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Content by Charles Sterling

Holiday giving by the Power BI Community

People active in online communities, almost by definition, are very giving people. True to this nature, one of our Local MVPs, Avi Singh,  proposed a way of giving to the community during the holidays by offering Free Power BI training to.  For more information about how the project got started please see: Give Power BI… Read more

What is New and Exciting in Power BI, Power BI Visuals in R and ESRI Deep Dive Webinars Dec 8, 13 and 15

What is new and exciting in Power BI With weekly and monthly releases, there are a lot of fantastic new features to explore. In this session, we will cover an overview of what has been released in Power BI. We will be covering the new collaboration features in the cloud-based business analytics service the new… Read more

Controlling how dates are displayed in a PowerApps application.

Seems that internationalization is a theme today! In this customer request a PowerApps application creator wanted to know how to control how the date is displayed in their application.  Just like i mentioned in my previous post Forcing PowerApps to a specific Language; PowerApps picks up this setting from the Windows Setting. That said it… Read more

Forcing PowerApps to a specific Language

One thing i get to do is hang out with the Support Team and they received an interesting case….A customer was getting their PowerApps website displaying in Czechoslovakian.     As most would guess PowerApps defaults to Locale sent by the browser header information which in turn is pick up by your Windows settings.  For more… Read more

Driving Power BI adoption in your organization – Learn how Microsoft does this at scale

  At Microsoft leaders across the company have committed to fostering a data culture and are often asked how to drive this type of change. An internal program designed to drive adoption of Power BI internally has been at the center of this cultural shift.  Through a combination of training, a comprehensive communication strategy, and… Read more

Power BI Webinar 11/29 How Microsoft BI Team manages Power BI

In this webinar the Microsoft BI team will deliver a webinar on how they support the self service BI initiative at Microsoft.   How the Microsoft Power BI Team supports the largest Power BI installation in the world Hear from the Microsoft Team that manages and promotes the largest Power BI installed base on the… Read more

PowerPivotPro and Microsoft help displaced workers with near-free Power BI Training Dec 7th

Eight years ago my father-in-law started having heart trouble and we decided to move back to the US from Australia to be closer to our families. Little did we know how tough the job market was and my wife was unemployed for 6 months after we returned.  While my wife had the table-stakes skills like… Read more

Webinar 11/7: Announcing Microsoft Flow General Availability

Microsoft Flow is an easy to use product to help you set up automated workflows between your favorite apps and services to synchronize files, get notifications, collect data, and more.   In this webinar Stephen Siciliano, the group program manager, will go through how to take advantage of using Microsoft Flow for production applications   Where:… Read more

11/3 Webinar: Announcing PowerApps general availability

This webinar will be covering the most requested PowerApps topic to date: What date can I use PowerApps for production use and what features will be in available at release. In this session Darshan (with several members of the team) will be covering the licensing, administration, common data services, and resources to get your production… Read more

Your message to xyz@abc.onmicrosoft.com couldn’t be delivered. The group xyz only accepts messages from people in its organization or on its allowed senders list, and your email address isn’t on the list.

If you created a distribution group in Office365 and it was sent to external people for their use, they will likely initially get the following error: The group xyz only accepts messages from people in its organization or on its allowed senders list, and your email address isn’t on the list. Note enabling external users… Read more