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  1. Use the filter name from the URL

    We should be able to use the filter name as shown in the UI as-is in the URL (even if the name differs in the underlying db table).

    12 votes
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      0 comments  ·  APIs and Embedding  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • 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.

      32 votes
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        4 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.

        73 votes
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          under review  ·  2 comments  ·  APIs and Embedding  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • Bookmarks in Power BI embedded

          Per today you cannot show the bookmark pane in embedded power bi reports. It would be good to have the option to
          1) show the bookmark pane in embedded (like with the filter pane)
          2) An extension to 1 would be to retrieve bookmarks and set them programatically to the report. As the filter / bookmark pane is not that goodlooking in an embedded report as i power bi service.

          11 votes
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          • Programmatically Export Dashboard to PNG Options

            Although there is ability to embed a report in a webpage, but I am in a scenario where it would be helpful to programmatically extract Dashboard/Report Pages. What I am looking for might have a workaround that would just work, nevertheless having APIs would add more flexibility.

            10 votes
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            • Ability to update data source connection string in a pbix file

              Currently, the API allows to update data source details for a report on the SSRS portal. However, the data source details in the pbix file uploaded remains unchanged. Only way to fix this is by opening the pbix file using “Edit in Power BI Desktop” option and re-saving the report with the new connection details. Need an ability to update the data source info using the API.

              10 votes
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              • Embedding app support

                Can you provide support for embedding an app via the REST API? Right now I can of course embed a dashboard/report/tile from an app via the REST API, but ideally we would embed an app itself via the REST API and allow discovery of apps published to a user so that we can build third party apps in line with the security and publishing mechanism that Microsoft are pushing from within PowerBI.com

                6 votes
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                • REST API Dashboard/Reports/Tiles powerbi.com URL

                  We are embedding Dashboards/Reports/Tiles from the REST API in to a 3rd party application for a user owns data scenario. Ideally we would like the powerbi.com URL for the object to be included on the data returned from the REST API so that we can present users with the option to "Open in PowerBI.com" when their needs exceed the embedding framework.

                  6 votes
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                  • Pass parameter values to embedded report

                    Allow the host application to pass in a value to be applied to report parameter(s) prior to running and displaying a report. This would allow, say, a customer ID field to be assigned to a parameter ensuring only data relevant to that customer is retrieved.

                    Whilst this could be achieved via a URL filter, this is not considered a sufficiently secure option in our use case.

                    7 votes
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                    • Full Screen mode for the Power BI SharePoint web part

                      The Power BI Sharepoint webpart is missing an "Enter Full Screen Mode" button.

                      6 votes
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                        1 comment  ·  APIs and Embedding  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • Automation of Power BI Embedded Capacity Pausing

                        It's great that we can now provision Power BI embedded capacities in Azure, with the option to scale and pause them in the portal. However we really need to be able to automate scale-out and pause/start of these resources. Please make PowerShell cmdlets available to allow this.

                        3 votes
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                          1 comment  ·  APIs and Embedding  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • Usage metrics for Embedded Reports

                          We have embedded several Power BI Reports into our web apps and have gotten great feedback from customers. We are able to track high level statistics using google analytics but have no in-depth usage metrics to help guide future development of reports for customers.

                          Expanding usage metrics to include embedded content such as dashboards and reports would be extremely helpful to us in determining how reports are used, how often and by whom.

                          4 votes
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                          • 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.

                            24 votes
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                              2 comments  ·  APIs and Embedding  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • Include JavaScript API to allow extend context menu to two levels

                              Hi,

                              I can see that you have already included code to "Extend context menu" in the current library. However, we have a scenario where we would like to extend it to show a sub-context menu when a user clicks on the last (extended) menu item in the first level.

                              Is it possible to some how nest the command "extend: {... visualContextMenu: {" on one of the items to create a second level of context menu which is shown when a user clicks on the last item of the extended context menu in level one?

                              See the attached image for reference…

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                              • Please incorporate Sendgrid's Activity to pull the mail logs out of sendgrid in and through power BI

                                Please incorporate Sendgrid's Activity to pull the mail logs out of sendgrid in and through power BI

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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.

                                  6 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.

                                    6 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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                                      • On demand data set refresh

                                        We have one solution able to trigger dataset refresh on demand when necessary. (Only when back end have new data) But the solution is kind hacker-style. Seeking for official support for it or feature request.

                                        2 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.

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