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  1. Improve performance of MDX queries using Analyze in Excel

    When you use Analyze in Excel, MDX queries are sent to the Power BI dataset. If you have a PivotTable with 10 measures, the performance is usually slower compared to a similar Matrix in Power BI with the same content. Power BI generates DAX queries.
    One of the reasons why this difference exists is that the DAX query is optimized using a process called "fusion", which includes in a single storage engine request the aggregations required for multiple measures, whereas this feature has not been implemented for MDX queries.
    Implementing fusion for MDX queries would dramatically improve the performance of…

    174 votes
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  2. Collapse App Navigation Pane

    The new app navigation experience is great but can take up a good chunk of screen retail space.

    The option to collapse/uncollapse the navigation pane would be a great feature for users, allowing them to focus entirely on the report/dashboard

    422 votes
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  3. Create Viewer Access Role

    I have many end users who should remain as such. End users. They should be able to consume content period. Having this limited access will not allow them to edit, alter, delete, update, etc. They should also not be able to download content in a PBIX file as they won't be permission-ed to connect to the original data sources only. This would be very helpful to have, particularly in the new apps where I have various levels of users interacting with the published content, some who truly need read-only access (particularly in B2B situations where we publish data to external…

    104 votes
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  4. "Display folders" above table level in data model

    It would be nice with some kind of organizing level above the table level in a (tabular) data model in Power BI, SSAS etc. For instance, by using "Display folders" to include measures, columns etc. from multiple tables in the same folder.

    There's a lot of business value to tap into between and across organizational boundries and tables, or from a wider overview, which is restricted by the tables as the top level in larger data models.

    The concept quickly and superficially illustrated by a fictive AdventureWorks example: https://oxcrx34285.i.lithium.com/t5/image/serverpage/image-id/166559i041B82FEAEB0C494/image-size/large

    Maybe one could also have a choice between showing the traditional…

    25 votes
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  5. Hide the App Navigation Pane

    Similarly to the Filter Pane, have the option to hide the new App navigation pane. Many of my reports are unreadable due to the size they are reformatted to when the App navigation pane is present.

    39 votes
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  6. Data colors Conditional formatting for Charts with Legend split

    We are missing the Data colors Conditional formatting based on Field value, when a Legend split is used.

    Example
    Report: CO2 emissions by Country by Year

    Requirement: the Color to stick to the Country, since it visually associates the user with the content.
    Data colors Conditional formatting for now provides this only when the Country is plotted on the axis as stand alone.

    Chart Type: Stacked Column
    X axis: Years with Legend split by Country
    Y axis, Value: CO2 emissions

    Data Points:
    [
    {"Country":"US", "Color":"#B22234", "Year":2017, "CO2":100},
    {"Country":"US", "Color":"#B22234", "Year":2018, "CO2":102},
    {"Country":"US", "Color":"#B22234", "Year":2019, "CO2":105},
    {"Country":"UK", "Color":"#00247d", "Year":2017, "CO2":30},
    {"Country":"UK",…

    18 votes
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  7. Analyze in Excel using DAX

    When users connect to a data model using Analyze in Excel, the model is queried using MDX.

    However, all the performance tuning tools available are geared towards DAX.

    I think the ability to navigate a PBI model using Excel is great, and helps get stubborn uses on to using curated data sets without having to get them to make the even bigger jump to moving away from their beloved excel.

    However, we're noticing performance issues when MDX queries are hitting the model. If I write a query in DAX I can return my desired results in around 2 seconds, where…

    7 votes
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  8. Custom color in Power BI apps

    When creating an app I only get a select few colors to choose from.
    I want to be able to choose a specific color here.

    11 votes
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  9. How about subscription with exporting in PDF ?

    Now the subscription is just a link going back to the report. Some of out clients want to have a subscription with PDF version of the report

    10 votes
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  10. Change message when sign-in fails

    When we access to PowerBI with Incompatible browsers, we get a message 'We couldn't sign you in. Please try again.'
    Please give us a user friendly message to understand the cause.

