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  • 1.  Difficulty - I cannot connect the gateway to excel file

    Gold Contributor
    Posted Jun 30, 2021 04:52 PM
    Hi All,

    I have this issue for long time.

    I am able to connect the gateway installed on my machine to sql server instance but it is not for any particular file (Excel or txt file). it gives me error all time .

    I keep restarting the gateway, my username/password are correct , and it is working for sql connection.

    Please let me know if you experience the same issue and/or you were able to fix it.

    Thank you so much.


    S B
    Data Manager

  • 2.  RE: Difficulty - I cannot connect the gateway to excel file

    Top Contributor
    Posted Jul 05, 2021 09:16 AM
    Hi Said,
    Please go and check the answer I provided in the Algeria PUG. Question : Connecting 2 PBI reports | Algeria Power BI User Group (pbiusergroup.com)

    If any discussion or answer help, please mark it as "Recommend"

    Best regards
    Mehdi HAMMADI

    MCT | MCSA BI Reporting | MCSE Data Management and Analytics | Data Analyst Associate
    2019 Ruby Award Dynamic Communities