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  1. Have the visualization icons colored

    As soon as we click the chart icon, we are presented with all possible visualizations possible.

    If its colored we can locate them in a snap.

    Grey icons causes fatigue

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    • Need the ability to configure size limits on the preview page. Large tables sometimes only show a few records.

      In the PowerBI Designer data preview screen, it would be good to have an option to have more data in the preview window. Currently tables get limited and the records shown are sometimes not helpful in data exploration

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        Hi James. Thanks for adding your suggestion! Why do you need to be able to see more data in the Query view? It’s designed to be a preview so you can quickly set up the transformations or manipulation you need to do to get your data into the right format. If you’re looking to do analysis on the data, the Report view is the place to do it (there you have filters, sorting etc. that don’t affect the data and are applied to your entire dataset).

      • Query Fields <> Report Fields

        I choose a subset of columns in the Query area, but all columns show in the Report area; I am expecting them to be same as in PowerPivot.

        I am so impressed with what you are doing with this - you are going to set the competition on their heels.

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        • Locales

          Please add other locales, the Russian to be exact... Can't use your beautiful app!

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          • Direct connection to web service without Excel spreadsheet?

            Direct connection from dashboard to web service?

            Is there a way, in HTML5 and JS, to create a connection to a WebService and create a chart? Especially if I do not have a spreadsheet.

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            • dock 'show' panes in desktop workspace layout

              We have had a request to be able to dock the 'Show' panes (i.e. Visualizations, Fields, Bookmarks, etc) within the Power Bi Desktop workspace. Currently, by default they are to the right of the workspace, but our user would like to be able to move these to the bottom or left-hand side. This would operate similarly to how Visual Studio and SQL server allow you to organize your workspace. Thanks!

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              • Slicer - Select all stay on top all the time

                Could you please freeze option: Select all at the top and make it visible all the time? The problem is, when I filter something, this option is automatically imvisible. But I need to reduce count of rows in slicer and then choose Select all of these rows. Please.

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                • Quick measure for accumulated values

                  Add a quick measure to create a column with the accumulated values from other column. This is often necessary and difficult to make.

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                  • multi select pages (to hide)

                    I want to select pages at once and take actions(delete, hide and hide off).

                    it would be nice.

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                      • Expand/Collapse folders in Field pane

                        When searching for an attribute or a measure in the field list all folders/tables are automatically expanded to show the underlying items that match the search criteria. It would however be a significant UX improvement if the expanded folders where collapseable one by one in the field list.

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                        • add row(s) with DAX

                          Sometimes we just need to add a row to our table with minimum hazzle.

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                          • Theme Designer

                            Simply put, make it easy to create a theme in Power BI Desktop. Let us export it for later use or others to use.

                            Creating .json files is ideally not something I want to do

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                            • group level filter & multiple assignment of visual level filter

                              Being able to create a group of filters, like slicer's groups, so you don't need to insert for each visual all the filters you want. Interesting when we are talking 4+ filters.

                              Being able to, when multiple visuals are selected, insert the visual level filters, affecting all the selected visuals.

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                              • When closing Advanced Query editor, don't confirm loss of changes when no changes have been made

                                I get a prompt "Discard Query Changes" cancelling out of Advanced Editor when no changes have been made.

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                                • Power BI Desktop Import and Export Report Layout / Model

                                  Ability to export to a file the report layout of the PBIDEsktop file and then import to another.

                                  And the same thing to the model.

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                                  • Relocated the header sorting function in table & matrix visual to the right-click context menu

                                    I've found it frustrating when I've clicked on a row/column heading in a matrix/table visual (whether by accident or to bring it into context) - and it ends up sorting the visual by that column. I think many users would still be more used to the concept of clicking and selecting a cell such as in Excel, which does not function quite the same in various Power Bi contexts. I would suggest this frustration could be removed by simply adding sort asc/desc options to the right-click context menu that already exists when clicking on a row/column header. Left click would…

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                                      I'd like to be able to open csv files with PBI Desktop and have it understand that I want to create a pbix file using the csv file as a data source.

                                      Bonus points if this works from a folder of csv files.

                                      Gold star if this works from Powershell on a folder of csv files.

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                                      • I wanted to create a finance report where user want should have facility to select multiple currency i.e. USD, GBP etc & according to that m

                                        I wanted to create a finance report where user want should have facility to select multiple currency i.e. USD, GBP etc & according to that my report data should get changed. Can anybody please suggest how to handle such requirement. also we have exchange rate data, date wise which we have to use for currency conversion. Please suggest how to handle such report requiremnet

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                                        • Advanced view to see filters at once

                                          I'd like to have a advanced view to see all the visual level and page level filters in one table (plus the data source where the filtering column is coming from). At the moment hovering is time consuming and errors happen a lot.

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