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  1. Tool Tips for Buttons

    There is currently no tool tip for a button. Now that buttons can perform actions, it would be very useful to have the option to add a tool tip (or hover event message) rather than the default "click to follow link".

    221 votes
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      8 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • When showing subtotals at the bottom, show the attributes there as well and not on top

      When I choose the option to show the subtotals at the bottom, I expect to see the attribute name there as well and not just on top. This is especially crucial for financial statements, like shown here: https://wp.me/p6lgsG-YC

      An option to toggle between showing attributes at the bottom only or at the top as well would be ideal.

      122 votes
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        2 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • Add expand/collapse feature to column headers

        Vote on this idea if you want expand/collapse on column headers in the matrix similar to what was shipped for row headers in November (https://powerbi.microsoft.com/en-us/blog/power-bi-desktop-november-2018-feature-summary/#expandCollapse).

        110 votes
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          11 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • Composite models when connected to SQL Server Analysis Services Tabular (SSAS)

          We really love the new feature of 'Composite Models' in the Power BI July 2018 update! This enables us to join custom lists with DirectQuery sources.

          It would also be beneficial if this would also work when connected to SSAS Tabular in DirectQuery.
          This would stronlgy improve the enterprise features of Power BI.

          486 votes
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            32 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • incremental refresh for Power BI Pro

            Enable Incremental Refresh for Power BI Pro users, not just Premium.

            1,154 votes
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              43 comments  ·  Data Sources  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            • Organizing Measures into Categories using Folders

              Adding few measures to your data model in PowerBI could be easily managed, but what about adding tens or even hundreds of measures! Organizing those measure into categories using folders could help a lot.

              To show you what I exactly mean, I will demonstrate the alternative way to create those folders using empty tables:

              1. Select "Enter Data" from the Home ribbon > Change the column name to "Id" and choose the table name e.g. "_Financial Measures" (Create all the tables)
              2. Select "New Measure" from the Modeling ribbon (Or choose any shortcut) > Type and create a new measure…

              400 votes
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                5 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              • Default measure format to comma and zero decimals

                Every time I create a measure I have to format it as “,” and 0 decimals. This appears to be the most common format and it would make sense to make this the default.

                104 votes
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                  3 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • Allow 'Search' within slicer filtering for non-text attributes

                  Text attributes can be 'searched' within report slicers. However, integers cannot. For example, if someone wants to quickly find and slice by a Customer Id, it is very cumbersome right now - lots of scrolling. A simple search by Customer Id (as an integer) within the slicer would make it much faster and a better user experience

                  63 votes
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                    1 comment  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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                    Connect to SAP BW with single-sign-on via on-premise gateway

                    Large SAP BW installations with thousands of users are often accessed via single-sign-on (SSO) e.g. the users windows credentials are used to authenticate to BW. SSO simplifies the user experience and reduces user administration costs. These users should be able to setup on-premise gateway connections that can be used to refresh data sets in the Power BI Service. The connections should leverage that individuals BW roles & authorizations and not require a BW password i.e. automatically associate the Power BI user ID to the associated SAP user ID.

                    672 votes
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                      50 comments  ·  Gateways (Enterprise and Personal)  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • Move Measures Between Tables in New Modelling View

                      The new Modelling View was delivered in Nov 2018 and is fabulous. There is already a button to select all measures in a table - great. I would like to then move all the selected measures to another table, either by drag and drop or by selecting the home table in the properties list (just like you can do for formatting).

                      53 votes
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                        1 comment  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • Hyperlink in Visuals

                        You should be able to insert a hyperlink field into a visual so when a user selects on the visual, it can take them to the desired page.

                        588 votes
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                          15 comments  ·  Analytics  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • Email notifications on auto-refresh failure

                          The scheduled data source failure notification is only sent to the data source owner, it would be more useful if you could specify the recipient(S) or group.

                          119 votes
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                            3 comments  ·  Gateways (Enterprise and Personal)  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • add dashboards to power bi report server

                            Add Dashboards to Power BI Report Server

                            148 votes
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                              7 comments  ·  Report Server  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • Power BI collaborative development

                              allows multiple developers to work collaboratively on the same PBIX.

                              Idea could be separate back-end (advanced editor) and fron-end (modelling and report design) or allows the possibility to merge more than one pbix.

                              425 votes
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                                7 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                              • Eraser for Search in Slicer gone if Header hidden

                                if you turn off the Header for a slicer with text in the field, the eraser vanishes from the Search box so there is no way to clear it. Turning on Titles doesn't fix it either. You must leave the Header on.

                                Seems like a bug.

                                225 votes
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                                  5 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                • R Script in Power BI Report Server

                                  Enable R Script in Power BI Report Server - In the manufacturing environment quality tools are essential, specific S.P.C. (Statistical Process Control). So, for example Quality Control Charts library help us with statistical data analysis in Power BI Desktop, but in Report Services R Script is not enabled. This is an incredible opportunity to delivery assertive information to data customers make their quick decisions based on Power BI RS. In the other post R Visual is not planned, but think fondly in this possibility!

                                  57 votes
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                                    0 comments  ·  Report Server  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                  • Measure Management & DAX Editor

                                    Anyone who uses PowerBI long enough has had a PBIX with 50-60 measures and it has become time consuming and tedious to mantain. In Excel you can do a quick find/replace to edit several formulas - in PowerBI you need to select each one individually. An "excel-like" interface for editing measures would save a lot of time! This would take PowerBI to the next level regarding productivity. I've prepared a mockup for this as well as a DAX Editor. Let me know what you think.

                                    Mockup: https://i.imgur.com/z6TBOQb.png?1

                                    2,819 votes
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                                      57 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                    • Organization Approved Themes

                                      Now that themes are out of preview and the Product Team has included themes in the Desktop tool the next thing to add to this is to have a section for organization approved themes. Since many companies have branding guidelines this would be an easy way for admins to load these themes and allow end users to pick from them to create consistency.

                                      91 votes
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                                        0 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                      • Published date

                                        Every report and dashboard pages should have a column for Date Published, modified and by who just like in Windows

                                        137 votes
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                                          4 comments  ·  Administration  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                        • Subscribe others to emails for reports or dashboards that have RLS

                                          Power BI now allows users to subscribe others to emails for reports and dashboards. However, if RLS is applied to the dataset this is not possible. This idea will remove this restriction.

                                          255 votes
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                                            18 comments  ·  Administration  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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