Setup Guide

Follow these steps to connect Power BI XMLA to your CData Connect Cloud account:

  1. Open the Connections page of the CData Connect Cloud dashboard.

  2. Click + Add Connection in the upper-right corner.

  3. Type Power BI XMLA into the search field, then click the data source name.

  4. On the Basic Settings tab of the new connection, enter a connection name or keep the default name.

  5. Click Sign in to connect securely through OAuth. This action opens the Power BI XMLA sign-in page in a new tab.

  6. Log into your Power BI XMLA account and provide the requested permissions (if applicable).

  7. At the top of the CData Connect Cloud Add Power BI XMLA Connection page, click Save & Test.

    • If the connection test succeeds, a message indicates that your connection has been created.

    • If the connection test fails, ensure that you entered your login information correctly with no stray spaces or other characters. Then, try again.

More Information

For more information about interactions between CData Connect Cloud and Power BI XMLA, see this information page.