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Nikki
Helper II
Helper II

what if parameter direct query

Hi

does the new august update what if parameter not work on direct query?

please advise

Nikki

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v-jiascu-msft
Employee
Employee

@Nikki,

 

Hi Nikki,

 

According to my test (Sql Server DB), the What If parameter isn't available in Direct Query mode. What if parameter creates a new table actually, while no new table can be created in Direct Query mode. Maybe this is one part of the reason.

 

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Best Regards!

Dale

Community Support Team _ Dale
If this post helps, then please consider Accept it as the solution to help the other members find it more quickly.

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Anonymous
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Does it still not working on direct query ? 

v-jiascu-msft
Employee
Employee

@Nikki

 

Hi Nikki,

 

Could you please mark the proper answer as solution or share the solution if it's convenient for you? That will be a big help to the others.

 

Best Regards!
Dale

Community Support Team _ Dale
If this post helps, then please consider Accept it as the solution to help the other members find it more quickly.
v-jiascu-msft
Employee
Employee

@Nikki,

 

Hi Nikki,

 

According to my test (Sql Server DB), the What If parameter isn't available in Direct Query mode. What if parameter creates a new table actually, while no new table can be created in Direct Query mode. Maybe this is one part of the reason.

 

what if parameter direct query.jpg

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Best Regards!

Dale

Community Support Team _ Dale
If this post helps, then please consider Accept it as the solution to help the other members find it more quickly.

thanks Dale - not ideal but at least we know now. thank-you for your help.

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