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Good morning;

my report get data from sharepoint list. Into list I read the user's name but with report PowerBi i get only userID (number). How can I resolve that? Do I add a table with UserID and user's name? Or what?

Many thanks for your suport

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Re: Description user name

Hi @Giorgio67 ,

 

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Can't you find the [name] column in this 'User Information List' table?

 

Best regards,
Lionel Chen

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Re: Description user name

Hi @Giorgio67 ,

 

Has your problem been solved?

 

Best regards,
Lionel Chen

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Re: Description user name

Right, there is a hidden list in SharePoint that has the user information for all of those ID's. It's been a long time since I had to look that one up though, but it exists.


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Re: Description user name

Maybe this still works:
https://sharepointviews.com/hidden-users-list-in-sharepoint/

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Re: Description user name

Hi @Giorgio67 ,

 

mn4.PNGmn5.PNG

Can't you find the [name] column in this 'User Information List' table?

 

Best regards,
Lionel Chen

If this post helps, then please consider Accept it as the solution to help the other members find it more quickly.

 

View solution in original post

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Re: Description user name

Hi @Giorgio67 ,

 

Has your problem been solved?

 

Best regards,
Lionel Chen

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