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Best way to change input data for a parameter

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Does anyone know how to link a parameter with a search bar tool? I am trying to figure out a best way to change the value of the parameter instead of clicking transform data and changing the value of the parameter. Thank you so much for your help!

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Hi @bjin3,

Unfortunately, you can't only manually modify the query parameter. Power bi doesn't provide other options for dynamic processing these. Query parameter and data view filter/slicer are worked on different data levels and you can't use child level to affect its parent.
Notice:
Data level : query table(query, query parameters) -> data model(data model table, calculate table/column) -> data view(visual, measure,slicer, fielter)
Regards,

Xiaoxin Sheng

Community Support Team _ Xiaoxin
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@bjin3 , I doubt you can use slicers for that

https://radacad.com/change-the-source-of-power-bi-datasets-dynamically-using-power-query-parameters



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