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  1. Power BI Premium needs lower pricing tiers

    You've made a odd choice for the name but oh well.

    Power BI Premium is a great idea but lower specs to hit a lower price point is necessary for SME clients.

    A clearer product name might have been Power BI Enterprise with standard and premium pricing tiers.

    The v1 pricing for Power BI Embedded was an equivalent of charging for a sql database at a flat rate per kb of IO.

    Fixed capacity for a fixed price takes away all the uncertainty and complexity of the current model.

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      16 comments  ·  APIs and Embedding  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • Export to Excel from PowerBI Embedded

      Please provide the ability to export PowerBI Embedded reports to excel. The same functionality that exists on PBI Service.
      It is important to also increase export limit.

      45 votes
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        under review  ·  0 comments  ·  APIs and Embedding  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • provide power bi embedded consumption based pricing

        One of the cloud value props is the ability to scale up or down based on consumption/utilization. the new pricing model for Power BI embedded removes this. Pre Purchasing compute should provide a cost savings to the consumer as the providers revenue certainty increases. The new pricing model provides revenue certainty for MS without savings for the consumer.

        19 votes
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        • Support Azure Active Directory v2 endpoint scope for PowerBI

          Add PowerBI scopes to the Azure AD V2 endpoint. There are examples for how Outlook and the Graph APIs work

          https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/active-directory/develop/active-directory-v2-compare

          5 votes
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          • Rebinding Reports to new Datasets instead of deleting them

            If I need to change the schema for a Dataset I currently have to drop the dataset (which deletes any associated reports from the Power BI workspace), re-post it, fix the links manually in Power BI Desktop, them reupload those.

            Would we be able to have the option to preserve reports when deleting datasets so we can rebind them afterwards? I understand the issue with reports not being able to find data if the schema changes drastically but this would be a nice convenience feature.

            5 votes
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            • Customise Embed link - remove black filters bar

              Remove the black Filters bar on the right of the report or change the colour to white so it is not so visible.

              5 votes
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              • embed link

                The embed link changes after each app deployment. Manual intervention is needed to update the reportid. Please could the reportid remain the same.
                e.g. https://app.powerbi.com/reportEmbed?reportId=6f008cef-5117-43e6-bcd5-2f1ee695d69b
                The report id in this link will change after updating the app.

                5 votes
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                • Develop a connector for the premium GA API to get a proper working feed into Power BI

                  The API Google provides to PBI for free GA users returns inaccurate results for high volume sites due to the way it samples data. The free GA version claims to support up to 10M hits per domain, but we are experiencing issues on a domain with about 4M hits. Therefore, free GA users cannot get accurate feeds into PBI if their hits reach about 4M/month, and this cannot be solved by the Microsoft PBI team. Premium GA, on the other hand, has a significantly different (and much more accurate) API, for which PBI currently does not have a connector built.…

                  17 votes
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                  • Power BI NodeJs SDK

                    Give SDK in NodeJS to help calling Power BI Rest APIs.

                    Github: https://github.com/Microsoft/PowerBI-Node
                    This github is not updated to match the new APIs in new swagger. updating it will be helpful.

                    6 votes
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                    • Update Analysis Service Datasource connection string using SetAllConnections API

                      Currently SetAllConnections API is able to update SQL Server datasource connection string. In similar fashion we would need to update for Analysis Service Datasource too.

                      3 votes
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                      • Embedding reports to web that requires authentication

                        Currently embedding or publishing to web opens up the permission for everyone for all content. Which is a huge issue for us. We want to share, but only within our team, or company.

                        If only we can embed a report and dashboard that still respect Power BI Licenses, and/or permissions, so that you can share report in other web application. Some of our users might never use Power BI, but want to view the dashboard from our Web Content Management System. This would be really helpful for us, and likely others users of Power BI.

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                        • Enhanced Pop-up's for Reports using Direct API Calls (With Out Importing Data )

                          We are looking for a feature that reports having enhanced pop-ups. The Data for the Pop-Up should be feched from an api call, it sholud not be loaded into our data set as we are fetcheing some decrypted data through the api i.e. the pop-up contains Some confidential data which should not be loaded into data model

                          3 votes
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                          • DIRECTLY PUSH APPS TO END USERS (ROADMAP ITEM - NOT YET IMPLEMENTED)

                            Creating this Idea as a placeholder to ensure notification when its complete :-)

                            Taken from the Apps Introduction Blog Post
                            https://powerbi.microsoft.com/en-us/blog/distribute-to-large-audiences-with-power-bi-apps/

                            During the preview, end users can install apps by clicking the link or visiting Microsoft AppsSource. But many organizations would like to push apps directly to end users.
                            We plan to enable this functionality soon. The organization can designate individuals who have the capability to push apps directly to end users or security groups without requiring an installation. So, for example, when a new salesperson joins the team, they will automatically get the Sales Metrics app without doing anything…

                            4 votes
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                            • Power BI More powerfull plugins

                              Power BI More powerfull plugins.

                              Description:
                              This would be related for existing charts, and custom made charts.

                              Suggestion:
                              Add possibility to "inject" our own data interpreter coded in TS aka "Programmable data filter"

                              Resolution:
                              Data between calls which occurs at "update" (refresh grid procedure) could be mediated to custom made plugin which will filter out data per plugins code.
                              IE:
                              1. Data is retrieved from data source
                              2. Data is passed instead at "update" procedure and processed at the plugin side
                              3. Data is retrieved back to the chart
                              4. This TS filter could be written directly from PowerBI interface…

                              1 vote
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                              • Avoid a end user to change the content of the report/page filter area

                                A normal user is able to change the list of dimension available in his filter area, when a report is embedded in a view mode.

                                The user can add new elements in the control filter through the javascript api.

                                I would like to avoid a end user the change the list of dimension available in the filter area, should be done only in the edition mode!

                                In our case it's a security issue, we need to prevent the user to filter data on non existing filters.

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                                • Oauth2 Support for Dynamics IFD API

                                  When deploying a PowerBI solution to the PowerBI service that has WebAPI queries against an IFD enabled Dynamics 2016 On Premise org OAuth2 is not an authentication option. So you cannot schedule refreshes of this data.

                                  Same solution pointing at a Online Dynamics 365 org does support scheduling via OAuth2 to allow refreshing of data.

                                  17 votes
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                                  • powerpoint

                                    Powerpoint should natively handle the insertion of live Power BI Reports. These reports should still be interactive and should merely disply within the Powerpoint presentation slide deck.

                                    3 votes
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                                      • PowerBI REST-API should support Measure & Relationship updates

                                        Measures & relationships are supported in the beta (July2016) version of the API. However they cannot be updated since the table schema update mechanism still uses the v1.0 URI.

                                        An attempt to use the beta version results in a 404 (not found) error.

                                        Redeploying the dataset results in another version of the dataset with the same name (because the internal GUID id is different)

                                        Dropping then recreating causes all of the associated visuals to be deleted as well, which is useless.

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                                        • Page Metadata accessible via Javascript API when embedding

                                          We are taking advantage of the Javascript API to have controls outside the PowerBI embed for controlling filters. Some of these controls should be disabled depending on the page being displayed. Currently we are using the name of the page (and the page changed events) to determine whether a control should be enabled or disabled, but it would be good if arbitrary key/value pairs could be added to a page (or even a visual?) and surfaced via the Javascript API.

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