FIX: Dimension security is ignored by Power BI Desktop in SQL Server Analysis Services (Multidimensional model)

Applies to: Microsoft SQL ServerSQL Server 2014 Service Pack 2SQL Server 2014 Standard

Symptoms


Assume that you configure dimension security to hide some measures in a dimension in a Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS) Multidimensional model, and you then connect to the SSAS model from Power BI Desktop by using the Connect live option. When you open the dimension, all the measures become visible, and even those that you have denied access.

Status


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

Reference


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