Downloadable background templates for your Power BI reports

Power BI allows you to create amazing visualizations from your data. Once you have worked out the best way to summarize and display your data, adding a background can make your dashboard really stand out.

The examples below show the same information, with and without background images.

Hopefully you agree that the background images help make the Power BI report information look more interesting. 

Creating backgrounds for your reports is not difficult. However, if you'd rather use existing pictures, then check out the Free Power BI Templates Download links below. 

Free Power BI Templates Download

If you don't have access to a whizzy graphics package then you can make simple images to use in Power BI. Here are some sample dashboard images that you are welcome to download and use. They are Word documents, so you can easily edit them to change color schemes and tweak images etc. 

Once you are happy with the format, you need to save it as a picture to upload to Power BI. I used a simple screenshot and saved as a .jpg file to make my Power BI template.

This post contains further details explaining how I created the Power BI templates download.

I hope you've found these Power BI dashboard template downloads useful. Have fun making your own reports in Power BI.