Introduction To Power BI And How To Download And Install The Microsoft Power BI

Introduction to Power BI Desktop

 
Power BI Desktop is a free tool where users can install the application in their local machine and visualize the data according to the business requirements. 
 
Nowadays most business users who use BI (Business Intellegence) use Power BI to generate various types of reports.
 
Below are the steps to download Power BI Desktop:
  • Open Google and write in the search text box:
 Introduction To Power BI And How To Download And Install The Microsoft Power BI
  • Open this link.
  • Click on download button under Microsoft Power BI Desktop.
Below are the steps to install Microsoft Power BI Desktop:
 
Step 1
 
Click on the Power BI exe to install Power BI desktop tool, the below window will get displayed, select the language and click on the next button.
 
Introduction To Power BI And How To Download And Install The Microsoft Power BI
 
Step 2
 
In any machine if Internet Explorer (IE) version is not updated or it is below Version 9, Microsoft Power BI will not get installed.
 
Pre-requisite
 
Download the latest version and install it on your machine to move to next step.
 
Introduction To Power BI And How To Download And Install The Microsoft Power BI
 
Step 3
 
Window installer will be installed in your machine.
 
Introduction To Power BI And How To Download And Install The Microsoft Power BI
 
Step 4
 
Click on Next button to start installing Power BI Desktop
 
Introduction To Power BI And How To Download And Install The Microsoft Power BI
 
Step 5
 
Click on checkbox to accept the terms license agreement and click on Next button
 
Introduction To Power BI And How To Download And Install The Microsoft Power BI
 
Step 6
 
Select the path where you want to install Power BI or by default it will consider as C:\Program Files \ Microsoft Power BI Desktop\ and click on Next Button.
 
Introduction To Power BI And How To Download And Install The Microsoft Power BI
 
Step 7
 
From the below window click on install button to proceed to the next step
 
Introduction To Power BI And How To Download And Install The Microsoft Power BI
 
Step 8
 
In the below window once user clicks on the Next button it will start processing and updating the necessary components.
 
Introduction To Power BI And How To Download And Install The Microsoft Power BI
 
Step 9
 
Click on the Finish button and Click on checkbox to launch Microsoft Power BI Desktop
 
Introduction To Power BI And How To Download And Install The Microsoft Power BI
 
Step 10
 
Wait for a few seconds to start Power BI Desktop.
 
Introduction To Power BI And How To Download And Install The Microsoft Power BI
 
Step 11
 
Fill in all the mandatory valid details from the below form and click on Done button.
 
Introduction To Power BI And How To Download And Install The Microsoft Power BI
 
Step 12
 
Click on Get Data to proceed further with Power BI Dashboard or click on Try Free button or Sign in button, to work on the dashboard.
 
Introduction To Power BI And How To Download And Install The Microsoft Power BI
 

Summary

 
By applying the above steps one can easily install the power BI into their local machine and start utilizing it.
 
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