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  1. 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).

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

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

      1,509 votes
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        45 comments  ·  Data Sources  ·  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

        3,044 votes
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          59 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.

          263 votes
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            8 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.

            580 votes
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              34 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  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…

              497 votes
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                5 comments  ·  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.

                698 votes
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                  16 comments  ·  Analytics  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • Export Report Server Power BI report to PDF

                  Please add the capability to export Report Server PowerBI reports to formats like pdf, word, powerpoint. Some of this functionality exists in the service but please add it to Report Server.

                  2,334 votes
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                    80 comments  ·  Report Server  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                    Thanks for the feedback – we have this in our plans for the service and a future release of Power BI Report Server. I will update the status as soon as we’ve started work on this highly requested feature!

                  • 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).

                    135 votes
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                      1 comment  ·  Desktop  ·  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.

                      475 votes
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                        7 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • PowerBI Report - Scheduling and Send by Email on specific date and time

                        PowerBI Report - Scheduling and Send by Email on specific date and time for the particualr users .EX : Salary slip report should get generated on every month of 1 st date at some time for the group of employess.

                        632 votes
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                          9 comments  ·  Report Server  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                          Hi everyone,

                          Thanks for your feedback on this. We don’t have this feature in our short term plans, but it’s something on our long term backlog that we’ll consider for a future release.

                        • 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

                          115 votes
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                            1 comment  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • Hide Filters pane on Power BI Report Server

                            Is there any possiblity to hide Filters pane in Power BI Report server. We don't want to show the filters been used to external clients in our report for unnecessary discussion on calls.

                            Something like &filterPaneEnabled=false in Power BI Report Server

                            580 votes
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                              31 comments  ·  Report Server  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • New functionality "Sync Slicers" in Custom Visual visualizations.

                              I tested the "Sync Slicers" new functionality and it's a very good option but it doesn't work with a Custom Visual, for example, Chiclet Slicer. Chiclet Slicer is a Custom Visual visualizations widely used and it will be very important that this new functionality work in it well.

                              868 votes
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                                75 comments  ·  Custom Visuals  ·  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.

                                252 votes
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                                  4 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!

                                  97 votes
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                                    0 comments  ·  Report Server  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                  • DAX Query Language Visual

                                    I see big value in creating a visual that can display the results of a DAX query. One way this could be deployed is a follows.
                                    * Add the new visual to the report canvas
                                    * Write a DAX query that returns a table (of course) and add this to the visual
                                    * The visual would respect any cross filtering coming from the report just like any other visual.

                                    This would give report writers very granular control to display records without having to use a table visual and a measure that triggers the display of the correct records.

                                    1,537 votes
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                                      11 comments  ·  Reports  ·  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.

                                      269 votes
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                                        18 comments  ·  Administration  ·  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.

                                        130 votes
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                                        • Conditional Formatting for Text

                                          It would be great to conditional format a table and/or a matrix based on the cell text, not only numbers

                                          1,089 votes
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