Connect to Windows Dev Center with Power BI

Explore and monitor your Windows Dev Center app analytics data in Power BI with the Power BI content pack. The data will be refreshed automatically once per day.

Connect to the Windows Dev Center content pack for Power BI.

How to connect

  1. Select Get Data at the bottom of the left navigation pane.

  2. In the Services box, select Get.

  3. Select Windows Dev Center > Get.

  4. Enter the application ID of an app you own and click Next. See details on finding those parameters below.

  5. For Authentication Method, select oAuth2 > Sign In. When prompted, enter your Azure Active Directory credentials associated with your Windows Dev Center account (more details in System Requirements).

  6. After approving, the import process will begin automatically. When complete, a new dashboard, report and model will appear in the Navigation Pane. Select the dashboard to view your imported data and choose a tile to navigate to the underlying reports.

What now?

What's included

The Dev Center Power BI content pack includes analytics data for your app and IAP acquisitions, ratings, reviews and app health. Data is limited to the last 3 months. and is a moving window, so the dates included will update as the dataset refreshes.

System requirements

This content pack requires at least one at least one app published to the Windows Store and a Windows Dev Center account (more details here).

Finding parameters

You can find the application ID for an app by going to the App identity page under App management.

The application ID is on the end of your URL for Windows 10 Store, https://www.microsoft.com/store/apps/ {applicationId}

Next steps

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