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difference and limitation of power bi report server with Power BI service (cloud)

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Re: difference and limitation of power bi report server with Power BI service (cloud)

Hi @shamsuddeenvp,

 

You can go through below similar threads: 

 

differences between powerbi.com and report server? 

The Why of Report Server

 

 

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Qiuyun Yu 

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Re: difference and limitation of power bi report server with Power BI service (cloud)

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/power-bi/report-server/install-powerbi-desktop

 

Considerations and limitations

Power BI reports in Power BI Report Server, in the Power BI service (http://app.powerbi.com), and in the Power BI mobile apps act almost exactly the same, but a few features are different.

In a browser

Power BI Report Server reports support all visualizations, including:

  • Custom visuals

Power BI Report Server reports don’t support:

  • R visuals
  • ArcGIS maps
  • Breadcrumbs
  • Power BI Desktop preview features

In the Power BI mobile apps

Power BI Report Server reports support all the basic functionality in the Power BI mobile apps, including:

  • Phone report layout: You can optimize a report for the Power BI mobile apps. On your mobile phone, optimized reports have a special icon Phone report layout icon, and layout.

    Report optimized for phones

Power BI Report Server reports don’t support these features in the Power BI mobile apps:

  • R visuals
  • ArcGIS maps
  • Custom visuals
  • Breadcrumbs
  • Geofiltering or bar codes