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Charles Frequent Visitor
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Query is either selecting too many fields Error

I'm using the Salesforce Object Connector, but receive the following error message when loading the data:

 

DataSource.Error: Query is either selecting too many fields or the filter conditions are too complicated.
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I won't need all columns from the object so I want to reduce the number of columns selected.  I understand how to do this once the connection is established, but given the above error I dont have the option.  The Choose Coulmns button is grayed out.

 

Any ideas?

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Moderator v-yuezhe-msft
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Re: Query is either selecting too many fields Error

Hi @Charles,

In Query Editor of Power BI Desktop, please open Advanced Editor of your current query, then reduce columns in the code within Advanced Editor. There is an example for your reference.

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Thanks,
Lydia Zhang

Community Support Team _ Lydia Zhang
If this post helps, then please consider Accept it as the solution to help the other members find it more quickly.
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Moderator v-yuezhe-msft
Moderator

Re: Query is either selecting too many fields Error

Hi @Charles,

In Query Editor of Power BI Desktop, please open Advanced Editor of your current query, then reduce columns in the code within Advanced Editor. There is an example for your reference.

1.PNG


Thanks,
Lydia Zhang

Community Support Team _ Lydia Zhang
If this post helps, then please consider Accept it as the solution to help the other members find it more quickly.

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