CData Power BI Connector for Excel
The CData Power BI Connector for Excel offers self-service integration with Microsoft Power BI. The connector facilitates live access to Excel data in Power BI from the Get Data window. The connector also provides direct querying to visualize and analyze Excel data.
See Getting Started for a guide to create the Excel data source and connect from the Get Data window.
See Getting Data to load or edit data from Excel.
Using the Data Connector
See Using the Connector for a walk-through of creating reports that query Excel in real time.
See Defining Custom Views to construct virtual tables whose contents are determined by a pre-configured query, which will then be discovered among existing table metadata.
See SQL Compliance for a syntax reference and code examples outlining the supported SQL.
See Data Model for information on the available database objects and how to use SQL to work with Excel APIs. This section provides more detailed information on querying specific Excel entities.
The Connection properties describe the various options that can be used to establish a connection.