Q&A features available, adding themes, and pinning a live report page to the dashboard.

Learning Objectives 

  • Understand and create Power BI dashboards
  • Manage Power BI data alerts
  • Configure layouts and themes
  • Configure the mobile view
  • Use Q&A features

Intended Audience

This course is recommended for anyone who wants to learn how to create dashboards in Power BI and/or anyone preparing for Microsoft's PL-300 exam.

Prerequisites

  • A Power BI subscription or Power BI trial
  • An understanding of Power BI reports
Transcript

Hi, everyone. My name is Jake Gardner. And I will be taking you through this course on Creating Power BI Dashboards. I have been in the industry for nine years and have worked with clients through a wide range of industries, from manufacturing to retail to professional services. Just to let you know, if you have any issues with the course, or have any questions, please send us through an email on support@cloudacademy.com and one of our team members will be able to help.

So in this course, I will give you an overview of what Power BI Dashboards are, including what you will need to create dashboards in Power BI. Then we will create a dashboard and go through the layout of tiles on a dashboard as well as setting up a mobile view for your dashboard. We will cover data alerts, the Q&A features that are available, and add themes to the dashboard and pin a live report page to the dashboard. There are some prerequisites for this course. It will be expected that you already know how to create reports and how to publish reports to the Power BI service.

About the Author
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Jake Gardner
IT Manager
Students
523
Courses
5

Jake is an IT manager for a managed services company that works with small- to medium-size businesses and manages their IT. He mainly works with a Microsoft Stack, from Servers to Microsoft 365 & Azure. He also specializes in business process improvement helping businesses to leverage technology to speed up their workflows. Jake really enjoys testing out new technologies and seeing what they can do. Outside of work he enjoys kayak fishing, gardening, and going to the gym.