The slides of a PowerPoint file that is exported from a PowerView report show blank when you open it in slider show mode

Consider the following scenario:
  • You use non-English editions, such as Chinese edition, of Microsoft SharePoint 2013 and Microsoft SQL Server 2012 or Microsoft SQL Server 2014.
  • You install Microsoft Silverlight on your computer.
  • You open a PowerView report on the SharePoint website, and export the report to a PowerPoint file.
  • You open the PowerPoint file in slider show mode (Full-Screen Mode).
In this scenario, the slides of the exported PowerPoint file are blank.
This issue was first fixed in the following cumulative update of SQL Server.

Cumulative Update 1 for SQL Server 2014 SP1

Cumulative Update 6 for SQL Server 2014

Cumulative Update 4 for SQL Server 2012 SP2

Cumulative Update 13 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.

Article ID: 3000494 - Last Review: 06/22/2015 14:11:00 - Revision: 4.0

Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Service Pack 1, Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Service Pack 2, Microsoft SQL Server 2014 Enterprise, Microsoft SQL Server 2014 Developer, Microsoft SQL Server 2014 Express, Microsoft SQL Server 2014 Standard, Microsoft SQL Server 2014 Web, Microsoft SQL Server 2014 Service Pack 1

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