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List of DirectQuery data sources?

I need a list of DirectQuery data sources. This page Use DirectQuery in Power BI Desktop - Power BI | Microsoft Learn says:

> For a summary of the sources that support DirectQuery, see Data sources supported by DirectQuery

That page has no such list. Where did it go?

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It doesn't look like there is a consolidated list any more. What you can do is go here: List of all Power Query connectors - Power Query | Microsoft Learn and then find your data source (eg. Power Query Oracle database connector - Power Query | Microsoft Learn) and then check the Capabilities Supported section: 



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I filed an issue on Github. This type of documentation gap is quite frankly unacceptable.

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I am also looking for a consolidated page from microsoft official documentation. Does anyone find it already?

Dont know where Microsoft has put this page now.

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I am trying to find this list as well - the link provided above still points to the Use DirectQuery in Power BI Desktop - Power BI | Microsoft Learn page which has no list..

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Hello @Rudz ,


check this article, it has a list of datasources as you asked for


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Thanks! I found this too, but it's almost a year old. That can be horribly out of date at the speed Power BI sometimes moves! I was hoping to find the official Power BI list. It seems like it is gone now.

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