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Create stunning reports and visualizations with Power BI Desktop. It puts visual analytics at your fingertips with intuitive report authoring. Drag-and-drop to place content exactly where you want it on the flexible and fluid canvas. Quickly discover patterns as you explore a single unified view of linked, interactive visualizations.


Transform and clean data

Getting your data ready to analyze can be time-consuming. We’re on a mission to make it much simpler. Try the data shaping and modeling capabilities of Power BI Desktop and take back hours in your busy day.

Complete analytics life-cycle

The Power BI Desktop is an elegant end-to-end solution for building analytics. The Desktop has all the capabilities to quickly connect, shape, visualize, and share data insights through Power BI.

Design once, view anywhere

We know you need to get data into the hands of decision makers when and where they need it. Power BI makes publishing and sharing your beautiful interactive reports easy.

To install PowerBI, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco install powerbi --version 2.66.5376.1681

To upgrade PowerBI, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco upgrade powerbi --version 2.66.5376.1681


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  • tools\ChocolateyInstall.ps1 Show
    $ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop';
    $packageName = 'PowerBI'
    $toolsDir   = "$(Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition)"
    $url        = ''
    $url64      = ''
    $packageArgs = @{
      packageName   = $packageName
      unzipLocation = $toolsDir
      fileType      = 'MSI'
      url           = $url
      url64bit      = $url64
      softwareName  = 'PowerBI*'
      checksum      = 'e8ccc2f91d10ed90ad7e9970ff470eeef86cc34337cd6ebb3e79a60e61f2b15f'
      checksumType  = 'sha256'
      checksum64    = '1c3c75cf0f5afbb90660d1502e94bb61555af704c635c26bbd32d2356d3f4b80'
      checksumType64= 'sha256'
      silentArgs    = "/qb ACCEPT_EULA=1 /norestart /l*v `"$($env:TEMP)\$($packageName).$($env:chocolateyPackageVersion).MsiInstall.log`""
      validExitCodes= @(0, 3010, 1641)
    Install-ChocolateyPackage @packageArgs
  • tools\ChocolateyUninstall.ps1 Show
    $packageName = 'PowerBI'
    # HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall
    # HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\
    $msiArgs = "/X{1824D216-16BB-44E2-9895-39B5C9B4D05C} /qb-! REBOOT=ReallySuppress"
    Start-ChocolateyProcessAsAdmin "$msiArgs" 'msiexec'

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Version History

Version Downloads Last updated Status
PowerBI 2.70.5494.761 7266 Wednesday, June 19, 2019 approved
PowerBI 2.70.5494.701 928 Saturday, June 15, 2019 approved
PowerBI 2.70.5494.661 337 Thursday, June 13, 2019 approved
PowerBI 2.70.5494.562 354 Tuesday, June 11, 2019 approved
PowerBI 2.69.5467.2151 1425 Sunday, May 26, 2019 approved
PowerBI 2.69.5467.1751 1349 Saturday, May 18, 2019 approved
PowerBI 2.68.5432.761 6870 Wednesday, April 17, 2019 approved
PowerBI 2.68.5432.661 871 Thursday, April 11, 2019 approved
PowerBI 2.67.5404.981 2095 Friday, March 29, 2019 approved
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