    6 votes
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  11. New App Navigation Pane - Put a section within a section

    The ability to put a section underneath a section in the new Power BI App navigation pane. An example of what I mean is as follows:

    -> Marketing Reports

        ->2019
    
    

    ->Report 1

    ->Report 2

    ->2018

    ->Report 1

    ->Report 2

    ->2017

    ->Report 1

    ->Report 2

    -> Management Reports

        ->2019
    
    

    ->Report 1

    ->Report 2

    ->2018

    ->Report 1

    ->Report 2

    ->2017

    ->Report 1

    ->Report 2

    When you first open the app, you would only see two sections "Marketing Reports" and "Management Reports" and then once you expand each of those sections, you would only see the years. Then you could subsequently expand each…

    16 votes
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  12. Can we allow Windows Task Scheduler to open a PBIX file in the PBIdesktop.exe

    Allow windows task scheduler to run PBIDesktop.exe for purposes of data extraction (ETL)

    3 votes
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  13. Performance Analyzer JSON Export

    To update the documentation and explain are the metrics (below) from the JSON file exported and what is the difference between the GUI metrics (DAX query/Visual display/Other).

    -Report Canvas
    -DSE
    -AS
    -User Action
    -Visual Container Lifecycle
    -Render
    -Query
    -Data View Transform
    -Query Generation
    -Execute Semantic Query
    -Execute DAX Query
    -Execute Query
    -Serialize Rowset

    11 votes
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  14. Bring ability to turn off self service licensing regarding MC193609

    Bring ability to turn off self service purchase regarding MC193609 as it is unacceptable for large customers to bypass centrally-managed license purchases for Power Platform. It must be controlled to avoid any type of shadow IT.

    5 votes
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  15. Folders within workspace

    Would be nice to sort all your reports and dashboards in "My Workspace" instead of it being a big mess.
    A folder structure to categorize reports etc would be nice.

    6 votes
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  16. Allow end users to change data hierarchy in visuals.

    This is especially important for matrix visuals. My company relies on a self-serve data approach. Currently we have to rely on complex sets of tables and bookmarks to handle all the ways that an end user may want to view their data; the end users find this confusing. I've been considering other software that can do this in a way that is easier, with drag and drop row/column hierarchies that end-users can change, not just developers.

    2 votes
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  17. Fix Releative Date Slicer / UTC issue.

    I know I can change my data to be reflected in UTC but then i suddenly show, for example, Invoices paid Septmeber 30th as being paid in October. this is so wrong!

    You simply need to change PBI where date slicers are reflecting local time and not UTC. I cannot display all of our financial data improperly (as UTC).

    86 votes
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  18. Rename publish to web

    The publish to web feature, while useful, leads to confusion around those new to platform and possibly non native English speakers. The terminology "publish to web" can be confused by instructions to publish report from desktop to web service, which is fine. Publish to web exposes sensitive business data if author is not careful. While there is a secure option that will be coming soon, I propose renaming the feature to "Publish to Public". The term public is a bit clearer as to the audience. Alternative option could be "publish to public web", just something to allow users/businesses to clearly…

    45 votes
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  19. Hide/unhide vertical navigation (report pages) on new look power bi service (web)

    Add the option to hide/unhide the vertical navigatior report pages like filter menu in power bi service web using new look of aug 2019.

    7 votes
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  20. Migrate mailboxes Lotus Notes to Office 365

    For the better migration of Lotus Notes NSF to Office 365, Try the best third-party migration tool - Bitdataconversion Lotus Notes to Office 365 Migration Tool.
    Using NSF to Office 365 Migration tool Bitdataconversion, there is no requirement of an expert, the user interface of this tool is very easy to use non-technical users use this tool is very easy.

    With the help of this tool, you can take the following advantages

    1:- The tool migrates multiple mailboxes to Office 365, Outlook PST, and Live Exchange in a single attempt.
    2:- It converts multiple mailboxes and also saves in EML…

    1 vote
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