Solved

Power query?

Posted on 2016-10-25
4
32 Views
Last Modified: 2016-10-28
Hi, I have many files and one directory and they are all the same except the data in them. I am wondering if I am able to use power query or something similar that would allow me to combine certain data in these files and chart it.  The data is all in the same sheet but the file has many sheets.

I have never used power query.

Grateful for your help.
Thank you
0
Comment
Question by:pdvsa
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
  • 3
4 Comments
 
LVL 18

Accepted Solution

by:
xtermie earned 500 total points
ID: 41859887
Yes Power Query would do that for you.
Very interesting and helpful reading material here:
https://powerbi.microsoft.com/en-us/guided-learning/?ui=en-US&rs=en-US&ad=US
0
 

Author Comment

by:pdvsa
ID: 41860011
Hi, thank you for the response.

Is power BI another same for Power Query?
0
 

Author Comment

by:pdvsa
ID: 41860014
I mean are they the same?  Typing from phone
0
 

Author Closing Comment

by:pdvsa
ID: 41864409
Thank you
0

Featured Post

Industry Leaders: We Want Your Opinion!

We value your feedback.

Take our survey and automatically be enter to win anyone of the following:
Yeti Cooler, Amazon eGift Card, and Movie eGift Card!

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

How to quickly and accurately populate Word documents with Excel data, charts and images (including Automated Bookmark generation) David Miller (dlmille) Synopsis In this article you’ll learn how to use ExcelToWord! to copy data,charts, shapes …
In Part II of this series, I will discuss how to identify all open instances of Excel and enumerate the workbooks, spreadsheets, and named ranges within each of those instances.
This Micro Tutorial will demonstrate the scrolling table in Microsoft Excel using the INDEX function.
This Micro Tutorial will demonstrate how to create pivot charts out of a data set. I also added a drop-down menu which allows to choose from different categories in the data set and the chart will automatically update.

749 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question