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  1. 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.

    470 votes
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      6 comments  ·  Custom Visuals  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • 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’

      655 votes
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        24 comments  ·  Custom Visuals  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • Printing custom visualizations

        It would be helpful to be able to print custom visualizations to PowerPoint. Currently there is just a message saying that the visualizations are not currently supported. Even allowing the visuals to be frozen in a picture format would be acceptable. Thanks.

        496 votes
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          7 comments  ·  Custom Visuals  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • Map dot/bubble sizes should scale properly (with zero= a tiny dot)

          The minimum dot/bubble size in maps is too big and as a result visualisations are misleading as dots representing very different values can appear the same size (as discussed in the forum under "desktop-Map point sizes almost all the same" where some examples are posted). The obvious answer is for zero values to be represented by single points (with maybe an option for zeros not to be plotted at all)? (I’ve posted this here so people can vote for this to get sorted)

          69 votes
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            7 comments  ·  Custom Visuals  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • Font

            How is it not possible to not be able to change the font type and size in a custom visual. If I can't change the font to what my company uses how can I use this for presentations?

            25 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?

              10 votes
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              • Allow zero stroke width for lines

                Now that we have markers on lines,allow the stroke width of the line to be zero, then only the markers will show.

                it's useful in visuals that mix lines with bars where the interpretation of the markers need to be made with it's correlative column where the columns or group of columns itself aren't correlated.

                14 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)

                  3 votes
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                  • Accumulating Sub Totals

                    The ability to add accumulating sub totals into a matrix table in Power BI. So for example Income, cost of sales and then a subtotal called gross profit, then overheads and another subtotal called net profit. The net profit would be a calculation of gross profit + overheads and not just total the overheads

                    2 votes
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                    • Multitenant Color Improvement

                      I want to be able to pick a color palette for the pie chart, tree map, and donut chart that can be defined for the size of value grouped by tenant. For example, in a multi tenant environment with row level security I want to be able to give the tenants all the same experience. See image in issue ticket linked below.

                      http://community.powerbi.com/t5/Issues/Multitenant-User-Experience/idi-p/252072

                      FYI... Community improvement... Let us post pictures for an idea... Thanks

                      3 votes
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                      • Filter whole report/dashboard with one selection

                        There should be a filter which you can put one the first page for example. If the user of the report then makes a selection in this filter, the whole report/dashboard should change according to this filter. This would make things more efficient, because now you need to put a filter on every page and the filter only works on one page and not multiple.

                        3 votes
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                        • Conditional Formatting - Whole Table Rows

                          It would be great to be able to format full rows and not just specific columns in tables.

                          For example - I have a list of date driven tasks and would like to highlight the entire row where the task is overdue.

                          103 votes
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                            11 comments  ·  Custom Visuals  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • Synchronize drill up/down of visualizations

                            I use the drill up/drill down hierarchy feature in almost all of my visualizations. However, when you have several visualizations, it becomes hassle to have to individually drill up/down on each one.

                            For example, if I have 3 different line graphs plotted over time, if I drill from yearly to quarterly, I would want all 3 to toggle in unison.

                            4 votes
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                            • Grant to view some columns for a table.

                              In PowerBi Cloud.
                              If I have a table with 60 columns and show some columns in a grid(table with 20 columns) and want to export data from the grid the export process will export the 60 columns and not the 20 columns viewed.
                              I would like to grant view/select over some columns and the the export should use and view the granted columns, no other.

                              8 votes
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                              • Multiple Custom Shapes on Maps

                                When working on a Map visualization that have multiple layers, we need the ability to import multiple custom shapes on top of the map. Unfortunately the map visualization only support a single custom shape. So it would be great if we can import multiple shapefiles into a Map to see all the different layers.

                                3 votes
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                                • KPI Icon sets for use in table and matrix visualizations

                                  Many of the Power BI Community have come from a background of using Power Pivot in Microsoft Excel. Excel had a fantastic way of using built-in conditional KPI icon functionality to add impact and information to table and matrix visualizations. The red-yellow-green circle icon set is valuable as an easy-to-interpret indicator of whether something is on track (or not) against defined goals.

                                  This functionality is glaringly absent from the Power BI Desktop. There was a previous request for tis that has been marked as “completed”, but it’s still missing.

                                  586 votes
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                                  • Tooltips for Tables

                                    I have a new request for mouseover. I know how to do it with tooltips, however there is no Visual or Custom Visual that is a table that can use tooltips.

                                    I realize I can just have a separate box, however the ask from my boss is mouseover.

                                    Please.

                                    3 votes
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                                    • top n and other

                                      TopN plus Other, for all visuals, like is available in the New Waterfall update, which is phenomenal, awesome....

                                      5 votes
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                                      • Show/Not Show Subtotals

                                        I would like to be able to choose whether or not i want to see subtotals in a table or matrix, to be able to turn them on or off. I know you can do this with totals under general but sometimes i want the grand total but not subtotals.

                                        84 votes
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                                        • Integrate Timeline Storyteller

                                          Hi!

                                          Please integrate Timeline Storyteller https://timelinestoryteller.com/ into Power BI :)

                                          47 votes
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