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  1. Shared data source connection (live to Tabular SSAS) for reports published on Power BI Report Server

    Currently each Power BI report published to the Report Server has its own data source embedded within the report. Any change in the source would require us to change hundreds of published reports individually. Could we have a shared data source/connection similar to SSRS Reports that would help us manage deployment and changes much more efficiently.

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      65 comments  ·  Report Server  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • Data Alerts in Power BI Report Server

      Hi,

      If a specific threshold is exceeded I want to receive a email / message that this is happening on my Dashboard. It would be better if there is a default threshold for this and that a user can set up a specific threshold also.

      305 votes
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        19 comments  ·  Report Server  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • Have an ability to have a different display name for a report other than the original report name

        Reports when designed have a more technical and descriptive name but not necessarily the names are user friendly and short. It will be nice if Power BI report server has a feature that allows to have a different display name for a report in the folder that is visible on the Portal.

        3 votes
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        • sign out

          There is no option to log out / sign out

          3 votes
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          • Alert in Power BI Report Server

            I think it is a good idea to have alert whenever data exceed threshold in Power BI report Server on premise just like the features in power bi service.

            11 votes
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            • incremental refresh Power BI Report Server

              Add Incremental Refresh for Power BI Report Server

              5 votes
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              • datepicker

                The date picker for the SSRS/paginated reports needs to have more advanced options. Most modern date pickers allow you to navigate dates more quickly by clicking on the month and the calendar view will dynamically change. An example can be found here: https://demos.telerik.com/kendo-ui/datepicker/index . Please add a more advanced datepicker.

                17 votes
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                • Analyize in Excel for Report Server

                  Please add the option to Analyize in Excel for Report Server.
                  Many users need to slice and dice the data using the pivot with the connection to SSAS cubes. If my model is in PowerBI, without SQL tabular cube - there is no option to analyze it with Excel.
                  You've already implemented such feature in the Service.
                  Please do it for Report Server also
                  Thank you

                  5 votes
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                  • Create Power BI Report in Report Server using shared dataset created with Report Builder

                    We should be able to create Power BI Reports inside Report Server using shared dataset created with Report Builder since there is no option to share datasets throught PBI Reports.

                    14 votes
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                    • Dynamic page size

                      Could you please add dynamic page size base on display resolution? Lot´s of space is not used

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                      • Embed Power BI Report Server reports into extranet apps

                        Allow Embedding of Power BI Report Server Reports for Extranet Apps. Because of our clients needs data cannot leave our servers and be put on the cloud. Our existing SSRS reports are displayed using a report viewer object, however this will not work for PBIX. We need to ability to embed PBIX and display it externally. Is this going to be possible with Power BI report Server?

                        352 votes
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                          35 comments  ·  Report Server  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                          Wanted to post an update to one of the pieces called out for this item – In a future update for the product, we’re planning to do work to introduce support for ADFS/AAD in Power BI Report Server, and at the same time do work to enable your app to override user authentication in a secure way.

                        • recover deleted report

                          How to recover a deleted report in On-Prem Report server? It would be nice to have a soft delete option.

                          2 votes
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                          • Please put "Logout" button in Power BI Report Server

                            There is no option for user to logout from Power BI Report Server. Currently, when user wants to logout, user will just have to close the browser/tab. It would be nice to have the logout button. Please add this for security purposes.

                            41 votes
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                            • Add PowerBI Project template to VisualStudio

                              Similar to SSRS can we get PowerBI in VS for Report Server? Easy for managing all of the code in TFS and for deployments?

                              40 votes
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                              • Full Screen mode in Power BI Report Server

                                Power BI Report Server should have an option to open the report in Full Screen mode just as it has an option in Power BI Service . When we open reports in Power BI Report Server , we can view page in 3 options 1:) Fit to Width , 2:) Fit to Page and 3:) Actual size . Issue with these three mode is the page and header consumes a lot of space and we need to scroll to view to full report .

                                452 votes
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                                  backlog  ·  Riccardo Muti responded

                                  Thanks for the feedback! We have this on our backlog to consider for future releases.

                                • Allow outlook email accounts to login to Power BI

                                  I use my outlook.com email account for all email and other accounts. Please make the change so that outlook.com email accounts can login to Power BI. What's the downside?

                                  4 votes
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                                  • When will it be possible to send reports in pdf or pptx format from power bi report server to email?

                                    When will it be possible to send reports in pdf or pptx format from power bi report server to email?

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                                    • Report Server Schedule End time

                                      Add the ability to set an end time for scheduled refreshes.
                                      I would like to be able to do regular refreshes e.g. every 10mins but only during a small period such as 8am to 10am.

                                      3 votes
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                                      • Progress bar when downloading report

                                        there is no way to track howmuch size of a report has been downloaded so far. Can we please add this ?

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                                        • Support Power BI Report Server multiple instances on a single server

                                          Please add support for Power BI Report Server multiple instances on a single server. Like SQL Server Reporting Services : ability to change name, location, add, remove instance. On a mid/large report server farm, multiple instance helps a lot for progressive patching, ssrs subscription launch on different sql engine, etc.

                                          231 votes
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                                            53 comments  ·  Report Server  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                            planned  ·  Riccardo Muti responded

                                            Tons of helpful feedback here. Thank you!

                                            Several people asked why we removed support for multiple instances. Rest assured, we had no desire to do so. To release Power BI Report Server every few months, independently of SQL Server, we needed to develop a new installer separate from the SQL Server installer. (There was other customer feedback that called for a separate installer as well.) There’s simply more work for us to do to reintroduce multi-instance support within this new installer. We don’t yet have a timeframe to share, but yes, we do plan to reintroduce multi-instance support!

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