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Power BI Data Culture

I created a new empty model just to test the settings. 

Culture, which is now visible in Semantic Model, is showing en-US.


But my settings are as follows:

Windows 10 Region is set to Ireland and Regional Format is set to English (Ireland)

Power BI Desktop Options -

    Global Regional Settings:   English (United States) is the only English language appearing in the dropdowns

         Application Languge  .... Use Windows default display language is my selection

         Model Language .... Use application language   is my selection

    Current File Regional Settings:

         Locale for Import .... English (Ireland)


This will ultimately impact on an Excel Connection to a model in the Power BI Service ... where Start / End Dates have to be formatted and presented as MM/DD/YYYY in order to retrieve data.

How do I get the Power BI culture set to a European Format?


ps   To the best of my knowledge there is only one country that uses the MM/DD/YYYY format as a standard.   Why does Power BI default to the minority position???


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