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Refreshing Power BI Dataflows with Powershell

Craig Porteous shows how to use the Power BI Dataflows REST API with Powershell:

I like to use my favourite scripting language to do this – PowerShell. Although we have the Power BI Management PowerShell module (MicrosoftPowerBIMgmt) to interact with Power BI, the cmdlets aren’t yet there to refresh or retrieve the history of a dataflow (or even a dataset) but the module can still help us get what we need without jumping through too many hoops (and as long as we aren’t automating the authentication, that’s another post.).

Click through to see how it’s done.