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Decompress GZIP files using Power BI and get access to Eurostat data

In today’s video, I will show you how to access Eurostat open data using power bi. Most data is stored in GZIP files and you need to know how to decompress GZIP files to be able to get the data.
I will show you two methods in this video.

Table of contents:

00:00 Intro & use case explanation
01:00 Get the web link into the web connector
01:30 Solution 1 – Open As (Binary)
02:30 Solution 2 – Decompress using function

Watch the tutorial:

Decompress gzip files using Power BI and get access to @EU_Eurostat data.

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Link to Eurostat data portal:…
Link to disable auto date/Time:…

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