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  1. Have Color Saturation responsive to Highlighting

    Charts with Color Saturation Formatting should respond to Highlighting independently of original color. For instance if I have a set of column charts that are formatted as green if above target and red if below, when I highlight one column and I get the smaller columns on the other charts, these new columns should be painted differently from their originals if their stance against the target is different as well.

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    • Power BI Service recognize local time zone for TODAY() and NOW() time intelligence functions

      As of now, the reports that I create on desktop utilize a lot of time intelligence functions and relative date filters. This is completely fine so long as I view the report on the desktop. Once I publish the report up to the service and then utilize those visuals in dashboards I run into this issue. All of my time intelligence functions (TODAY & NOW) and relative date filters convert to UTC.

      This issue causes my data to roll over to the next day 5 hours early which affects all of my subscriptions.

      It would be absolutely fantastic if Power…

      60 votes
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      • Ability to disable Drill Through option on visual

        Power BI automatically enables drill through option based on fields and filters used across different tabs and visuals. Many times, drill through option shows up even though it was not intended for creating confusion for production users. There should be some kind of control for developer to turn off drill through on visual.

        6 votes
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        • Microsoft Partner center CSP (Tier 2 Partner) Integration with Power BI

          Power BI have integration with CSP (Tier 1) . We are expecting similar kind of integration for Tier 2 partners. To overcome the reporting issue.

          16 votes
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          • Moving Annual Total

            Add a 'quick measure' to calculate moving annual total / rolling annual total in addition to the existing rolling average. My organisation like to see if we are on track to hit our annual income goal and we find MAT very useful for that.

            5 votes
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            • "Calculated Items" similar to Pivot Tables

              Basically I'm looking for the exact functionality provided by Calculated Items within Pivot Tables. These new items would be calculated for all numeric metric fields.

              5 votes
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              • Format Function for Non String Values

                I use a technique to dynamically show different measures with a switch statement but something users and clients really need is for different formatted values to work in visuals that can not operate on text formats. Please extend the FORMAT function in order display integer and float values in charts and graphs. This would be very helpful and I think an important step in extending the use of Power BI.

                9 votes
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                • What-if Parameter Slicer Limitations

                  What-if Parameter Slicer has a limitation on the number of values. If too many, "Showing Representative Sample" Error appears. It appears that 1,000 values is the limit. Is it possible to expand the limit?

                  10 votes
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                  • Vertical Line Charts

                    In Oil & Gas Exploration & Production scenarios, it is a standard industry practice for drilling visualizations (line charts) to have a vertically oriented (typically depth) axis instead of horizontally oriented axis so that depth is visualized naturally. This axis should be scrollable as well. This is currently a barrier to Power BI adoption for some companies in this industry.

                    See example here:
                    http://petrowiki.org/File:Vol1_Page_670_Image_0001.png

                    7 votes
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                    • None Aggregation Function to Handle Pre-Aggregated Data

                      Add a "None" aggregation function that would allow pre-aggregated data to be displayed as is in Power BI visuals. We have several data sets where the data has already been aggregated. This is causing the data to be incorrectly displayed in Power BI when trying to do a drill-up / drill-down as we're forced to select an aggregation function (SUM, MAX, MIN, etc.).

                      Examples of pre-aggregated data are price indices calculated for each level of a product hierarchy or data calculated at each level of a geography hierarchy to suppress some values at lower levels of the geography for confidentiality…

                      3 votes
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                      • Enable What If Parameters with Analysis Services

                        It would be nice to do what if analysis on Analysis Services tabular models in PowerBI.

                        106 votes
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                        • Improved What If Analysis / Scenario Building

                          It would be really helpful to be able to create scenarios by temporarily changing back end data. For example, being able to change a resource assignment on a project task to see how it impacts there availability / allocation % would be extremely useful. This likely could be solved by allowing 'includes' / 'excludes' from one visualization to be stack or added on to another visualization.

                          2 votes
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                          • Grouping DIM/FACTs by Subject Area in AAS via Folders

                            I am having a very interesting time 😊 trying to beat the system by “naming” my DIM/FACT tables appropriately in AAS so that similar subject areas are grouped together. I love how Microsoft allows folders for Measures, would it not be possible to also allow folders for Dimensions / FACTS to group subject areas?

                            6 votes
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                            • Include the column names in Applied Steps in Query Editor for better navigation within the datatable

                              this idea is about improving Applied Steps: where is Applied steps? Go this way----- PowerBI--->Query Editor--->Rightmost Section named Applied Steps.

                              This Section contains logs for all the changes made on the data tables which is nice thing but we might have to make it more usable feature. For example: renamed column1 --- this can be better with renamed fullname to firstname. This is more intuitive to understand and helps to save the thought process time for decoding the steps. Like these , we can also have some other features like undo operations on steps also might help.

                              Thanks!! If you…

                              2 votes
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                              • Lock a horizontal / vertical line to a value on the x / y axis

                                Okay. Currently I have a line chart. The x axis represents the number of weeks in the year. I also have a line visual "behind' that chart to reflect different parts of the year that are important. Depending on the user's selections the x values can (and do change).

                                It would be cool if there were a way to "lock' that line visual to a specific value on the x axis so that when the values on the axis shift the line shifts as well.

                                3 votes
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                                • Ability to execute R and/or Python scripts on data model data in DAX expressions

                                  Expose a generic function in DAX that takes R/Python script as a parameter to run on data model data. This enables real advanced analytics in Power BI.

                                  6 votes
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                                  • Add "Other" to Top N

                                    It would be very helpful if Top N could also display an "Other" category so we could have an idea of the proportion of the data Top N represents and reconcile with the total shown on another visual.

                                    18 votes
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                                    • DAX Variable Support for Live Connection

                                      It would be useful to allow DAX variables to be defined at the report level when using a live connection. This is currently unavailable and would make common DAX patterns such as a rolling average simpler to implement, and also make code easier to follow.

                                      2 votes
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                                      • Export total report to Excel

                                        I would like to have the possibility to export my total reports to Excel, instead of doing it separately.

                                        7 votes
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                                        • Map Analytics - Ability to draw circle with a specified radius

                                          There should be an analytics option on maps to plot a circle with a specified radius (km or mi) around a specified point (either using lat/long or a plotted value on the map). This functionality would be useful for determining the rough distance a person travels to conduct business at a certain store location or for determining proximity of events from a central location.

                                          2 votes
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