Accessing Power View Report Builder in SharePoint 2013

SharePoint 2013 allows you to create Power View Reports directly in the browser from Excel Workbooks. To get the Power View Builder:

First Make sure you have the Excel files uploaded to the PowerPivot Gallery Library. This can be found on the left menu:


Secondly, make sure you use Internet Explorer to do this because it is the only browser that supports Silverlight.


  1. While in the PowerPivot Gallery, click the Create Power View Report icon on the right corner of the workbook
  2. You will then see the Power View Report builder screen