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  1. Custom links in Power BI visuals

    As custom visuals run in sandbox mode, we are now unable to implement links in custom visuals using anchor <a> tag to link them to third party URLs and making them clickable.

    There should be a way to create custom links in Power BI visuals to navigate them to third party URLs.

    For Example:
    Creating a KPI custom visual and making it clickable to show more information regarding the KPI.

    53 votes
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  2. Bar + Dot combo chart

    I need a visual for bar + dot. Bar + line implies time relationship between columns which doesn't make sense for my case

    50 votes
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  3. Format count values with comma

    When graphing a categorical/text field in a bar chart and displaying the count, allow the number to be displayed with a comma. Because the underlying field is text, the solution is not to change the format of the field.

    49 votes
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  4. 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?

    49 votes
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  5. Traffic Light Report.

    I'd love to be able to build a simple Traffic Light Report using Power BI. Something like: projects/products on the rows, and their status per month in the columns.

    49 votes
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  6. Slicer Select All vs Select None

    Would be nice if when select all is enabled on a slicer that when you choose select all it shows everything in associated visualizations BUT when you de-select all the associated visualizations show nothing. At present either option shows everything.

    48 votes
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  7. I use quite a few custom visualizations from the gallery - https://app.powerbi.com/visuals/. Often times these visualizations get updated an

    I use quite a few custom visualizations from the gallery - https://app.powerbi.com/visuals/. Often times these visualizations get updated and I wouldn't even know what got changed. On the website, clicking on any of the visualizations would show only one screenshot. Why not show multiple screenshots and also list the changes with each version?

    48 votes
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  8. Flexible Drilldown

    Ability to create a not hierarchy drill down, that you can choose which dimension you want to detail the selected item. Eg. You have sales by state, so you can choose if you want to detail some state by product type or by store, or even choose if you want to see all your data by product type and so detail some type by state or store.

    Also, create some navigation map, to show what drilldowns was already been aplied.

    47 votes
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  9. 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.

    47 votes
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  10. Integrate Timeline Storyteller

    Hi!

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

    47 votes
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  11. Multiple datasets in r script visual

    Sometimes one needs R to merge two tables. However, one can only import data in R from different tables, if there is a clear relationship between the tables. Therefore, please allow multible datasets in the R Script Visual.

    46 votes
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  12. Accessibility Support

    Accessibility support.
    What are the plans to make the PowerBI accessible for a WCAG standard?

    46 votes
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  13. Changing bar colors in Attribute Slicer

    It would be great if I could change the color of the bars in Attribute Slicer

    45 votes
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  14. We need the ability to create scatter plots charts with lines instead of dots. Connect the dots!! The line chart axis options don't work

    We use the scatter plot line option in Excel, we would like to see the same option in PBI Desktop. Currently the Desktop only displays the scatter plot using dots, we would like the same function but using a line instead of dots. The line chart visualization doesn't allow for plotting separate value columns as axis as the scatter plot option does.

    45 votes
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  15. multy row card conditional formating

    multy row card conditional formating

    44 votes
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  16. conditional formatting dates

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

    44 votes
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  17. Timeline Visual for portfolio milestones

    Create a timeline visualization that can show all activities from a portfolio of projects with many different icons and ability to change color scheme for each portfolio type and have the ability to highlight key activities/dates by a specific time and/or project while still seeing the full picture of activities.

    44 votes
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  18. notify custom visual updates

    Add option to update custom visuals when new versions are posted. Since PowerBI is on a monthly release schedule, new updates frequently break custom visuals that I like to use. Many times the custom visuals are updated after the PowerBI update, however we have to manually update them. It would be nice if we were notified that a new version was available, we could then also be provided with the option to update.

    This would work exactly like when I log into PowerBI desktop today, if a new version is available I am prompted to update.

    It would also be…

    44 votes
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    Thanks for your input and feedback!
    Could you elaborate on this?
    Do you need a way to know when the version is automatically updated or a way to stop automatic updates. because Power BI visuals from AppSource library are updated automatically when a new version is updated in the AppSource.

  19. Constant trend line as a measure

    There is often a need for constant x-axis line or y-axis line which is not average or median, or anything else.

    Rather it is a constant which depends on the slicer applied.

    This is usually the case if I calculated weighted averages, and want to divide my scatter chart ot 4 quadrants. Average trend lines deviate from my weighted average and that is a problem.

    So, Idea is to be possible to put a measure in constant x-axis/y-axis trend line. So either typing the value or putting measure in, would be a nice option.

    What do you think?

    42 votes
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  20. bookmarks

    Make Bookmarks available on VisualUpdateOptions and VisualConstructorOptions interfaces in custom visuals so that developers can extend custom visual functionality.

    This would include:
    + Ability to trigger a jump to a bookmark from a custom visual
    + List existing bookmarks (so that they can be displayed)
    + Filter bookmarks displayed in the bookmarks window
    + Create, remove, update and delete bookmarks
    + Store custom visual settings against a bookmark so that the custom visual responds to bookmark selections. [or allow custom visuals to be responsive to bookmark selections].

    42 votes
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