Power BI Tiles


Power BI Tiles allows you to add dashboards and reports to your Office  365 documents.

With this free add-In (previously called Office365 App), you can embed up-to-date visualizations into Word documents, PowerPoint presentations, and Outlook emails.DevScope-PowerBI-Tiles-PowerPoint

Microsoft wrote this detailed step-by-step blog post explaining how to use our new add-in.

But what exactly is a Tile?

A tile is a snapshot of your data pinned to the dashboard. A tile can be created from a report, from a dataset, from another dashboard, or from the Q&A box. (source: Dashboard tiles in Power BI)


Why is this app so cool?

You no longer need to take snapshots of your visualizations and update your documents before a meeting or presentation. This new add-in allows you to create dynamic documents with “refreshable” PowerBI tiles that you can share with other people even if they don’t have the “PowerBI Tiles” application installed.

Some buzz from the community:


Don’t forget to give it a try: Download Power BI Tiles

Embed Power BI reports and dashboards in PowerPoint, Word and Outlook