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Power BI was unable to read the application metadata

Hi everyone. 

I have an issue since yesterday with the  : 

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Power BI was unable to read the application metadata. Please check the Power BI service status in the below support page and try again later.
Date and Time: 2020-01-07 08:25:52Z
ActivityId: e8c0bc21-9605-431e-8b53-61876b38157b
Some elements :
- The issue stil present whatever the browser or dashboard I want to reach. 
- I updated my Chrome browser but no change.
- My colleagues in my team don't have this issue.
- I have acces to the other O365 applications like Sharpoint without problem.
Please Microsoft power BI spport team can you help ?
Status: New
Regular Visitor

new element about this issue : 

In the desktop, power bi application, tentative of connextion (connect button on the right up side)

and the result is (translation : impossible to conect, sorry, an error was encountered during the connection attempt)


Regular Visitor

Hi team,


I am having the same issue as above. Can someone from Microsoft please have a look at this?



Regular Visitor



I'm having the same issue as above: 




New Member

Chrome v76 and later seem to have introduced changes to how it handles CORS, introducing additional headers for security.


A temporary solution would be to disable the flag for out of blink CORS at chrome://flags/#out-of-blink-cors and relaunch Chrome. The Power BI team should be looking at this nonetheless.

Regular Visitor



In my case we add in the white list the specified domains in and



Regular Visitor

Hi whitelisting the domains didn't work for me and also disabling the flag for out of blink CORS. 


Raised a Support ticket but they can't figure out why and still no solution.

Helper I

Any solutions? I can't even access the power bi service site!

Regular Visitor

@israabuhasna It fixed itself I think after a Microsoft update

New Member

We have same issue in our company for some users (not all). Anz update from Microsoft?

Helper I
Same issue again today.