Manage the Azure Maps visual within your organization

Power BI provides the ability for designers and tenant administrators to manage the use of the Azure Maps visual. Below you will find steps each role can take.

Designer options

In Power BI Desktop, designers can disable the Azure Maps visual on the security tab. Select File > Options and settings and then select Options > Preview features. When disabled, Azure Maps will not load by default.

Power BI Options panel showing preview features options for the Azure Maps visual

Tenant admin options

In PowerBI.com, tenant administrators can turn off the Azure Maps visual for all users. Select Settings > Admin Portal > Tenant settings. When disabled, Power BI will no longer display the Azure Maps visual in the visualizations pane.

Power BI admin portal showing tenant settings for the Azure Maps visual

Next steps

Learn more about the Azure Maps Power BI visual: