New Power BI Designer Preview Released with Updates

Microsoft has just released a new version of Power BI Designer Preview.  There is a video here that explains the new improvements.

Key improvements include:

  • Performance improvements to query loading and excel import
  • Addition of a Dynamics CRM Online Connector
  • Navigator dialog improvements for previewing queries
  • Ability to add calculations for date/time columns
  • Usability improvements to field list display
  • Improvements to keyboard support
  • Various bug fixes