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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.

    265 votes
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      14 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’

      934 votes
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        27 comments  ·  Custom Visuals  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • 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.

        55 votes
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          3 comments  ·  Custom Visuals  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • 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…

          14 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?

            26 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)

              11 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.

                5 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.

                  5 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.

                    13 votes
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                    • Rule-based conditional formatting for Map visuals

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

                      3 votes
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                      • Hi, Would it be possible to have stacked bar which also contains 2 lines?

                        Hi, Would it be possible to have stacked bar which also contains 2 lines?

                        3 votes
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                        • Office 365 style Map Chart with different map projection options

                          Most people in my organisation despise the standard map projection of the Bing map. For presentation purposes we only require a static world map with filled/highlighted countries to show the global presence of our products. A map chart very similar to the one in Office 365 would be perfect, for our company this is a deal breaker.

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                          • 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)

                            92 votes
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                            • 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.

                              10 votes
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                              • 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?

                                38 votes
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                                • conditional formatting dates

                                  Conditional format a date /; time based on current time.

                                  4 votes
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                                  • Scatter Chart Missing Category Labels

                                    In a scatter chart, category labels stop being displayed after about four or five multiple overlapping data points on the same x and y values. This seems to be a bug.

                                    5 votes
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                                    • Resize bar width for a single bar

                                      Is it possible to make a single bar in a stacked chart wider than they appear by default?
                                      It takes more space in a chart, to increase a bar, need to increase a size of whole chart then only it is visible.
                                      Can we get a option to increase the width of a single bar stacked chart?

                                      34 votes
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                                      • 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.

                                        408 votes
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                                        • data labels

                                          In Excel, you have the option of deciding what a Data Label shows, such as the series, category, or value. In Power BI Line Chart it only allows you to display the value. Please add in more granular options to allow Series/Category to display instead.

                                          6 votes
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