Help I cannot find the BI Semantic Model Connection File in SharePoint

Some question I see popping up every now and then is “I have configured a Tabular model on SQL 2012 and also installed SharePoint 2010 with SP1 but I am able to view “BI Semantic Model Connection File” file in SharePoint. What is happening ?”

The problem is usually pretty easy to fix: You can go through the steps mentioned here: .  If even so, you are not able to see them, try to activate the PowerPivot features in your site collection.


  • Great tip, thanks Kasper !

    P.s: SharePoint 2012 …? ! 😉

    • Kasper de Jonge

      hmm I copied the question from a customer, fixed it 🙂 thanks