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  1. 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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  2. Publish only structure and not data

    The ability to publish only structure and not data would be really nice.

    today if I want to make a minor change (eg. correct a spelling error on a button) I Have 2 options :

    1) Uploade the change without updating data and hope no one uses the report until next update so data is 4 days old for 2 hours. (Holds breath)

    2) click Refresh, wait for Power BI to refresh 1 GB of data, save the dax file, publish = im waiting 5-10 minutes

    Taking this idea even further:
    It would be super nice if the file was…

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  3. treemap

    Hello, can we create visual similar to this in power bi

    In this visual they showed the service name between lowerlimit and upperlimit, if we have 2 service names in the same range, it shows both of them in that range.

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    https://www.ntia.doc.gov/files/ntia/publications/january2016spectrumwallchart.pdf

    I want to show this data like the 1st visual. I have tried treemap but it is grouping all fixed values and showing limits as 0.12 & 0.72

    but i need to show both values - 1st as 0.12-0.56 & 2nd as 0.56-0.72

    and b/n 0.56-0.72 both fixed & radio

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  4. TreeMap Visual

    Hello, can we create visual similar to this in power bi

    In this visual they showed the service name between lowerlimit and upperlimit, if we have 2 service names in the same range, it shows both of them in that range.

    full image

    https://www.ntia.doc.gov/files/ntia/publications/january2016spectrumwallchart.pdf

    In this, we can see between 0.56 & 0.72 , we have fixed and radio services & between 0.72 & 0.88 , we have satellite and radio

    I want to show this data like the 1st visual. I have tried treemap but it is grouping all fixed values and showing limits as…

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  5. TreeMap Visual

    Hello, can we create visual similar to this in power bi

    In this visual they showed the service name between lowerlimit and upperlimit, if we have 2 service names in the same range, it shows both of them in that range.

    full image

    https://www.ntia.doc.gov/files/ntia/publications/january2016spectrumwallchart.pdf

    In this, we can see between 0.56 & 0.72 , we have fixed and radio services & between 0.72 & 0.88 , we have satellite and radio

    I want to show this data like the 1st visual. I have tried treemap but it is grouping all fixed values and showing limits as…

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  6. Better visibility for table names in list in PBI Desktop Fields section

    In PBI Desktop on the right hand side there is a list of tables and their fields.
    When the fields in a table are shown, the sign and name of table is indented more to right than the field names. It looks illogical and also makes it more difficult to distinguish the end of one table and beginning of next one.

    Better visibility would be welcome.
    E.g. Swap the places of table sign and arrowhead or put frames around table name row or set a background color for table name row.

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  7. Fix "Remove a Visual" menu in Power BI Desktop

    The ability to remove a custom visual using Remove a Visual does not work with April 2020 release.

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  8. Change image option for static images

    Currently it is not possible to change existing image while preserving formatting since it requires adding new image and reformatting. This feature can be very similar to change picture function in Power Point. This is also helpful for themes with placeholder images.

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  9. Option to choose the number format in the desktop (Including thousand and decimal separator type)

    After changing the regional setting to European region the dat tab shows fields with point as thousand separator and comma as decimal separator. But in the report tab always thousand separator is always comma and decimal separator is point.

    This needs to be fixed, or there should be an option to select European number format.

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  10. Allow Power BI Desktop device code authentication

    Due to various challenges in SSO/federated login scenarios, a device code based authentication for PBI Desktop would be a much easier method than fixing proxy authentication, enabling IE Javascript and fixing unsecure login resources.

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  14. DAX command browserlanguage()

    Today we can use the dax command username() to receive the username. For multilingual scenarios it would be helpful having a dax command like browserlanguage(). We would be able to built filter for language tables.

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  15. Conditional Formatting Drill-through Option like Web URL

    Current right click requirement of drill through makes it hard to teach end users (especially executives, and especially in mobile) It can be very useful to have drill through function on table, matrix or other charts very similar to web URL conditional formatting recently released.

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  16. Report tooltips are not Working for custom visuals.

    Report tool tips are not supported for custom visuals and we see this as a limitation in the below documentation.

    https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/power-bi/desktop-tooltips#limitations-and-considerations

    Please implement this feature in Power BI as many users are looking for this feature

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  17. Visual level filter support for Buttons

    Since buttons have many conditional formating options now and they are affected by measures and other visuals, it is needed to assign individual visual level filters for buttons to make dynamic label and formatting changes for buttons.

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  18. Creating a calcutaled table useful at run-time as it happens for a measure

    I think it could be useful to define a calculated table starting from an imported table with Power Query. This calculated table should affect to the filters created in a report. Moreover, it should be possible to create a relationship between the calculated table and the table to filter downstream. The behaviour of this run-time calculated table should be similar to a measure.
    The run-time calculated table could be a good tip from the point of data-modeling view, reducing the effort for the report designing.
    Thanks

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  19. Need the ability to disable See Records feature in a visual

    The See Records feature can be both helpful and harmful. Harmful in the way that we don't want users to see most of the underlying data and just see counts. For those users that can see confidential data it is ok to see the records.

    Some of our fields are already calculated in the Query Editor so they are not measures. Therefore when we select the fields for our visuals it causes too many confidential fields to be exposed. There should be a way disable the See Records feature per visual. It should NOT be defaulted!!!

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  20. Don't change case of letters when applying query changes

    Give an option to not change upper case letters to lower case letters when applying changes from the Power Query Editor.

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