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Anonymous
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Advanced section not display

I am using Power BI Desktop (May 2022) and trying to change a table from DirectQuery to Import. However, in Model view -> table Properties pane, I only see General  section, the Advanced section doesn't show. Why?

 

Any help is greatly appreciated!

 

Max

 

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Anonymous
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I updated Power BI Desktop to version "September 2022" and this issue is resolved.

 

Thank you all for replying.

 

Max

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Anonymous
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I updated Power BI Desktop to version "September 2022" and this issue is resolved.

 

Thank you all for replying.

 

Max

v-binbinyu-msft
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Hi @Anonymous ,

If you're connected by Direct Query, you'll see the message "Storage Mode: Direct Query(Click to Change)" in the status bar at the bottom right hand screen on Power BI Desktop:

vbinbinyumsft_0-1665991204154.png

 

Click on the message, then you should be able to change Direct Query to Import Model.

vbinbinyumsft_1-1665991461262.png

 

 

The second way is:  go to Model view-->Advanced and change the storage mode from DirectQuery to Import

vbinbinyumsft_2-1665989634155.png

 

if you cannot change, please update your Power BI Desktop version.

Thanks for your efforts & time in advance.

 

Best regards,
Community Support Team_ Binbin Yu
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Anonymous
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Thanks for your reply. The second way is just what I need but the "Advancde" is not showing thoug I have  updated to version "May 2022".

 

Do you know what version do I need to support this "Advanced" feature?

 

Max

vanessafvg
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can you share a screenshot of what you are looking at and can you give an example of what you are expecting to see.  





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