Power BI February Updates Released by Microsoft

by | Feb 27, 2023

Power BI Activity Logs: New Workspace Metadata for Excel Scenarios

We are announcing improvements to the Power BI audit logs that helps Power BI admins filter usage of Power BI data in Excel by workspace name and workspace id.


Create stunning and more accessible reports in minutes with our new color themes!

New Accessible Themes


Empower your application users to quickly explore their data with the new Power BI Embedding capabilities

We’re excited to announce a new form of Power BI embedded analytics that enables you to embed an interactive data exploration and report creation experience in your applications. With this solution, you’ll be able to provide your users a similar experience to our integrations in Dynamics 365 and SharePoint.


Power BI February 2023 Feature Summary

Welcome to the February 2023 update! This month, we’ve added TypeScript support in the developer playground sandbox, several new formatting features for reporting, and so much more. Continue reading for more details on our new features!


Announcing Availability Expansion of the SSRS Migration Tool to Power BI

The SSRS RDL Migration tool is now available in SSRS 2017, SSRS 2019 and SSRS 2022! You can also migrate .pbix and .rdl files from Power BI Report Server January 2023 and Report Server September 2022.


Export to Excel Improvements for Matrix Visuals (GA)

The improvements to the Power BI matrix visual that ensures that structure of data exported to Excel is preserved is now Generally Available (GA).


On-premises data gateway February release

It’s our first on-premises data gateway release of 2023! Note that beginning on March 15, 2023, any Power BI dataflow using an on-premises data gateway version older than April 2021 might fail. To ensure your refreshes continue to work correctly, be sure to update your gateway to the latest version.


For more information, view the blog here: February 2023 | Microsoft Power BI Blog | Microsoft Power BI

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