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Sachinhitachi Frequent Visitor
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Unable to connect Power BI to SQL server db on the same computer

Hi All,

I am unable to connect with Azure SQL DB views using Dataflows in Power BI service.

In SSMS, I use MFA Authentication to login to server and DB.

We are planning to move to Dataflows frmo Azure Analysis services. Is this option apt a switch ?


Thanks in Advance Smiley Happy

Community Support Team
Community Support Team

Re: Unable to connect Power BI to SQL server db on the same computer

hi, @Sachinhitachi 

What is the error details, could you share the screenshot?

and if you have set it well as below:


Best Regards,

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