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  1. Quickly add feature that allows multiple user logins to same database

    Currently, you can create a connection to an oracle database that has multiple schemas or logins with PBI desktop. You need a separate PBIX file for each, but you can do it and you can publish data after refreshing in the desktop.

    The issue is that the OPDG will recognize the "one" database as a duplicate and not allow multiple logins that would otherwise serve as security for different sets of data.

    Can you quickly add a feature that will allow multiple user logins to the same database?

    In justifying the cost/benefit, consider what it means to Oracle shops that…

    2 votes
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    • Disaster Recovery Plan

      I do not feel comfortable with relying on a Key to be able to perform the restoration in case of failure. It would be more reliable to provide a second backup option to be able to restore in case a real disaster would happens. We have to maintain a separated database to save records of each data source setting. And for a big company this is something to think of..

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      • parametrized table

        Parametrized Table valued functions in Direct Query.

        Datasource can be table valued function, but now it accepts only constant, not DAX expressions.
        Can table valued function accepts parameters such as USERPRINCIPALNAME() or similar, which is info about Power BI user (it is not changeable inside session).
        Because in many cases, it is much easier than RLS inside Power BI.

        4 votes
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        • Rename Gateway Datasources

          Hi, I'm deleting and recreating a datasource because it can't be renamed. This seems like a most basic need missing. Thanks.

          12 votes
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          • Allow Free Users to see Reports that have Row Level Security Roles (made by a PRO)

            It should be urgent to allow Free Users to see Reports that have Row Level Security Roles.
            I got the PRO Trial for my work account and created a Report intended to be shared with different groups of (Free) users, each group with an specific Role.
            It turns out they cannot look into the Report now since PRO License it's required.
            Does this means I need to create a single different Report with a different filter each? This seriously diminishes the usefulness of the tool. What's the point of the PRO license if anything the PRO does cannot be shared…

            19 votes
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            • Ability to view and control who can create On-Premises Gateway

              IT needs to be able to control which individual, or group of, can install the On-Premises Gateway. Currently, if one user has privileged access to a data source, that user can share information through reports with other users that do not have the same level of access.

              The above can take place and go undetected, because the recently implemented audit feature of Power BI does not log On-Premises Gateways actions.

              This in SAP HANA shops is a big deal, as a number of users do have access to the data, as access controls (IAM) on the SAP HANA side controls…

              16 votes
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              • Microsoft Power BI does not support kerberos authentication while connecting Hadoop

                Hi ,

                BI Power not supporting Kerberos authentication to connect to Hadoop ,

                PLease enable this asap , we are checking for another BI tool as BI power don't have this connectivity setup.

                our Hadoop platoform is authincated by Kerberos.

                33 votes
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                • Enterprise Gateway Fix Needed

                  When a scheduled refresh fails in the Gateway, Power BI turns off the automatic refresh. The gateway needs to add a configurable re-try function before turning off the auto-refresh.

                  8 votes
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                  • 1 vote
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                    • Import/Export Data Sources into Gateway

                      There should be a way to Export your data source settings from the PBI Desktop, and then Import them to the Data Gateway. This would greatly reduce the setup time.

                      4 votes
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                      • Multiplatform gateway

                        It would be perfect that will enable the connection the gateway for different operating systems

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                        • 1 vote
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                          • PowerBI On Premise Gateway searching multiple domains

                            PowerBI On Premise Gateway allows searching single On Premise domains to match Azure UPN to a property in On Premise domain such as 'mail'

                            Would be great if this could be enhanced to search multiple domains, forests.

                            We have users with single Azure login but multiple on premise domain accounts and the on premise accounts are used for SSAS Tabular access.

                            3 votes
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                            • gateway

                              It is missing the possibility to schedule a refresh on event.

                              1 vote
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                              • Installation rights for On-Premise Gateway

                                Please allow specific AD group in the organization to install and manage On-Premise gateways. Not by default for everyone with admin rights. This is a key enterprise feature.

                                2 votes
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                                • PowerBI On Premise Gateway configurable filters for domain search

                                  PowerBI On Premise Gateway allows us to search on premise domain using looking of Azure UPN to On Premise domain property.

                                  would be great to have a configuration option to filter/exclude domains or accounts in the search.

                                  This is in conjunction with this request https://ideas.powerbi.com/forums/265200-power-bi-ideas/suggestions/18757633-powerbi-on-premise-gateway-searching-multiple-doma

                                  As we have users with accounts in multiple on premise domains so if we can search multiple domains/forests we need to exclude accounts to ensure the correct match. I.e. exclude disabled accounts and domains that aren't searchable that might be in the same forest.

                                  2 votes
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                                  • Power Bi Gateway needs to allow for URL parts and HTTP Headers. This is the age of cloud ecospheres, but without it, PowerBi integrates nil.

                                    Power Bi needs to allow for URL parts and HTTP Headers for Web Service calls in their Gateways.
                                    Currently, no URL parts or HTTP Headers can be configured. Given that Power Bi only allows for Basic and Windows Authentication, this kills pretty much any Web Service integration outside of Power Bi.

                                    Arguably, it's ridiculous to ask for such a thing because in the age of cloud ecospheres, a BI solution and especially in Microsoft's Cloud First philosophy, I wouldn't need to ask for Headers to circumvent missing Authentication Methods such as OAuth, Digest, or Hawk, lest asking for a properly…

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                                    • Choice of data center to publish data

                                      It would be good to have choice of data center to publish reports and other dashboard data to. For certain business customers there are information governance restrictions on where all data should be stored. So flexibility in this area would be great.

                                      3 votes
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                                      • Allow bulk insert(Upload) for a user UPN mapping

                                        It would be great to have a mechanism of uploading/inserting multiple UPN mapping data at a time. This will save a lot of time when someone has to populate so many UPN mapping for different data source, and it will minimize the the chance of making any error.

                                        5 votes
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                                        • remove gateway

                                          I need remove power bi gateway personal, but i can´t remove. I need an uninstaller!

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