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getting " Unexpected error encountered while saving the report in Power Bi report server

Hi team ,


I am getting the above error mentioned in the subject while saving the report in Power BI RS server ..


Power BI Report Server Selection
Choose the report server you would like to save your report to. You can select from the recent
report server list or enter a new report server address.
Recent report servers
New report server address (Example: http://reportserver/reports or https://reportserver/reports)
! Unexpected error encountered
OK Cancel




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This Doesnot work .. Tried to see logs but its bit confusing ...

let me give back ground ..

I ahd installed MS POer BI august 2018 Release RS Server and using the same version for desktop and tried to integrate with SQL DB for data store . Created a report and trying to "SAVE AS" to power BI RS Server and getting this error . enclosed the error .

I tried to see forums and comujnity and took soem action but still issue persist..



Please guide as i am a new bee in MS reporting ..


Thanks in advance ..



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