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  1. Enable What If Parameters with Analysis Services

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

    46 votes
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      3 comments  ·  Analytics  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • 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…

      5 votes
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        2 comments  ·  Analytics  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • Maintain dashboard/report usage metrics data for >90 days

        The currently released usage metrics feature only keeps data for 90 days. Please increase the data retention period.

        FYI: the documentation for the usage metrics feature can be found here: https://powerbi.microsoft.com/en-us/documentation/powerbi-service-usage-metrics/

        62 votes
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          1 comment  ·  Analytics  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • Top N Slicers

          Top N Slicers

          Create a Slicers that allows me to say 'Show the top N categories by value', e.g. 'Top 5 countries by sales'
          Similar to "Top N Filters". But we need this option in the Report visual for some of our customers.

          55 votes
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            1 comment  ·  Analytics  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • Drill Through Functionality in Power BI Reports

            It would be a great idea if we could have a drill-Through functionality in PBI reports. For instance if user clicks on a report Visual, There should be an option to goto anotrher Reports for more details with SELECT Data only. This functionality is radily available in Tableau and it is much needed here aswell.

            16 votes
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              1 comment  ·  Analytics  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            • Quick Measure - Percentage of Group

              Would be great to add a quick measure for calculating the % of the value (or sum, etc.) of a specified data group categorization. For example: select Sum of total Revenue, then Quick Measure for Percentage by Group; and then you could either show it as a percentage by Market Types, By Offices, By Years, or Months of a Date. Etc.

              6 votes
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              • Dataset usage metrics for content creators

                Improve the usage metrics feature for content creators by exposing information about datasets - e.g. how many reports/dashboards are built on it, performance statistics, refresh reliability, etc.

                FYI: here is the documentation for the currently released usage metrics feature:
                https://powerbi.microsoft.com/en-us/documentation/powerbi-service-usage-metrics/

                51 votes
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                  1 comment  ·  Analytics  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • Auto Calculation of percentage,forecasting and Growth

                  I will be good idea if we can calculate percentage,forecasting and Growth just right click and select the option

                  6 votes
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                    0 comments  ·  Analytics  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                  • Enabling averages over Sliced Dates

                    Enabling the information that the slicer has returned to interface with quick measures and calculations. For example, A user has selected a sliced date of 7 Oct 2017 - 21 Nov 2017. Data is shown for these 46 days. Now the trick being to then use this result of 46 days in a measure to create a weekly average over these 46 Days. Giving <Sliced filter (46 days)> / 7 giving 6.6 weeks. This 6.6 weeks then would be dynamic based on the slicer. Unless I have missed something and this can be done now...

                    2 votes
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                      1 comment  ·  Analytics  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • Power BI: implementing an option for choosing ”ALL” in a “Slicer” filter in Power BI

                      For our corporate reporting purposes we need you to implement an option for choosing ”ALL” in a “Slicer” filter in Power BI.
                      Practical clarification: select all is possible within Page level filter, visual level filter… but the issue is when we need to select all vouchers for a specific account and then also see all underlying accounts for several vouchers; then this is not working – because when I select “Select all” for the visual level filter and then take away the filter for instance for account X – all vouchers will be displayed, i.e. not only the ones where…

                      31 votes
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                        1 comment  ·  Analytics  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • In Analytics field, there should be an option to add reference lines using any measure in the data and not just the fileds in the visual.

                        We have Analytics option enabled for few visuals such as Scatter Plot. However we have limited option to add a reference line. Sometimes we have a measure already calculated for reference.
                        There should be an option to use any Measure to add a reference line. The option is limited even when we use Average option, in dropdown we only get the fields that has been used for the visual.

                        3 votes
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                        • Create & import personal Quick Measures

                          I think if you add a possibility to Create & import/export personal Quick Measures it's be helpful

                          2 votes
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                            0 comments  ·  Analytics  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • Toggle total column in matrix

                            In some cases, having columns just add up in a Total column is counter productive. We should be able to change the Total column in a matrix to show difference between (eg. a matrix with budgets and sales for stores, we'd need to see who is above and below budget).
                            There should also be the ability to toggle it to other things like % of total, or % of column X, so on and so forth.

                            2 votes
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                            • Enable R scripts to speak to each other and enable reactivity

                              Hi, I have created two R scripts script1 and script2
                               
                              script1 saves the dataframe using saveRDS function into a local directory
                              script2 reads the saved dataframe and displays the data.
                               
                              The problem is that script1 reacts to a selection I make via a "slicer" dropdown but script2 does not. Only after manually running script2 by clicking "run script" button do I get a reaction. Any idea how I could trigger script2 to react to the changed script1's saved data?
                               
                              Code of script1
                               
                              library(gridExtra) # Displaying data onto Power BI Desktop
                              library(dplyr) # For data munging

                              pathToProject…

                              2 votes
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                              • Conditional formatting based on dynamic aggregate functions or DAX measures

                                (e.g if the specific vale < total avg then Red).

                                2 votes
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                                • It would be nice to include statistical tests and calculations in Quick Measures

                                  It would be nice to include statistical tests and calculations in Quick Measures

                                  2 votes
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                                  • Ability to filter based upon a set of values.

                                    Ability to filter based upon a set of values.

                                    Example: Back Order Quantities

                                    Visual Filter - ability to select everything with a Quantity greater than zero (0)

                                    3 votes
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                                    • Quick measures for SSAS tabular

                                      Quick measures should be available for SSAS tabular data sources, too. As calculated measures are already available for SSAS tabular connections it shouldn't be a big deal.

                                      8 votes
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                                      • Line Chart - Percentile Line - 99.5th

                                        This would be a really great feature but for the fact that only whole numbers can be used.

                                        Could this be changed to accept decimals (eg. 99.5th percentile)?

                                        3 votes
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                                        • Enable Drag select on Charts to perform multi select. Especially on Scatter plots and timeline charts

                                          Drag select to enable selection of multiple data points in one action

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