The SSRS service application proxy is not configured. Use the SSRS service application pages to configure the proxy

The SSRS service application proxy is not configured
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Issue:
I was getting the below error while rendering SSRS service after installing updates in WFE in SharePoint server.

The SSRS service application proxy is not configured
The SSRS service application proxy is not configured

Solution & Root cause analysis:
When I started doing the root cause analysis I have realized that SSRS service in central admin got stopped. Follow the below steps to see the detailed error message in server logs.
1. Log on to WFE and launch central admin with FARM admin account
2. Navigate to Manage Service Applications under Application management
3. Find your Reporting Services service application and click the name of your service application


Use the SSRS service application pages to configure the proxy
Use the SSRS service application pages to configure the proxy

4. Click on System Settings

SSRS service application proxy is not configured
SSRS service application proxy is not configured

5. Click on Enable remote Errors in Security section

SSRS service application proxy is not configured sharepoint 2013
SSRS service application proxy is not configured sharepoint 2013

Once you once enable this in Central admin we need to enable the same setting at Site Collection level.
1. Open the site collection which are experiencing SSRS rendering issue
2. Click on Site Action and click on Site Settings
3. Click Reporting Services Site Settings in the Reporting Services group

SSRS service application proxy is not configured sharepoint 2016
SSRS service application proxy is not configured sharepoint 2016

4. Click Enable remote errors in local mode check box


The SSRS service application proxy is not configured sharepoint 2013
The SSRS service application proxy is not configured sharepoint 2013

Ok with this we have enabled the option of logging detailed error in server logs.
Now if you refresh the page where you are getting the above error it will log a detailed error message in server log file. It will be as follows:

As the error message shows we need to enable the reporting services service in central administration.

The SSRS service application proxy is not configured sharepoint 2016
The SSRS service application proxy is not configured sharepoint 2016

Once I restart the service SSRS service is rendering as expected.

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The SSRS service application proxy is not configured sharepoint 2013 Tutorial

Hope this is helpful, happy BI development in SharePoint 2013!!!

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About Krishna Vandanapu

I am Krishna.Vandanapu a SharePoint architect working in IT from last 12 years, I worked in SharePoint 2007, 2010, 2013, 2016 and Office 365. I have extensive hands on experience in customizing SharePoint sites from end to end. Expertise in SharePoint migration tools like Sharegate, Doc Ave and Metalogix. Migrated SharePoint sites from SharePoint 2007 to 2010 and 2010 to 2013 several times seamlessly. Implementing CSOM with Microsoft best practices. Spent quality time in configuring SharePoint application services like User Profile, Search, Managed Meta data services etc. Now exploring SharePoint Framework and SharePoint 2019

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