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  1. Increase Power BI Report server model size limit

    For enterprise solution with very large datasets, we need to maximize the size limit for a model.
    2G is nice improvement from 1G, but not enough.

    23 votes
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      2 comments  ·  Report Server  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • Customize Order of Fields in Filter Pane

      The current filters pane on the right hand side of the Power BI UI automatically sorts the filters in alphabetical order.

      We need to be able to customize the order the fields appear in these filter panes.

      13 votes
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        2 comments  ·  Report Server  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • "Edit in Power BI Desktop" for IE11

        An issue has been identified with the latest version of the Power BI Report Server (October 2017). When choosing to "Edit in Power BI Desktop" from the Report Server, if the path / file name as a space then it errors out in IE11, but works fine in Chrome.

        Please fix for the next release.

        http://community.powerbi.com/t5/Issues/Editing-to-Desktop-from-OnPremise-gives-Syntax-error/idc-p/338139

        Stuart

        12 votes
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          1 comment  ·  Report Server  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • Auto Logout when Idle

          Please include auto logout facility when Power BI Report Server is not in use after several minutes for data security. This is already available in SSRS, I hope this will also be available soon.

          6 votes
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          • Report Builder using shared dataset from Power BI Desktop/Service

            We should be able to create a paginated report using Report Builder / SSRS using a shared dataset built in Power BI Desktop / Service. We've spent a considerable amount of time creating a dataset that we can't build paginated reports off of.

            13 votes
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              3 comments  ·  Report Server  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            • Add the ability to categorize reports with virtual categories beside the folder structure

              Currently in the report server you are only allowed to group the reports based on folder structures, which we are using currently to manage also the permission needed to access the reports, but what we want as the we want to keep managing the permission based on folder structure but we want to view the reports based on different categorize and sub-categorize,

              The reason for this is that you want to manage the permission of reports in a different way than organizing the reports.

              we have like 700+ SSRS reports, and it is difficult to tie the permission structure with…

              57 votes
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                3 comments  ·  Report Server  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                under review  ·  Riccardo Muti responded

                Great idea, and thanks for your helpful description of the scenario. Others, chime in with your votes and comments here.

              • Sign out of Power BI Report Server

                It would be useful for Power BI Report Server end users to be able to sign out of report server giving them a piece of mind (albeit falsely) that they can leave a secured client machine without another user being able to use their session or to allow others to log in using a different account (for demo purposes or joint presentations etc.) on the same machine without the need to open up a browser in incognito mode or to clear browser history.

                31 votes
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                • Power BI desktop for report server preview features

                  Is it possible that al the features in Power BI desktop will be available in Power BI desktop for report server? Why the difference between the two?

                  3 votes
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                  • Scrolling Capability for Filters Tab on Web Interface of Power BI Report Server

                    In the web version of the Power BI Report Server (on-premise) solution, the filter tab does not allow for scrolling. When there are more than a few filters added or when the filters are expanded on a small screen, the rest of the filters get pushed off the screen, making them inaccessible since there is no scrolling capability.

                    Scrolling of the filters must be implemented for the filters tab to be useable for more than a few filters on the web version of Power BI Report Server. This seems more like a bug rather than a new feature request.

                    13 votes
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                      3 comments  ·  Report Server  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • Distinguish "Power BI Desktop" for Power BI Report Server

                      The "Power BI Desktop" tool for Power BI Report Server looks pretty much the same as the standard "Power BI Desktop" tool.
                      Please rename it to something like "Power BI Desktop for Power BI Report Server".
                      Also, why not have an icon to represent it? Such as including a server symbol behind the Power BI icon?
                      I understand the need to have different tools due to the different release cycles therefore would be important to make the On-Premises version is more specific.

                      30 votes
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                        3 comments  ·  Report Server  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • Allow comma or semicolon seperated list of users and/or groups when assigning security permissions

                        When you are setting up permissions in the October 2017 edition of Power BI Server (on premise). When you add security to a folder, or item you have to do it one group or user at a time.

                        You are unable to put in a comma or semicolon seperated list of groups or users when you define custom security on items.

                        This is a very slow process to add customized permissions.

                        It was much easier when you had sharepoint integrated mode, then you could assign permissions much faster using SharePoints permission granting interface.

                        6 votes
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                        • Advanced editor for SSAS Live Connections

                          Add to Power BI (service and Report Server) an option to edit the "Advanced options" for SSAS connections, such as CustomData, Roles, etc.

                          3 votes
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                          • KPI on Report Server web portal should allow .pbix Related Content

                            Currently, when creating a KPI for consumption on the Report Server web portal, the options for Related Content are None, Mobile report, or Custom URL. This does not allow for mobile Power BI reports to be linked seamlessly from the KPI in the Power BI mobile app, as entering a Custom URL will take the user to a web browser, where the mobile version is not an option.

                            Please consider adding Power BI reports as a possible option for Related Content.

                            9 votes
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                            • Make Phone Layout available in web browser

                              As of the August 2017 Preview of Power BI Report Server, the Phone Layout is only available for consumption in the Power BI Mobile app. I would like to see .pbix reports behave like .rsmobile reports, and adjust to the appropriate layout based on the user's screen width within a web browser.

                              9 votes
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                              • Power BI Report Server subsites

                                Please add possibility to create subsites on Power BI Report Server. Usually a subsite is needed when you want to split reports on different thematics, for different departments or users (Similar to Sharepoint subsites).

                                8 votes
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                                • Add Median & Percentile.EXC to the Aggregate Functions in Report Builder/SSRS

                                  From the various blogs and websites I've read over the years being able to calculate a Median and Percentile in Report Builder has been a longstanding issue with attempts to do so through code resulting in glitchy results at best, particularly if you're trying to do so and have several different Row Groups and Column Groups. Couldn't Median and Percentile.EXC Aggregate Functions just be added to Reort Builder so it's a simple to calculate as it currently is to calculate the Average? It seems kind of silly that this hasn't been done after all these years.

                                  13 votes
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                                  • Power BI Report Server Developer Edition

                                    Provide a Developer licensed version of Power BI Report Server that is free. This will provide many more paid users in the end. SQL Server has a free Developer Edition.

                                    5 votes
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                                    • Security/Data Driven visibility- Show/Hide report elements/pages based on Security

                                      I have a SSAS Tabular model and a PBI dashboard that has a live connection on this model.

                                      What I want to accomplish is hide/show buttons/bookmarks based on security and data inside the SSAS tabular model.
                                      I don't think this is possible in PBI bookmarks now but it would be a key feature.

                                      This feature is actually blocking us from going Prod.

                                      22 votes
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                                      • Google analytics

                                        Enable Scheduled Refresh for Google Analytics in Report Server

                                        4 votes
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                                        • Be able to schedule reports at different times than 00 and 30 after the hour

                                          the only available times in minutes for selection are 00 and 30 - we don't want all of our reports running at these times

                                          8 votes
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