After installing the PowerBI desktop app and attempting to connect it to your Manufacton Analytics MySQL database you receive the following error upon Refresh:
- Install the MySQL Connector/Net location provided in the error message:: https://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?Linkid=278885
- Review the reference to all of the prerequisites that are needed to run PowerBI on your desktop, specifically the section on Minimum Requirements. - Get Power BI Desktop - Minimum Requirements.
- Ensure that .NET 4.6.2 or later is installed on your computer
- A reboot of the system is required after all of the prerequisites are installed before a successful Refresh can be performed.