FIX: Can't retrieve favorite KPIs or mobile reports in Power BI Mobile app or GetCatalogItem API in SQL Server 2016

Symptoms

Assume that you create a KPI or a mobile report in the SQL Server 2016 Reporting Services web portal, and then you add it to your favorites. When you browse to your favorites by using the Power BI Mobile app on your phone, the favorites folder is empty.

Similarly, when you retrieve the IsFavorite property of a favorite item by using the GetCatalogItem API, an incorrect value is returned.

Resolution

The issue was first fixed in the following cumulative update of SQL Server:
Recommendation: Install the latest cumulative update for SQL Server

Status

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

References

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Article ID: 3171480 - Last Review: Jul 26, 2016 - Revision: 1

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