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Inserting data into a PowerBI Dataset via Flow and the REST APIs

by Power BI Admin on ‎01-25-2017 12:28 PM - last edited on ‎01-25-2017 04:28 PM by Jessica Regular Visitor

Last week I was playing with the very cool Rest Getting Started Sample (written in C#). I morphed it into a big loop that deleted all the rows in the dataset, and sent a row with a random value from 1-10. The reason I did this was to try out the new Flow integration with Alerts so I could demo sending emails to groups of people as a result of an alert.


I tweeted about this demo, and had a bunch of private requests from people hoping for a sample of updating data in Power BI directly from PowerApps. This blog post will show you how to insert data into a Power BI dataset from Microsoft Flow.


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