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  1. Allow Manual Selection of Gateway for Data Source Refresh

    When a user tries to schedule a data set for Excel refresh, the power bi website looks for the gateways set up with the data sources having same Excel paths. Even though it might sound convenient for the users, it creates lots of headache for administration. For example, I had machine crashed and rebuilt and the original gateway lost, or multiple gateways shows the same path in my attempt to recover.

    How about we allow the user to specify one gateway specifically and do not match the gateway behind the scene to decide what gateway to show and what not…

    4 votes
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      0 comments  ·  Gateways (Enterprise and Personal)  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • Include Report and/or Dashboard name in XMLA RequestProperties

      We run all of our PowerBI reports against SSAS where we control data security via DAX filters.
      Using ASTrace (Codeplex) we assess query performance and user logins (from EffectiveUserName property).
      However we can't tell which Power BI reports are being used.
      Including the report name or guid in the XMLA PropertyList would allow us to analyse Power BI report usage, peak loads and popularity of reports.

      2 votes
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        0 comments  ·  Gateways (Enterprise and Personal)  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • landing page

        When we enter into a gateway environment or even our own workspace to see reports, the landing page that displays the welcome dashboard is customizable, but it doesn't appear you can click and drag it so you can actually see the reports better on the navigation window on the left. Can we move from a static welcome page to dynamic (stretchable) so that I can see full name titles? I noticed that you can click and make it take up the whole screen, but the reverse isn't true. How about 'Enter Small Screen Mode' or something.

        3 votes
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        • Enterprise gateway compatible with Linux Database Server (oracle)

          Will Enterprise gateway be compatible with other OS System in future, in our case for Linux Database Server (oracle DB on Linux)

          13 votes
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            3 comments  ·  Gateways (Enterprise and Personal)  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • We have been reviewing the Gateway subject with architecture and we have two questions that we need to make sure are clear so we can underst

            We have been reviewing the Gateway subject with architecture and we have two questions that we need to make sure are clear so we can understand the complete concept and be able to proceed: 
            1. How does Power BI establish a secure connection with an intranet? 
            2. Is Gateway independently installed in a server inside the DMZ so that it can serve as a bridge between Power BI and BW?

            Thanks a Lot!

            1 vote
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            • clean up datasets- only one dataset for the same connection

              When publishing reports from power bi desktop it publishes a dataset for each of those reports naming them what that report is called rather than what the gateway is called. We would want it so if several reports are using the same enterprise gateway- they would all use that particular dataset rather than create a nother one. This makes the datasets confusing and a little difficult to find. If i produce 5 reports based on one tabular model- there should only be one dataset as they are all connecting to the same gateway?

              17 votes
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                4 comments  ·  Gateways (Enterprise and Personal)  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              • SSL Certificate on MySQL connection

                Enabling option to apply SSL certificate to secure connection to MySQL database

                42 votes
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                • Serverless Power BI Gateway on Azure Functions

                  It would be great to see Power BI Gateway as an event-triggered Azure Function.

                  4 votes
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                  • Combine enterprise gateway and online data sources

                    I have a CRM online database and many othes sources of SQL databases that I need to combine. In this moment the option is to use the Personal Gateway but The Personal Gatweway is very limited. When you plan to include this feature?

                    5 votes
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                    • Support multi-tenant SQL databases by connection string

                      I would like to have Power BI datasets specify a SQL connection string that is passed through the Enterprise Gateway so that I have a security context for a specific tenant within the database. This is similar to the DAX function USERNAME() and doing row filtering in the dataset, but the row filtering happens at the data source level, not he dataset level.

                      15 votes
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                      • Automation of Gateway password

                        The password for the security account that is tied to the machine where we have power bi gateway installed needs to be updated every 60-70 days. Instead of someone manually doing this can this be done with powershell scripting or some other way to avoid any human error.

                        10 votes
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                        • Add support for Yahoo! and gmail accounts. The first account is an administrator, and can whitelist 25 yahoo accounts with a password and or

                          Add support for Yahoo! and gmail accounts. The first account is the administrator, and can select the org name and the org password. The admin can whitelist up to 25 addresses for his organization. For more addresses, the user needs to use an organizational address.

                          2 votes
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                          • Enterprise Data Control within the Gateway

                            Enterprise level controls and audit for what is flowing thru the Enterprise gateway. This would include blocking (black list) access to servers or database. If we have a privacy data source which we do not want expose to PowerBI externally from the company. This might have attributes such as preventing certain columns or tables from being passed thru the gateway. Or it might be controlled at the database or server level.

                            Additionally, the classification (public/private/confidential) of the data could also be edited into the data connections. In future iterations, a rule based set of classification could dynamically be applied to…

                            7 votes
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                            • Allow the enterprise gateway to wild card source for URLs.

                              Currently today if you want to use the enterprise gateway on URLs in a power bi file you need to add each full url to the enterprise gateway. For example: www.sources.com/files/data1.csv and www.sources.com/files/data2.csv both need to be added to the enterprise gateway, vs. www.sources.com/files/.

                              10 votes
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                              • Data refresh when gateway is started

                                All scheduled refresh that did not run because gateway was turned off should run as soon as gateway is started.

                                4 votes
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                                • Enterprise Gateway for Hadoop HDFS

                                  Enterprise Gateway for Hadoop HDFS needed soon

                                  11 votes
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                                  • EGW doesn't have a google analytics connection

                                    EGW doesn't have a google analytics connection so when dashboard has two different sources (one being GA) the EGW does not work

                                    3 votes
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                                    • Can we have Enterprise Gateway be enabled over VPN/ExpressRoute?

                                      We have two large clients who are not allowed to use ServiceBus Relay today as it is regarded as a security hole (their security teams don't scan outbound traffic, so the inbound traffic over the relay is regarded as untrusted).

                                      We would like Enterprise Gateway to support data transfer over a VPN/Express route so that PowerBI can extract data from on-premises resources without going via the public internet.

                                      I appreciate that data is secured via SSL but that isn't good enough as their data security policies do not allow data to go via the internet (think PCI DSS compliance).

                                      (apologies…

                                      6 votes
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                                      • To be able to update datasets with the same tables at once

                                        As a pro user,
                                        I want the enterprise gateway to update all tables across published datasets on the cloud from the same database,
                                        so that I have the flexibility to publish variable subsets of my database as self-contained unique datasets.

                                        2 votes
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                                        • Percentage format support in clustered bar chart for live connection

                                          Percentage format support in clustered bar chart for live connection. Obviously possibility to display percentage values in other charts is welcomed as well.

                                          10 votes
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