About Master Account Integration


All page visitors will not be required to log in to view Power BI Data.

Connect One Master Power BI Pro Account with Power BI Embedded. To know how to create Power BI Embedded capacity, click here.







Recommend for 20+ SharePoint Users

This Option is recommended if you have more than 20 SharePoint users who you want them to access Power BI Data within SharePoint site. If you have less than 20 users, we recommend going with Logged In User Integration.


For more information about the cost, check out the following article:


Ready to Integrate! Follow these Steps:


Prerequisites: 

  1. ShortPoint version 5.4.0.6 or later is installed on your environment.
  2. You have a valid Power BI Pro Account
  3. Power BI Embedded is configured in Azure for the Master Power BI Account
  4. You are Global Office 365 Tenant Admin


STEP 1. Navigate to ShortPoint Integrations


In SharePoint Online, open Site Contents and choose ShortPoint.

In SharePoint 2013 On-Premise and SharePoint 2016 On-Premise, open Site Settings and choose ShortPoint Dashboard.


Click on Integrations in the dashboard:



STEP 2. Connect Microsoft Graph


In the Integrations panel, you will see Microsoft Graph and Power BI tiles. 

Press Connect on Microsoft Graph. 


You will be asked to sign in. Please sign in with Global Office 365 Tenant Admin user. In case your Power BI tenancy is different than your Office 365 tenancy, you need to use your Power BI tenancy admin credential as we need rights to your Power BI tenancy. 


Once you sign in, you shall be asked to grant ShortPoint app different set of permissions required to fetch report and dashboard details and render the reports, please click Accept


Wait until the connection is configured and the Microsoft Graph button becomes green:



STEP 3. Connect Power BI


Press Connect on Power BI. 


Please provide credentials of Power BI master account (Please make sure that the account is configured to use cloud authentication only. Click here to know more about it). The master account is the account we will use when embedding content for you. You can embed reports with logged in user permissions or with the master account and Power BI embedded capacity. Master account should have Power BI Pro license and full access to Power BI Workspaces (Groups). 



This is what you will see after the connection is configured:



STEP 4. Now you are ready to use your reports



Click here to know more about adding your first Power BI ShortPoint!



That's it! Now, you are ready to embed Power BI reports and dashboards into your pages using ShortPoint Page Builder.


Please feel free to contact ShortPoint Support with any questions or suggestions.


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