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vsreepathy Frequent Visitor
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PowerBi json parsing

Hi All, I'm new to powerBi and I am having trouble parsing a dynamic column that contains json data. Within the column, the data is being recorded as either records or lists and I am unable to query the specific items within said records and lists. Records and lists look like this respectively, 







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Re: PowerBi json parsing

Hi vsreepathy, 

You could tryto expand the List or Record column, then  you could see the detailed information for these columns. You could try to refer to Need Help With Parsing JSON/DataBag Format for details.

Best Regards,
Zoe Zhi

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vsreepathy Frequent Visitor
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Re: PowerBi json parsing

Hi Zoe, 

My problem is that the column is a mix between records and lists. When I drill down the column it expands into more records and lists. But when I choose a specific list or record it will then display a list and then within the said list the values that I need. 

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