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pmscorca Member
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Copying reports from a pbix file to another one

Hi,
is it possible to copy reports from a pbix file to another one? How?

Thanks

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Phil_Seamark Super Contributor
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Re: Copying reports from a pbix file to another one

Not yet, but at the recent Power BI World Tour, it was announced as being on their roadmap to allow copy/paste between PBIX files.  No indication as to exactly when.


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Phil_Seamark Super Contributor
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Re: Copying reports from a pbix file to another one

Not yet, but at the recent Power BI World Tour, it was announced as being on their roadmap to allow copy/paste between PBIX files.  No indication as to exactly when.


To learn more about DAX visit : aka.ms/practicalDAX

Proud to be a Datanaut!

haditabani Frequent Visitor
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Re: Copying reports from a pbix file to another one

Hey Phil,

 

Is there any update regarding this question?

 

remi Member
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Re: Copying reports from a pbix file to another one

@haditabani@pmscorca@Phil_Seamark,

 

Do you know why this topic is marked as SOLVED although is not?

 

Please let me know if there are any updates on this topic as still can't use this feature or it might be not that intuitive. 

 

Kind regards.

haditabani Frequent Visitor
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Re: Copying reports from a pbix file to another one

Hi @remi,

 

This issue was resolved through:

https://powerbi.tips/2018/01/move-visuals-between-reports/

However this is not the most optimum solution, it is a decent work around to move visuals.

 

Hadi

remi Member
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Re: Copying reports from a pbix file to another one

hi @haditabani,

 

that is a good enough.

 

 

Thank you for getting back to me!

 

Have a very good day!

Wilhelm7870 Frequent Visitor
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Re: Copying reports from a pbix file to another one

Thanks for the tip on copy-paste online - have been using that with a lot of success, until I ran into bookmarks - these need to be done in Desktop, but it works.  However, after publishing again, I'm getting a "Something went wrong" error when trying to save the report.

 

  1. Anybody knows of a way around or perhaps can think of something I have missed, and
  2. Any news on when the copy-paste will be released in Desktop?

Thanks!

haditabani Frequent Visitor
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Re: Copying reports from a pbix file to another one

For the "Something went wrong" error I have faced that too. My workaround was save as "something else" then delete the orignal report and rename "something else" to the name of the orignal report. Very tedious I know. But a quick fix.