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How to Connect Power BI to an External API Using OAuth 2

How to Connect Power BI to an External API Using OAuth 2

Power BI is an excellent tool for data visualization. The tool enables the user to connect it to external API’s. This power is especially useful as these days a lot of apps and websites have API’s to use for BI purposes. For the sake of this tutorial, let’s work with the twitter API. Similar can be done for other API’s you just have to change the first step which is related to creating tokens necessary to access an API Important Note:- The method I am going to discuss in this article only works with API’s that do not have a redirect URL or it is optional. For example, the API for twitter fits this description. If an API has a redirect URL, for example, that of Spotify has a redirect URL so in that case a custom connector needs to be built. That is covered in a separate article on[…]

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