Use data from an Excel file when creating quick reports in Power BI

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Feature details

We recently released the ability to quickly create new Power BI reports by directly entering data to be used in the reports. Building on top this scenario, we'll add the ability for people to pull in data from Excel files to provide an alternative for manually entering data.