Unfortunately I wasn’t able to participate in the Microsoft Business Application Summit this year – but luckily we can watch all the session via https://community.powerbi.com/t5/MBAS-Gallery/bd-p/MBAS_Gallery
But that would mean I had to leave Power BI Desktop in order to search and watch the videos – and the website also made it hard to see the distribution of sessions between categories.
So, I created this –
And to watch the video from within PowerBI I created a drill through page where I used the PowerApp visual to be able to show the
As none of the Microsoft standard visuals can play videos from within a report – I created a power App to show the video based on the selected video link.
If you want to embed this huge resource of learning material in your own tenant you can download the elements from here
The Desktop file – link
The Power App – link
If you are interested in learning how I scraped the web page for all the relevant data – check out these functions to extract data from pages using CSS query capabilities in the power query function Html.Table
Highly inspired by this blog post by Chris Webb – https://blog.crossjoin.co.uk/2018/08/30/power-bi-extract-urls-web-page/
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Good post. Function reference: =Html.Table() https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/powerquery-m/html-table