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  1. Totals in stacked column charts

    During several presentations I get questions regarding the total of stacked columns. In the current situation you can select to label all the parts of the stacked column but no grand total. I would like to see the option to add a label to the Visuals which shows the total of the stacked column (this counts for values only). Ideally this total would deviate together with the drilldowns you select, so it stays interactive whatever filters you select or subsets you create on your dashboard.

    198 votes
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    • Breakdown or Weighted Tree

      I was wondering one of a very important visuals missing from Power BI gallery is Breakdown or dependencies tree,
      this will help us to design a good view and give us more room for other visuals to add in our dashboard.

      351 votes
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      • Conditional formatting (cell highligh, font, etc) when comparing multiple fields

        PowerBI needs to have the ability to offer conditional formatting of based on the comparison of 2 or more metrics. For example if metric A = metric B then change the font and highlight color of the cell to red.
        If metric A > metric B and metric A < metric C then change the font and highlight color of the cell to green.
        This should be unlimited for how many colors can be used. Other BI tools offer this feature.
        Note that this is different than what PowerBI currently calls ‘conditional formatting’

        1,199 votes
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        • Secure Custom Visuals

          Some custom visuals are quite valuable. However, the ability for custom visuals to "send data over the internet" introduces unacceptable risks to our enterprise. We have a rather large enterprise and cannot provide a means for our data to be sent to a third party.

          Ideally we would like to be able to turn them on for use in the admin portal for the service and the desktop configuration for the desktop. The choices would be by vendor, visual and version, and also by data risk.

          For example, enable all from Microsoft (but we need confirmation that these custom visuals…

          28 votes
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          • Vertical Column Headers in Matrix

            Make possible to rotate the column header so that they appear vertical. It's very usefull for the case that I have a number of columns and the names of each column is a rather long text, hence it makes the matrix's width large even though the actual cells just hold a number. Format-wise, it can be much more pleasant if the column heades could have appeared vertically to save space rather than the default horizontal.

            4 votes
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            • Phonetic Search

              What about have a custom visual that make a phonetic search like QlikView does.

              This will help a lot.

              Thanks!

              7 votes
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              • Shareing templates

                For example, the sales departments in North America, Japan, Europe use reports of the same type of Power BI (data source has the same format but data is different).
                Here, if we change the report format of North America, we hope to implement the same timing change function in Japan and Europe.
                I think that the management cost of reports of the same format can be reduced.

                4 votes
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                • Rule-based conditional formatting for Map visuals

                  would love to see Rule-based conditional formatting for Map visuals too.

                  9 votes
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                  • slicer should always indicate in the header if a selection has been made in a long list

                    The slicer should indicate if a selection has been made or not so that the user will know this even if the current selection(s) are not visible on the list (because the list is long).

                    As is, the HMI and thus the particular sliced data set is not always clear to the user and they are likely to be forced to unselect all slicer selections to establish any new configuration.

                    Optionally, the option to have a visual indication of 'slicer is using a subset' might be a configurable pararameter.

                    10 votes
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                    • slicer

                      I would like to add the slicer ability to select automatically all the values found by the search (Ex: all employees that have first name John) oppose to clicking them one by one

                      3 votes
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                      • Repeat background

                        Like in CSS, a way to repeat a image or SVG in the background, allowing to use a small pattern.

                        2 votes
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                        • Change or set default setting like font, size, colors

                          I would like to customize report to our colours and fonts. I have to set this same parameters on every chart.

                          Could you make something where I could set default font, size, 10 colours? This changes take a lot of time.

                          9 votes
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                          • Is there any way to add more custom visual while creating tiles

                            Is there any way to add more custom visual from power bi store so that we can prepare more effecting real time dashboard.

                            2 votes
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                            • ArcGIS Map Colour Legend

                              Would it be possible for the ArcGIS Map visual to have the ability to add a legend in the map for "Symbol color", such that a viewer can understand the span of values each colour represents?

                              34 votes
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                              • Image URL displayed on axis

                                It would be great if it would be possible to display images on axes of charts. Now only the URL is displayed. It would open up a whole range of opportunities!

                                See for concrete example https://community.powerbi.com/t5/Desktop/Image-URL-on-axis/m-p/308568#M136573.

                                2 votes
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                                • Latest date as anchor date for relative date slicer

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                                  I hope that you add the ability to add a measure as the anchor date for relative date slicer, it'd be really useful if you wanna set the anchor date as the latest date of your data which can change overtime.

                                  2 votes
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                                  • Customize/format visualizations with formulas

                                    Visuals needs to be more flexible when it comes to styling/customization. For example:

                                    Axis lables/chart title: These are either hardcoded by a column from the dataset or set as a static text
                                    Min/max axis value: Set automatically depending on value or set as a static text
                                    Styling/colors: Same as above
                                    Etc. etc.

                                    Instead of just having a static textbox for these options, why not let the users put a formula there so everything could be dynamic depending on the data? The possibilities would be endless and frankly, these are things many other BI tools have as basic functionality.

                                    4 votes
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                                    • Number format

                                      I wish I could format the number in the visualizations (for example to have the thousand separator and so)

                                      14 votes
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                                      • Adjust bubbles' size according to zoom (map)

                                        Is it possible to adjust the size of the bubbles automatically while we zoom in?

                                        They say with the same size and, because i have my bubbles as pie charts, i would like to zoom in and be able to see the information bigger.

                                        So, in fact it would be to increase the size of the bubble in the same proportion that we zoom-in the map.

                                        2 votes
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                                        • Dropdown Filter with Icon

                                          Allow an image (icon) to be added to a dropdown filter, either to the left or to the right.

                                          2 votes
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