Just started to get this error this week. "External component has thrown an exception."Updated to Feb 2020 release but the problem persists.
The PBI Desktop file is connected to a small Access accdb file, pulling a single query. The db is only 492k in size.
The file has worked for a few months in this environment, until this week.
Remote VM Win 10 workstation with O365 32-bit, and PBI 32-bit.
The machine is at a client's site and beyond my control. Not much I can do by way of testing.
Any ideas appreciated.
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I could not reproduce this issue on my side. You may reinstall the old version from link below:
Community Support Team _ Jimmy Tao
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HI @Rich_P ,
have you ever tried using the old desktop version again? Maybe it's the new version.
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