Accessing Analysis Services MultiDimensional cube data with Power View in Excel RRS feed

  • Question

  • At this point in time, does Power View in Excel have the ability to connect directly to an Analysis Services multidimensional cube.


    Sunday, January 25, 2015 4:38 PM


  • Hi davidg12,

    If your question is not about Excel development(VBA, Add-in...), but only about the PowerView feature in Excel application, I would recommend you post your question in Excel IT Pro Discussions forum here:

    Excel IT Pro Discussions

    Also the Q&A in this SSRS Team Blog will give you some ideas:

    Power View for Multidimensional Models Released!

    5. Will Power View   in Excel (on-prem or in the cloud) be able to connect to multi-dimensional   models (cubes)?

          Answer: No, this update is only supported on stand alone SharePoint (2010 and   2013) mode.

    6. When will Power   View in Excel to connect to Multidimensional models?

          Answer: Enabling this scenario is a top priority for the team but we do not   have any updates on the roadmap or timeframe to share at this time.

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    • Marked as answer by Caillen Tuesday, February 3, 2015 1:50 PM
    Monday, January 26, 2015 7:31 AM