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Helper I

How to export/download a Power BI report data as an excel/csv to a FTP path?



We want a report's data to be exported or downloaded to an FTP path as an excel/csv from Power BI.

We tried useing Power Automate in Power BI, but it is not coming through.


Please suggest.


Warm Regards,


Community Support
Community Support

Hi @sreetejreddy ,

This is currently not supported.You can use Microsoft Flow to automate the extraction of your data from the FTP server to your OneDrive or SharePoint.

Maybe you will have another solution by read these post :


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Helper I
Helper I

I need the data from the report to get downloaded to a FTP location.

Super User
Super User

Hi @sreetejreddy ,


There is still no direct functionality to export Power BI reports(.pbix files) to Excel format. 

You might consider using Power BI Report Builder(.rdl files) which gives an out-of-the-box functionality to excel export.


You can also look at this post for help. 


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