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Trouble installing power bi visual tools

Downloaded node.js and installed, restarted, then tried npm i -g powerbi-visuals-tools via powershell to get pbiviz. But everytime i do, i get npm ERR! code E400. the log just shows ERR! 400 Bad Request: powerbi-visuals-tools@latest. i'm using node v11.2 and npm v6.4.1. any help?

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Registered: ‎12-02-2016

Re: Trouble installing power bi visual tools

Please make sure your PC has good connection to NPM registry by opening


We also recommend to contact NPM support to get this issue resolved.


Ignat Vilesov,

Software Engineer


Microsoft Power BI Custom Visuals