FIX: Scheduled data refresh disabled after you make some modifications to the PowerPivot workbook in SharePoint 2013 that interacts with SSAS 2012

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Consider the following scenario:
  • You have a computer that has Microsoft SQL Server 2012 PowerPivot for Microsoft SharePoint 2013 installed.
  • You upload a PowerPivot workbook to a PowerPivot gallery.
  • You schedule data refresh for the PowerPivot workbook.
  • You make some modifications to the PowerPivot workbook, and then you save the changes.
In this scenario, the scheduled data refresh is disabled unexpectedly.


The issue was first fixed in the following cumulative update of SQL Server.

Cumulative Update 6 for SQL Server 2012 SP1

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Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.

More information

For more information about how to schedule data refresh, go to the following Microsoft TechNet website:

Schedule a data refresh


Article ID: 2874957 - Last Review: October 10, 2013 - Revision: 3.0
Applies to
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Service Pack 1
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Analysis Services
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Business Intelligence
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Enterprise
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