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  1. Update Excel files that the source of the data is Power BI on the publish

    The possibility of publishing an excel folder in PBI is incredible, however, when I publish a file that the data source is the PBI itself, the file can not be updated.

    It would be great if Excel files that have Power b2 as a data source could have their data updated when the Power BI data source is updated.

    2 votes
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  2. 1 vote
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  3. unable to sign in withour work email

    I'm a stay at home a caregiver and I'm updating my skills to get to work. Power BI would be a great addition to my experience and and will look great on my resume. I cannot sign in without a work or school address. Not very helpful for those who are trying to get back to work.

    2 votes
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  4. Make PowerBI simple: PowerBI desktop should work without DAX for casual users

    Transform vs Modelling
    The Transform capability is great, because i can do everything I need with the UI. This is not the case with Modelling.

    Modelling
    Having used PowerBI Desktop on many datasets, I found that it should be made simpler for non DAX experts.A UI based interface including some "AI" Assisted intelligence could easily achieve the below and make the product reach a new category of users.
    1. Matrix and Table visuals

    • Key features such as Column renaming, Cumulative values, Comparisons Year on Year etc. are missing and require quite a bit of DAX fiddling. I know that
    6 votes
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  5. Use Windows rules to add a report page

    In Windows we have two basic rules, if we want to insert something

    It inserts at the left of the element or
    it we chose, inserts in the upper

    I have developed a report that contains 30 pages, and every time I have to add a new page, it inserts at the end, and its very time consuming and difficult to move and place the page report where it been supposed to be.

    2 votes
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  6. In pie and dougnth chart change the parenthesis as a separation symbo

    In pie and dougnth chart change the parenthesis as a separation symbol, because its usually been used to represent negative numbers and it's causing erroneous data interpretation.

    Excel's charts uses the comma.

    Example:

    Credits, 500 instead of Credits (500) or Credits, -500 instead of Credits (-500)

    1 vote
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  7. Many Ideas: Export/Connect Table & Matrix to Excel in Visualization Format; Pre-Built Report Templates; Data Source Compatibility

    While you guys have made great strides in allowing tables to be exported in their summarized view form, there are still some very impactful and easy-to-implement ideas that need to be executed.

    I'm working on getting my entire company to adopt Power BI as the sole reporting system; however almost every single employee will always need to have some of their reports/data in excel. Currently they are exporting data from our ERP, then building in excel (where they can then further manipulate/ analyze/ merge/ utilize their data). While I have recreated (and optimized/automated) many of their reports in Power BI,…

    6 votes
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  8. Grouping capability in Slicers in Power BI Service

    We are currently having analytics based on location country. We need to have a slicer to get reports for continents. How can we add countries in a group? There does not seem to be any grouping capability available in the Power BI service.

    2 votes
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  9. Data classification in Power BI

    Data classification in Power BI is an cool functionality to control governance on the data flow in to the service. Would be great to have this data classification also to Reports, Data Sets and also at "Group Workspaces" level. As a next step we would build an process to visualize reports, data sets, dashboards based on these data classification in power BI Admin center and integrate such alerts with Microsoft flow.

    31 votes
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  10. Allow viewers to rate dashboard/reports (feedback for creators)

    I personally struggle a lot of times trying to understand the relevance of a dashboard or how up-to-date it is. Especially in large organizations, there are a myriad of boards and it easy to get lost.

    Idea: Enable reviewers/visitors to rate dashboard based on relevance and information provided - similar to the GitHub star rating or Amazon product rating.

    In short: A feedback system for the creator.

    12 votes
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  11. Need to publish tenant specific service alerts in the Power BI service

    Companies and users of Power BI need a central location for all their power BI information. Today, service notices are posted in the Power BI community site, but not everyone looks there.

    Service notices should be:

    1.  Posted in the notification center in the Power BI service
    
    2. Should include tenant specific notices
    3. Users should be able to sign up to receive an additional email notification.

    Today, Microsoft build some "glue" that partially enables this for Microsoft employees. Power BI should build this into the product so that other companies have the same (better) capabilities.

    3 votes
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  12. Need ability to direct users to corporate links for info, training, support

    Corporations need to be able to redirect their users to corporate links for Power BI info, training and support.

    The Power BI Admin should have the ability to specify URLs to direct their Power BI users to corporate resources (URLs) for:

    a.  Training
    
    b. Support
    c. General guidance and info

    These links should be easily distinguished from the Power BI public support, training and portals. The Power BI Admin should be able to set:

    a.  Show tenant specific links only
    
    b. Show both tenant specific and Power BI public

    6 votes
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  13. Need ability to establish a tentant specific privacy notice

    In addition to the standard Microsoft product privacy notice, we need the ability for our company to post a company specific privacy notice.

    The Power BI admin should have the ability to append a tenant specific privacy notice to the Power BI tenant, so that users are aware of their corporate privacy policies.

    3 votes
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  14. No inner/outer rings for preview/early features (related to On/Off feature switch)

    Need On/Off switch for any feature. Particularly those have security or privacy implications

    2 votes
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  15. Need On/Off switch for any feature that has security or privacy implications

    Need On/Off switch for any feature. Particularly those have security or privacy implications

    3 votes
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  16. Need On/Off switch for any feature that has security or privacy implications

    Need On/Off switch for any feature. Particularly those have security or privacy implications

    1 vote
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  17. 11 votes
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  18. Need for curated re- useable training (beginner, intermediate, advanced)

    Need for curated re- useable training (beginner, intermediate, advanced)

    7 votes
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  19. No template or checklist for driving adoption in your company

    No template or checklist for driving adoption in your company

    1 vote
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  20. No mechanism to identify your company approved partners

    No visibility into features voted on by your company

    1 vote
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