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Users trying to access shared reports that they have access to may intermittently get the "Request Access" page instead. As a workaround, users can refresh the page which should display the report. Engineers are working on a fix and we will provide an ETA soon. Next update @ 9/28/18 at 1:00 PM PDT

Customers who have Power BI reports that are stored in and refreshed from OneDrive and contain organizational store custom visuals can become corrupted when they refresh. Affected reports will fail to open.

- Upload the pbix file directly to Power BI (instead of using OneDrive)
- Replace the org store custom visual with one from the custom visual marketplace, or one manually downloaded, and then republish the report
- If the org store visual is not being used on any pages, delete it from the report and republish

Engineers are working on the fix and expect it to be deployed to production by end-of-day 9/28. Next update @ 9/28/18 at 06:00 PM PDT.

Some Power BI users directly accessing a dashboard in a workspace with read-only permissions are unable to post comments. Engineers have developed the fix and expect it to be deployed by end-of-day 9/28. Next update @ 9/28/2018 at 6:00pm PDT

Customers may have problems using Javascript APIs to set the slicer value. As a workaround, customers can pass any filters array in report load configuration (empty filters array works as well). Engineers are working on a fix and expect it to be deployed by end-of-day 9/28. Next update @ 9/28/18 at 6pm PDT.

Customers using Safari or the Power BI mobile app on devices running Apple iOS 10 will have issues rendering Reports. As a workaround, customers can update their device to iOS 11 or 12 (if supported). Engineers are working on a fix and will have an ETA soon. Next update @ 9/28/18 at 06:00 PM PDT.

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Top issues and questions

  1. What if my data isn't up to date?

    If your dashboards or reports aren't showing your latest data, here are some things to check.

    • Make sure you've set up refresh.
      Follow these instructions to set up scheduled refresh or start a one-time "refresh now".

    • Is your data stored in OneDrive?
      Power BI checks OneDrive for changes to your data once an hour. If you need the data sooner, you can click "REFRESH NOW", but only once every five minutes. Learn more about refresh for data in OneDrive.

    • Are your tiles out of date?
      Tiles for direct query data sources are refreshed once every ten minutes.

    • Troubleshooting data refresh.
      Common scenarios faced when refreshing data are listed here.

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      Sharing dashboards and reports.

    • Troubleshooting shared content.
      See the “limitations and considerations” and “troubleshoot sharing” sections here.

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