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jcu
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GDPR audit log

We need to log info shown in PowerBI reports when they include personal identification.

 

The reports includes filters so it is only the actually shown info that we needs to log.

 

How do we do that, is there a way to write to the PowerBI activity log or any other eventlogs/datasinks?

 

 

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collinq
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Hi @jcu ,

 

There are some log activities within Power BI and within O365 itself.  These links may be helpful:

https://powerbi.microsoft.com/en-us/blog/the-power-bi-activity-log-makes-it-easy-to-download-activit...

 

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/power-bi/admin/service-admin-auditing#:~:text=%20There%27s%20also%2...

 

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jcu
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The two logged/autited activities that would solve my problem, are these IF they also logs the actual content the user viewed

Is that the case?

 

I could fear that it only logs the tile og reportname but not the actual content

 

Viewed Power BI reportViewReport 
Viewed Power BI tileViewTile

 

Hi @jcu ,

 

You can get the following log information.

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Best regards,
Lionel Chen

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Thx.  

 

That seems not to detail what the user viewed, merely that a report was viewed ?

 

/Jens Chr

Hi @jcu ,

 

Try to check the 'Detail' column of your logs.

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Best regards,
Lionel Chen

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