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Advocate I
Advocate I

Google Analytics Error 403 (failed reporting requests is too high)

Beginning at 11:13 today a report that has uses Google Analytics connector began throwing this error:


Updating workbook ... .pbix failed. Please check additional messages in task history for detailed errors. Failed to save modifications to the server. Error returned: 'OLE DB or ODBC error: GoogleAnalytics: Request failed (403): Quota Error: Number of recent failed reporting API requests is too high, please implement exponential back off.

See developer documentation for details at


It has run for almost a year, without an issue.  Is anyone else experiencing this?  Has something changed?  I found older issues discussing this, but nothing today.


Any insights would be appreciated.

Advocate II
Advocate II

I am suddenly getting this error:


GoogleAnalytics: Request failed (403): Quota exceeded for quota group 'default' and limit 'Queries per 100 seconds' of service ''


Like with you, it's out of the blue while it used to be running smoothly before. Did you get an answer to your ticket?

Community Support
Community Support

Hi @CatPhish ,


Based on my test, I cannot reproduce your issue here. I recommend you to create a support ticket for help if you are a pro user.


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Community Support Team _ Frank
If this post helps, then please consider Accept it as the solution to help the others find it more quickly.

This was not helpful, and the issue is on-going.  I have a ticket open with support.

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