What personal data does the app collect

Power Query Data Refresher and Power Query Data Refresher Pro do not collect any personal data.

Website Privay Comments


When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

An anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: https://automattic.com/privacy/. After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.


If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.

Contact forms

Please contact us through the use of submitting a support ticket, or the number on the main page.


If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

If you visit our login page, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.


Who we share your data with

We do not share any data with any thrid parties, but will recieive data microsft provide about the app performance. Website Data is stored on hosted providers.

How long we retain your data

If you raise a support ticket or leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically, in some cases we keep them in a moderation queue.

For users that register on our website or for the support ticketing system, we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

What rights you have over your data

If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Where we send your data

Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.

Your contact information

You would have provided your email when raising a support ticket. This will be the only personal details records we store. The ticket system may use cookies to identify you, however we do not use this data for marketing or any pro-active sales. It will only be used to respond to your support queries.

Additional information

How we protect your data

We have tools which keep our website up to date. We dont extract or use your personal data in any way and thus do not have it distributed.

What data breach procedures we have in place

We do our best to secure our servers through technologies that are there. Better yet, we do our best to not hold information that is not needed.


What third parties we receive data from

We use website and support ticket tools for the website. Microsft Store keep their details of you which is not shared with us. However the Microsoft Store keeps non personal data about the Application installation progress.

What automated decision making and/or profiling we do with user data

We use standard tools to filter out spam on our website and emial servers.

Industry regulatory disclosure requirements

We ensure that we have registerd with the ICO and adhear to the GDPR principles and governance