How do I set up SMS Destination in PBRS?

Cell Phone Text, or SMS, allows you to send a short SSRS or Power BI report as an informative alert.


This article applies to:

  • Power BI Reports & Dashboards (Cloud - Power BI Service)
  • Power BI Paginated Reports (Cloud - Power BI Service)
  • Power BI Reports & Dashboards (On Premise - Power BI Report Server)
  • Power BI Paginated Reports (On Premise - Power BI Report Server)
  • Microsoft SSRS Reports (On Premise - SQL Server Reporting Services)

Destinations - SMS

  • In the Schedule Wizard, go to Destinations.
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  • Click Add and select SMS.
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Power BI and SSRS. SMS Destination Wizard in PBRS.
  • Destination Name: Give the destination a name.
  • To: Click to select a Cell Phone number from the address book, or type one in the space provided.
  • Cover Page: Enter a short introductory message (if required).
  • Please see SMS Configuration for setting up the SMS destination.

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