Microsoft Power BI - Permission requirements

by James Donaghy

Some customers that use PowerBI and ScreenCloud have quite strict security policies that strictly forbid their users from individually granting permissions to apps through the OAuth process. This means that an individual from the company will not be able to use our Microsoft PowerBI app offering unless they get the permissions pre-approved for the whole company through the process below. This means the user only has to login and will not have to agree to the permissions the app requires on the first login that they would have to do otherwise.

To set this up you need to insert two bits of information to the URL at bottom of this article (replace the two variables inside the curly braces).

  • tenant-id: this is the tenant id of the customer and can be found using this guide from Microsoft.
  • client-id: this is our client id from our registered app and the current value is

This link below should prompt the user to login and confirm consent to the permissions required by the app.{tenant-id}/adminconsent?client_id={client-id}


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