Loading...

Power BI Semantic Model Memory Errors, Part 3: The Command Memory Limit

Power BI Semantic Model Memory Errors, Part 3: The Command Memory Limit

Are you experiencing memory errors when attempting to refresh Power BI models? If so, this post is the third in a series exploring the issue. In this installment, the focus shifts to the Command Memory Limit, which restricts the amount of memory that XMLA commands, including Refresh, Alter, and Create, can use.

Whether you're a beginner or expert, this post breaks down the technical details into easy-to-understand language. You'll learn how to identify this issue and gain insight into potential solutions. Understanding the Command Memory Limit is crucial to ensuring the success of any Power BI modeling project, so be sure to check out this informative post.

To learn more about Power BI Semantic Model Memory Errors and the Command Memory Limit specifically, click on the link below.

Continue reading Power BI Semantic Model Memory Errors, Part 3: The Command Memory Limit

Published on:

Learn more
Chris Webb's BI Blog Chris Webb's BI Blog
Chris Webb's BI Blog Chris Webb's BI Blog

A blog about Power BI, SQL Server Analysis Services (Multidimensional and Tabular), MDX, DAX, Power Pivot, Power Query, M, Power Map and Excel for BI

Share post:

Related posts

Ask Copilot questions against your semantic model (Preview)

Power BI Copilot has released a new preview feature that allows users to ask questions related to their semantic model. This exciting new feat...

18 days ago

Power BI Semantic Model Memory Errors, Part 1: Model Size

You probably know that semantic models in Power BI can use a fixed amount of memory. This is true of all types of semantic model – Impor...

1 month ago

Power BI Semantic Model Memory Errors, Part 2: Max Offline Semantic Model Size

In the Power BI Service, Import mode models are stored offline and paged into memory only when they are needed – for example because som...

1 month ago

Improving Semantic Model Documentation with AI in Power BI

This post discusses the Power BI Model Documenter, an external tool developed by the author to automatically document Power BI Semantic Models...

1 month ago

The partialBatch Commit Mode In The Power BI Enhanced Refresh API

Are you curious about how the partialBatch option for the commitMode parameter in the Enhanced Refresh API works? This article explores this t...

1 month ago

Power BI Semantic Model Memory Errors, Part 2: Max Offline Semantic Model Size

This blog post addresses a common error encountered by users of Power BI, namely "Database 'xyz' exceeds the maximum size limit on disk". In t...

1 month ago

Understand Power BI Semantic Model Size | Memory Error Fixes (Part 1)

If you've ever encountered the "We cannot complete the requested operation because there isn't enough memory" error in Power BI, then this art...

1 month ago

Incremental Refresh in Power BI, Part 3: Best Practices for Large Semantic Models

If you're working with large semantic models in Power BI, there are a few incremental refresh best practices that are worth keeping in mind. T...

3 months ago

Power BI Data Model Optimization With VertiPaq

If you're working with Power BI data models, this tutorial is a game-changer. Here, you'll learn how to leverage the power of VertiPaq Analyze...

1 year ago
Stay up to date with latest Microsoft Dynamics 365 and Power Platform news!
* Yes, I agree to the privacy policy