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Problem to download PBIX in new interface

Action ID 8d3cbc29-7921-491e-a64c-68c95f1477bc

Request ID c8ad146e-9eba-7177-cc8c-f4305d8aed2a

Correlation ID 4fd3ac34-a3d0-b64a-1cc7-4d6ca039fe4a

Code 401

Time Wed Aug 11 2021 12:20:49 GMT+0600 (East Kazakhstan Time)

Service version 13.0.16577.55

Client's version 2108.1.07152-train

Cluster URI

When I'm trying to download PBIX it shows me an error that it couldn't be downloaded.

Status: New
Community Support

Hi @dauletico ,

Usually 401 error code means unauthorized, make sure you have access to the report.

Consider these limitations when downloading a .pbix file:

  • To download the file, you must have edit access to the report.
  • The report must have been created by using Power BI Desktop and published to the Power BI service, or the .pbix file must have been uploaded to the Power BI service.
  • Reports must be published or updated after November 23, 2016. Reports published earlier aren't downloadable.
  • This feature won't work with reports and the built-in downloadable samples originally created in the Power BI service, unless the report was created through the quick create experience.
  • Reports created in the Power BI service must be saved before they can be downloaded.
  • Always use the latest version of Power BI Desktop when you open downloaded files. Downloaded .pbix files might not open in non-current versions of Power BI Desktop. For example, you cannot open downloaded .pbix files using a Desktop version that does not support information protection.
  • If your administrator has turned off the ability to download data, this feature won't be visible in the Power BI service.
  • Datasets with incremental refresh can't be downloaded to a .pbix file.
  • Datasets enabled for large models can't be downloaded to a .pbix file.
  • Downloading a .pbix file after deployment isn't supported as part of the deployment pipeline (ALM).
  • Usage metric reports can't be downloaded to a .pbix file
  • Datasets modified by using the XMLA endpoint can't be downloaded to a .pbix file.
  • If you create a Power BI report based on a dataset in one workspace and publish to a different workspace, you and your users won't be able to download it. The download feature is currently not supported in this scenario.
  • You can only download the original report. You can't download a copy of a report.


Best Regards,
Community Support Team _ Yingjie Li