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Opening .pbix files downloaded from Service since November 2022 release

Since we updated Power bi destop to the November 2022 release when we download .pbix files from power bi service online. We are unable to open them with this error.


Unable to Open document .

****.pbix can't be opened. Either the file is encrypted or corupted.


We have older versions of PBi Desktop that haven' t been updated yet and the file opens fine so know it is not corrupted. I'm guessing there is a settign on Dektop or Service that encrypting them but i cannot find it. 


Anyone ran into this

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Hi  @JMRPE ,

Uninstall Power BI Desktop as linked below and download it again

Solved: File contains corrupted data - Microsoft Power BI Community


Troubleshoot opening Power BI Desktop:

Resolve issues when starting Power BI Desktop - Power BI | Microsoft Learn

This is the related document, you can view this content:

report file corrupt or invalid - Microsoft Power BI Community

CORRUPT PBIX FILE - Microsoft Power BI Community

PBIX file corrupted - Microsoft Power BI Community


Best Regards,

Liu Yang

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