Excel Online – Guest Link – This workbook contains external data connections or BI features that are not supported.

Guest user have been encountering the below error when clicking on Slicers in a SharePoint Online PowerPivot workbook. "Excel Online – This workbook contains external data connections or BI features that are not supported." Here are the steps they are following: The URL ends up looking like this: https://tschauer-my.sharepoint.com/personal/admin_tschauer_onmicrosoft_com/_layouts/15/guestaccess.aspx?guestaccesstoken=DT4MuQV804mm5ydYzfQK1mmjlwGxzrWjrw8kdj%2bFEsU%3d&docid=0dc2bc40c4f484f1da7d7b30b0cc4286b If the workbook Slicers are hitting…


Excel Online – This workbook contains external data connections or BI features that are not supported.

If you are seeing the below error when uploading an Excel workbook containing a data model, you need to toggle a SharePoint Online Feature. "Excel Online – This workbook contains external data connections or BI features that are not supported." The feature you need to toggle is the Preview Features. “The preview feature is an…