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  1. please provide an option to disable insights

    Please provide an option to disable insights, because some insights are not logical and we don't want them to be visible to the management

    35 votes
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  2. Command line arguments to control startup

    We would like three command line arguments for Power BI Desktop.

    The first would suppress the splash screen when Power BI Desktop is starting. Sort of like the Excel /e

    The second would allow us to pass in a PBIX file we want opened.

    The third would cause Power BI Desktop to open the PBIX file without the authoring pane/toolbox that normally comes up on the right side of the window. In other words, just show the contents of the PBIX file.

    Thank you.

    33 votes
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  3. Disable welcome messages when logging in as free user to Power BI Service

    Disable daily appearing welcome messages such as 'You already have an account', 'Almost ready' and 'Invite more people' when free users part of a premium license log in to Power BI Service.

    31 votes
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  4. Stop calling them apps

    Is it possible to stop calling the published collections of reports, dashboards, and datasets in Power BI "apps"? They're not apps, and it's confusing to have both "apps" from Power Apps and "apps" from Power BI when they have wildly different functions.

    31 votes
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  5. Powerbi for students

    Create a program to give free access to students of the University, this would help you to sell more, because they already know how to use this tools and they will push their use in their jobs

    30 votes
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  6. Enable/Disable Analyse in Excel at dataset level

    The 'Analyse in Excel' functionality can currently be enabled/disabled only at global level. It would be very useful to let dataset owners set this option for each dataset. Decision to enable the feature depends mostly on the confidentiality level of the dataset, or its use case.

    30 votes
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  7. Number of points on Esri (ArcGIS) map

    The maximum number of points on a map (10000) is too limiting, I really need to show 13000 points. It should be possible to change the limit by the user.

    For example, I think for heat map the number of allowed points could be higher than for separate points having tooltips.

    Also, if the user marks a sub-area on the plot that contains less than 10000 points, not all points are necessarily shown there.

    30 votes
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  8. "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…

    29 votes
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  9. Make dashboards that are shared externally available through the Power BI Mobile app

    Currently dashboards that are shared with external users through the Power BI service, are only available as direct link. External users cannot open the dashboards within their mobile app or through the "Shared with me" interface. Please provide external users with the same functionality as internal users.

    29 votes
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  10. Custom PowerPoint template front page

    You should be able to create a custom template for the power point publisher.

    29 votes
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  11. Combination Stacked Area Chart

    We need to create a combination Stacked area chart. An example, have stacked area chart of forecasted revenue over time with areas for each region and a combined line of the final revenue for the quarter.

    29 votes
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  12. Power BI Lite licens

    Power BI should have a Lite License for people that only consume dashboards or reports every now and then. This is for people that don't create reports but need to see the dashboards and may need to use the "report level" to be able to export output to PowerPoint (since you can't export the dashboard to PowerPoint but can only do it at Report level).
    Same idea exactly as posted previous by Collin Quiring (may 2017) and closed!!! by MS.
    Due to the extreme cost for SME's PBI dashboard/report consumers I no longer recomend PBI to my customers as an…

    28 votes
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  13. Send (e-mail) updates to App users

    After switching from distrubuting our company reports through Workspaces to Apps, I lost the conveniency of sending a update to the Workspace to reach all users, and make them aware of changes/updates in the Reports.
    Access to the Apps is handled by AAD security groups.
    I would like to have a way to send an update to all users, either from within the app, or maybe create a pop-up window within the App that shows up automatically when people open the App?

    27 votes
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  14. Dax Formatter

    There is be a to automatically format the Dax code. Just like this website https://www.daxformatter.com. This way it will be easier for everyone to read the Dax code. Currently we have to do it manually by pasting the code on the above website, format it and then put it back in the formula bar.

    27 votes
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  15. Audit log improvements

    With the increasing user base for PowerBI, it would be nice to capture below details in the audit logs for better management.
    * Session log in timestamp
    * Session close/log out timestamp
    * Location of the User
    * Session duration
    * User actions on the dashboard like actions on slicers, page visits, page filters, report filters, data exports, time spent on each page etc.,

    27 votes
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  16. Add personalized domain for BI

    I want to add my domain on my BI, so that everybody that enters to BI can see my domain first and then all the different pathname tails. Please make it fast

    27 votes
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  17. Power BI Home: let users pin tiles to Home

    the selection in Power BI Home is based on usage, but sometimes user behaviour shows that a dashboards is being looked at and then you jump into a different report. Let users decide what is important to them and let them be able to pin it to Home, (from APPs and from Workspaces!)

    26 votes
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  18. Export PowerBI Desktop to Excel

    Include formatting, complete set of rows etc

    26 votes
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  19. Grouping Workspaces

    Is there a way we could group Workspaces?
    For example can multiple workspaces be grouped under an application or a client or both?

    25 votes
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  20. 25 votes
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