Invantive Bridge for Power BI Users 17.31.1-BETA

This is a prerelease version of Invantive Bridge for Power BI Users.

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To install Invantive Bridge for Power BI Users, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To upgrade Invantive Bridge for Power BI Users, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To uninstall Invantive Bridge for Power BI Users, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


NOTE: This applies to both open source and commercial editions of Chocolatey.

1. Ensure you are set for organizational deployment

Please see the organizational deployment guide

  • Open Source or Commercial:
    • Proxy Repository - Create a proxy nuget repository on Nexus, Artifactory Pro, or a proxy Chocolatey repository on ProGet. Point your upstream to Packages cache on first access automatically. Make sure your choco clients are using your proxy repository as a source and NOT the default community repository. See source command for more information.
    • You can also just download the package and push it to a repository Download

3. Enter your internal repository url

(this should look similar to

4. Choose your deployment method:

choco upgrade invantive-bridge-power-bi-users -y --source="'STEP 3 URL'" [other options]

See options you can pass to upgrade.

See best practices for scripting.

Add this to a PowerShell script or use a Batch script with tools and in places where you are calling directly to Chocolatey. If you are integrating, keep in mind enhanced exit codes.

If you do use a PowerShell script, use the following to ensure bad exit codes are shown as failures:

choco upgrade invantive-bridge-power-bi-users -y --source="'STEP 3 URL'"

Write-Verbose "Exit code was $exitCode"
$validExitCodes = @(0, 1605, 1614, 1641, 3010)
if ($validExitCodes -contains $exitCode) {
  Exit 0

Exit $exitCode

- name: Ensure invantive-bridge-power-bi-users installed
    name: invantive-bridge-power-bi-users
    state: present
    version: 17.31.1-BETA
    source: STEP 3 URL

See docs at

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chocolatey_package 'invantive-bridge-power-bi-users' do
  action    :install
  version  '17.31.1-BETA'
  source   'STEP 3 URL'

See docs at

    Name: invantive-bridge-power-bi-users,
    Version: 17.31.1-BETA,
    Source: STEP 3 URL

Requires Otter Chocolatey Extension. See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller invantive-bridge-power-bi-users
   Name     = 'invantive-bridge-power-bi-users'
   Ensure   = 'Present'
   Version  = '17.31.1-BETA'
   Source   = 'STEP 3 URL'

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'invantive-bridge-power-bi-users':
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  ensure   => '17.31.1-BETA',
  source   => 'STEP 3 URL',

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at

salt '*' chocolatey.install invantive-bridge-power-bi-users version="17.31.1-BETA" source="STEP 3 URL"

See docs at

5. If applicable - Chocolatey configuration/installation

See infrastructure management matrix for Chocolatey configuration elements and examples.

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This package was approved as a trusted package on 29 Jan 2019.


Invantive Bridge

$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop';

$packageName= 'invantive-bridge-power-bi-users'

$packageArgs = @{
  packageName = $packageName
  fileType = 'MSI'
  url = ''
  url64bit = ''
  softwareName = 'Invantive Bridge for Power BI Users'
  checksum = '596F28DF5A155D05F1DAFF3C01A5973A30F2F67143963CCBCB3C905A383F658F'
  checksumType = 'sha256'
  checksum64 = '596F28DF5A155D05F1DAFF3C01A5973A30F2F67143963CCBCB3C905A383F658F'
  checksumType64 = 'sha256'
  silentArgs = "/qn /norestart /l*v `"$env:Temp\invantive-bridge-power-bi-users-17.31.1-msi-install.log`""
  validExitCodes = @(0, 3010, 1641)

Install-ChocolateyPackage @packageArgs

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Version Downloads Last Updated Status
Invantive Bridge for Power BI Users 20.1.20-BETA 26 Saturday, May 2, 2020 Approved
Invantive Bridge for Power BI Users 20.0.93 17 Saturday, September 19, 2020 Approved
Invantive Bridge for Power BI Users 20.0.90 14 Monday, September 14, 2020 Approved
Invantive Bridge for Power BI Users 20.0.84 15 Tuesday, September 1, 2020 Approved
Invantive Bridge for Power BI Users 20.0.82 11 Monday, August 31, 2020 Approved
Invantive Bridge for Power BI Users 20.0.79 11 Thursday, August 27, 2020 Approved
Invantive Bridge for Power BI Users 20.0.64 24 Thursday, August 6, 2020 Approved
Invantive Bridge for Power BI Users 20.0.51 9 Wednesday, August 5, 2020 Approved
Invantive Bridge for Power BI Users 20.0.48 13 Wednesday, July 8, 2020 Approved

Included components:

  • Invantive.SQL.Windows 17.31.13-BETA

Version 17.31.0-BETA, released 2019-01-21.


  • Upgrade to 4.7.2.

Version 17.27.1-BETA, released 2018-09-22.


  • Increase maximum size of result set to above 4 billion rows.

Bug fixes:

  • Renaming provider attribute.

Version 17.25.0-BETA, released 2018-08-10.


  • Add compatibility checks on startup.

Version 17.24.7, released 2018-06-26.


  • New logon dialog. Updated credentials storage.
  • Delay returning data in ADO.NET provider for faster performance retrieving the first few rows.

Bug fixes:

  • Fix endless recursion on initialization.
  • Fix state helper not available during trace utility reinitialization on first use.
  • Fix log on to Exact Online using Bridge with credentials.
  • Do not throw any excemption by Invantive Bridge.
  • Support 201805 release of Power BI Desktop.
  • Enable Power BI connector on April 2018 release of Power BI.
  • Auto-create invantive folder for license file on first use.

Version 17.15.2, released 2018-03-07.


  • Moved all Exact Online Power BI connectors to one. Allow setting connection string settings (like api-client-id) and on connect SQL (like 'use all' or '@@run_this_file.sql').
  • Updated partitioning in Control and Composition to allow selection of the partition when having multiple data containers opened, like two Exact Online accounts.
  • Write user messages to trace.
  • Enable configuration of license through environment variable or fixed location.
  • Add environment variable INVANTIVE_ADONET_LOG_FILE to control name of log file for Invantive Bridge.
  • Adapt ADO.NET provider default language to Windows user interface language.

Bug fixes:

  • Correct prefix on Exact Online provider.
  • Fix unimplemented get_Version of DataContext in Bridge [ITGEN-2236].
  • Allow using the license placed in the Invantive folder.
  • Avoid NullReferenceException from preview in Power BI.
  • Switch to new metadata structure of Invantive ADO.NET driver for translated table names.
  • Fix async method hanging on opening connection.
  • Circumvent bug in exception handling by Power BI releases up to at least 2017 Nov.
  • Determine data type for Invantive SQL based upon DbType provided for a DbParameter.

Version 17.11.12, released 2017-12-08.


  • No longer actively create an IIID.
  • DDEX: Added provider information.

Bug fixes:

  • Correct label of XML audit files to be match contents instead of always XML Auditfile Salaris 7.0.
  • Avoid error on Shared State not registered.

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