Thursday, December 8, 2016
The Power BI content pack pulls data from your Mandrill account and generates a dashboard, a set of reports and a dataset to allow you to explore your data. Use Mandrill's analytics to quickly gain insights into your newsletter or marketing campaign. The data is set to refresh daily ensuring the data you're monitoring is up to date.
Connect to the Mandrill content pack for Power BI.
Select Get Data at the bottom of the left navigation pane.
In the Services box, select Get.
Select Mandrill > Get.
For Authentication Method, select Key and provide your API key. You can find the key on the Settings tab of the Mandrill dashboard. Select Sign In to begin the import process, which can take a few minutes depending on the volume of data in your account.
After Power BI imports the data you will see a new dashboard, report, and dataset in the left navigation pane. This is the default dashboard that Power BI created to display your data.
Try asking a question in the Q&A box at the top of the dashboard
Change the tiles in the dashboard.
Select a tile to open the underlying report.
While your dataset will be schedule to refreshed daily, you can change the refresh schedule or try refreshing it on demand using Refresh Now