Azure Data-factory: pagination with graph api as REST source doesn't seem to work?

Raf Cox 26 Reputation points

(not an expert in this area, so ...)
I try to copy data using Azure Data Factory from Microsoft Graph API (e.g. to azure blob-storage.
copy works fine for 1 page, but it doesn't retrieve the next pages;

I have a pipeline with 1 activity: copy data
source is configured as REST api and I specified the pagination parameter: AbsoluteURL=$."@odata.nextLink"

sink is an Azure Blob storage

when I trigger the pipeline, it reads the data for the first page, writes it to the blob-storage and it then stops...

Am I missing something? some extra config required?


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  1. Saurabh Sharma 23,666 Reputation points Microsoft Employee

    @Raf Cox Thanks for using Microsoft Q&A.

    You need to pass AbsoluteURL as $['@odata.nextLink'] to make it work. I have tested in my environment and this works for me while fetching Microsoft Graph API. (Please find the screenshot).



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