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  1. 34 votes
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  2. Moving Object with arrow keys

    It would be very helpfull (in designing side) if we were able to move objects in the space with arrow keys.

    31 votes
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    completed  ·  Nick Caldwell responded

    This one is completed but I see some great follow-on ideas in the comment thread. Please re-submit!

  3. Should be able to sort the value for axis or legend when showing in chart

    Say when there are three distinct values in the field of an Axis, like 12/20, 12/21, 12/22, we should be able if need to sort them in asc or desc when showing in the chart. Currently, they come out in a random order

    27 votes
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  4. Add ability to create network graphs in Power View

    In Power View - be able to add Network Graph to visualize chart like relationships between entities.

    26 votes
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  5. 25 votes
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  6. Enlarge or Expand a Visualization to fill canvas.

    Unable to enlarge or expand a visualization to cover the full canvas. This feature was in the Power View add-on for Excel and would be useful in the dashboard.

    24 votes
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  7. Show the KPI in the new Power BI Report

    My report is reading from a tabular cube that has a KPI. I can't seem to show the traffic lights from the KPI in this report. Is this not available?

    21 votes
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  8. Drill through to another report refresh with Live connection

    Currently the drill through functionality to another report doesn´t seem to work correctly for Live connections. The first time works, but when going back and changing the drill through, the target report doesn´t refresh automatically. This is confusing for end users, because you don´t always realize that the data have not been refreshed. The Power BI support team acknowledged this problem and proposed I create a ticket in the "Idea" category. It seems more like a bug to me then anything else, but hereby the idea to make the drill through to another report functionality always refresh the target report…

    20 votes
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    completed  ·  Amanda Cofsky responded

    We’ve fixed this issue now and are rolling out the fix this week. If you don’t see it working yet, you should see it by next week.

  9. Table styling options similar to Excel

    Hi Power BI team.

    I was hoping if you could consider giving us the ability to style tables in a similar way to Excel:


    • Customise header

    • Format first column

    • Format last column

    • Banded rows

    • Banded columns

    • Customise footer (last/total row)

    The idea is that we should be able to customise the following for the aforementioned items: background colour, foreground (font) colour, as well as the font type, size and formatting (normal, bold, italic).

    We should also be able to show/hide total (last) row. At the moment it is always visible.

    Some users could say the same for the header (the…

    20 votes
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    4 comments  ·  Reports  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    This is available for tables in Power BI. In the July release of Power BI Desktop, we included options for predefined table styles. You also have the option to customize the grid, format of the headers, turn on/off totals, etc. manually through the formatting pane.

  10. Create a word cloud visualization and do word count analysis

    There is a lot of data in paragraphs of text, I'd like for PowerBI to do some analysis on this text to find out word counts, and even offer a word cloud visualization

    20 votes
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  11. Use Excel sheet as a Report Surface

    Build and format a report on a regular Excel sheet and then upload it to the Power BI site retaining all the functionality.

    20 votes
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  12. Sorting on a Slicer

    Allow you to sort slicers alphabetically ascending or descending - currently their are no sorting options. Also, sorting based on another field in the same table would be really handy.

    18 votes
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  13. Ability to create hyperlinks directly in PowerBI

    We expose the data via SSAS tabular model. And we do have some URL columns also in our datasets. we expect a functionality that when user pull in URL field into table/matrix layout, it will be displayed as hyperlink.

    17 votes
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  14. Excel-like Slicers

    Slicers like in Excel in order to highlight only the (cross-)filtered items. Associative analysis with the existing slicer functionality is not possible.

    17 votes
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  15. Allow me to define a constant 'maximum value' of a radial gauge via a text box (same for minimum value, target value, etc.)

    At the moment, a radial gauge's current/maximum/minimum/target are all defined by some statistical value. However, very often I just want some CONSTANT value to be my maximum, minimum, etc.

    17 votes
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  16. Adding pictures or shapes to canvas

    Is there any way to add shape/picture support? And make it easy to add texts inside of the shapes?

    17 votes
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  17. Library of Crowd-Sourced Visuals

    There should be a place where power-users can upload all the custom visuals they are developing. This should be a public forum for everyone to browse for the newest, hottest visuals.

    16 votes
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  18. Collaboration tools for editting report

    Features for collaborating on the same report from multiple users. Currently only one person can edit a report and share it with co-workers. In order to merge the designer file we have to manual copy and paste a lot of queries.

    16 votes
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  19. Totals

    I use to work with matrix , I need to replace de text "Total" instead of another text, Ex: "Total Gross Profit"

    15 votes
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  20. Customize Legend/Data in graphs/maps/charts

    There should be the ability to customize the legend/data in a graph/map/chart/etc.:
    - Change the order (Sort A-Z, Z-A, programmed order, manual manipulation)
    - Order linked to several graphs and tables
    - Change name
    - Change data point
    - Link the colors and order from graph to graph
    - Number format ($#.##0.00; #####; 00000; 00,000; etc.)
    - Change font characteristics (font, bold, italicized, size, etc.)

    15 votes
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