How do I setup DropBox and other Cloud Storage accounts for use with PBRS?

Looking to set up your DropBox accounts for use as Destinations in report schedules? Here's where to do that.

Options - Cloud Storage

  • Go to Options.
PBRS Home Menu
  • Select Cloud Storage.
Power BI and SSRS. Cloud Storage section in Options in PBRS

With the Cloud Storage tab, you can export reports to cloud services such as Dropbox. Adding the cloud storage options on this tab will allow you to use them as a destination for reports to export to when you create schedules in PBRS.

To add a Dropbox account, perform the following:

  • Click Add.
Power BI and SSRS. Cloud Storage section in Options in PBRS

Power BI and SSRS. Cloud Storage section in Options in PBRS
  • You will see a pop-up advising you that you will now be redirected to Dropbox.com to grant access to PBRS. Click OK.
Power BI and SSRS. Taking to Dropbox pop-up in PBRS
  • On the dropbox.com browser window that opens, sign-in to your Dropbox account.
Power BI and SSRS. Dropbox browser in PBRS
  • Navigate back to PBRS. You should now see your Dropbox account listed under the Account Name/Account Type section.
Power BI and SSRS. Cloud Storage section in Options in PBRS
  • Click Apply.