What user role\s are required to allow access to SharePoint from within Power BI ?

Lewis Blackford 46053683 1 Reputation point
2022-06-21T13:41:12.38+00:00

When trying to connect to a SharePoint site or list using the connector in Power BI it's failing to authenticate. I have access to SharePoint and the sites in question. It seems to be a permissions issue or role related. Can you list what roles etc... would be needed to see the site through Power BI.

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  1. Jinwei Li-MSFT 4,721 Reputation points Microsoft Vendor
    2022-06-22T03:01:39.867+00:00

    Hi @Lewis Blackford 46053683 ,

    According to your description, your problem is more related to Power BI. Therefore, we suggest that you can go to the Microsoft Power BI Community for professional help.

    Thank you for your support and understanding.


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