Pin a tile from one dashboard to another dashboard

One way to add a new dashboard tile is by copying it from another dashboard. Each of these tiles, when clicked, is a link back to where it was created -- either in Q&A or a report.


You cannot pin tiles from shared dashboards.

Pin a tile to another dashboard

  1. Get data. This example uses the IT Spend Analysis sample.

  2. Open a dashboard.

  3. Hover over the tile you want to pin, select More options (...) and choose Pin tile.

    ellipses menu

  4. Pin the tile to an existing dashboard or to a new dashboard.

    • Existing dashboard: select the name of the dashboard from the dropdown.
    • New dashboard: type the name of the new dashboard.

    Pin to Dashboard dialog

  5. Select Pin. A Success message (near the top right corner) lets you know the visualization was added, as a tile, to the selected dashboard.

    Pinned to dashboard window

  6. Select Go to dashboard to see the pinned tile. There, you can rename, resize, link, and move the pinned visualization.

Next steps

Tiles in Power BI
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