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joshcorti11
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College Project - Developing Custom Power BI Connector

Hi Everyone,

 

Over the summer I interned with a company and was very impressed with Microsoft power bi's capabilities as I carried out my responsibilities as a business analyst. 

I have decided to invest more time into power bi during my senior year in college and will be working on developing a custom power bi connector for Instagram over the next 2 and 1/2 months.

 

I am reaching out on here because I was wondering if anyone would be kind enough to offer their advice on carrying out a project like this.

 

All the best,

Joshua Cortigiano

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v-angzheng-msft
Community Support
Community Support

Hi, @joshcorti11 

 

Below are some blogs or articles about custom connectors, from which you can learn tutorials on the creation of custom connectors.

Starting to develop custom connectors

Power BI Custom Connector: Connect to Any Data Sources. Hello World!

Develop Power BI Custom Connector : How to package your own M recipe?

 

Video:

Create custom connectors in Power Bi

 

Get more:

Power BI Custom Connector – Quick Start

Create a Power Query custom data connector in 10 minutes

Current way to create custom connector

Building a custom connector for Power BI that supports OAuth2 to visualize my wellness data

 

 

Hope this helps.

 

Best Regards,
Community Support Team _ Zeon Zheng
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SKoul
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Hi @joshcorti11 ,

U can follow the steps that are mentioned in the following YouTube link.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eul2fBbtmEs

In addition to this, Plz go through the below link

https://radacad.com/power-bi-custom-connector-connect-to-any-data-sources-hello-world

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Anonymous
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If you or anyone else finds the issue that custom connectors require a gateway an issue here is an idea to solve this https://ideas.powerbi.com/ideas/idea/?ideaid=400e730a-75b0-ec11-826e-281878de77da

 

SKoul
Frequent Visitor

Hi @joshcorti11 ,

U can follow the steps that are mentioned in the following YouTube link.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eul2fBbtmEs

In addition to this, Plz go through the below link

https://radacad.com/power-bi-custom-connector-connect-to-any-data-sources-hello-world

Hi @SKoul,

 

Thank you very much for the information

v-angzheng-msft
Community Support
Community Support

Hi, @joshcorti11 

 

Below are some blogs or articles about custom connectors, from which you can learn tutorials on the creation of custom connectors.

Starting to develop custom connectors

Power BI Custom Connector: Connect to Any Data Sources. Hello World!

Develop Power BI Custom Connector : How to package your own M recipe?

 

Video:

Create custom connectors in Power Bi

 

Get more:

Power BI Custom Connector – Quick Start

Create a Power Query custom data connector in 10 minutes

Current way to create custom connector

Building a custom connector for Power BI that supports OAuth2 to visualize my wellness data

 

 

Hope this helps.

 

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

Hi @v-angzheng-msft ,

 

Thank you for providing those resources

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