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Anonymous
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Data source error message for Web/Sharepoint

Hi,

 

Trying to connect monthly excel file from sharepoint and get the following error message;

 

"Unable to Connect

 

We encountered an error while trying to connect.

 

Details: The input URL is invalid. Please provide the URL to the root of a Sharepoint site, or to the service document or entity of its OData Feed (with no query of fragment part)."

 

I copy and pasted link where the file is stored on sharepoint folder site.

 

Unless I've not set this up correctly?

 

Many Thanks

Sophie

 

 

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parry2k
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Sarah_Bani_Issa
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Thank u!!

This save me a huge amount of time 🙂

 

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Hi @Anonymous ,

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parry2k
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@Anonymous watch this and it will get you going.



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