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  1. Focus Mode - Resize text on table and matrix

    It would be nice to automatically resize the characters in tables and matrices in focus mode as is the case with the graphic elements.

    If I create a table or matrix with font size 10, when I click on focus mode the table does not expand to full screen and the characters remain small

    5 votes
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      1 comment  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • Set format properties on new filter pane for all pages of a report in PBID with Custom Themes

      Use Custom Theme Json file settings to set new Filter Pane format properties.

      5 votes
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      • Ability to "Smooth Lines in Combo/Line Charts

        This option has been available in Excel

        40 votes
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        • Ability to rename items in the Selection Pane

          With the addition of the Selection Pane in the October 2017 release, it would be great to be able to rename these selections so that they are easily manageable.

          If you have multiple objects of the same name, i.e. Image, Text Box, it would be great to rename these (like in PowerPoint) so that you can clearly understand which ones you are hiding or making visible.

          133 votes
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          • enable formatting negative numbers

            enable formatting negative numbers with brackets or even changing color and still remains as number (not text and not currency).

            exactly like we have in Excel.

            5 votes
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            • Arrange order of filters in new filter Pane with default being alphabetical

              The new Filter Pane experience is wonderful but what I think is pivotal but missing is being able to custom arrange the order of the filters instead of having the ONLY order being alphabetical. If authors were to add 20-30 + filters in the pane with the most essential ones having their names start from - X, Y, Z then the users are forced to scroll all the way down instead of having these critical/mostly used filters on the top instead.

              4 votes
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              • Cancel Option when "Working On It"

                Please provide a cancel button/option when a DAX calculated column is processing.

                There are times when I create a calculated column, and the logic causes extremely long wait times for the column to evaluate on the table. My only option is to kill the background SSAS process or PBI Desktop, and reopen the report.

                My tables are about 1-6 million rows.

                114 votes
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                • Central Data Model for multiple pbix files allowing teamwork

                  Hello Power BI Team, In the November 2018 update the users in a project team would be able to copy/paste visuals across multiple pbix files but only if the data model is same (or very similar) in all the pbix files. In reality when multiple users in a team work on a report development they happen to make few unavoidable additions in data model of their respective pbix files. So it becomes difficult in the end to merge the team's work in a single pbix file.
                  Is it possible to structure Power BI in a way that there is a…

                  4 votes
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                  • Make visuals unselectable

                    I noticed in the Gartner Bakeoff report that you had used some filled shapes in the background to produce a nice looking report. E.g. having a blue bar on the left for the navigation pane.

                    However by clicking on the "background" it will bring that visual to the font and obscure any visualisations that should be on top of it.

                    There should be a way (possibly in the selection pane) of making it so an object cannot be selected to prevent this problem.

                    32 votes
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                    • More colors available on palette

                      We can import JSON themes with more than 8 colours but we can't pick from more than 8.

                      Corporate branding will often have a large selection of secondary colours so it would be good to be able to select from everything we put into a theme.

                      4 votes
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                      • enable/disable sheet for PDF export

                        When I export my report to PDF, it's going to export all of my sheets. Also the ones that I use for validation and error checking. I would like to see an option on every sheet to enable or disable it for the PDF export, so that I can run a PDF export of all the sheets that are important for my stakeholders.
                        Preferably you should be able to do this by simply right clicking on a sheet and selecting whether you want to enable or disable this sheet for the PDF export.

                        3 votes
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                        • insert page numbers to PDF reports in PBI desktop

                          pls insert page numbers to PDF reports in PBI desktop. Than we can include a table of contents to our reports

                          3 votes
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                          • Sort by breakdown in Waterfall

                            Waterfall in July 2017 update is cool. But it is looking really weird when the breakdown dimension is a period (ie. months that have a natural order). It would be great if the chart could be sorted by Breakdown dimension. On the example of months, we will be able to see the variation between 2 years by month in the right natural order (Jan, Feb, Mar, ...) instead of by value variation that is dificult to interprete

                            More details here:
                            https://community.powerbi.com/t5/Issues/Sorting-on-breakdown-attribue-of-waterfall-chart-not-working/idc-p/349280#M21430

                            43 votes
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                            • Allow to change Filter Card Name

                              Under Filters we are not allowed to change the name of the field. This is not consistent, since we are allowed to change the name of the fields when not in Filter pane by double-clicking. This was introduced a long time ago, however no such ability was added for fields dragged to Filters. This is especially important with introduction of Filters pane/card changes in November 2018 Desktop upgrade since we don't want our Business Users to see inconsistent field names between visuals and filters.

                              3 votes
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                              • KPI visualization - allow customization of Goal

                                We use the KPI visual to compare several current year KPI to last year's. Last year numbers always appear as Goal which is misleading and if we can customize this text would be very helpful.

                                14 votes
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                                • Button Actions: Add Tooltip report page option

                                  With the new Buttons feature added in April 2018, I'd like to see an action/option to display a Tooltip report page. With custom tooltips we can display more information about our reports by referencing a custom page. I'd like to use this feature in conjunction with buttons to finally have "more information" icons throughout my report.

                                  I'm sure a custom information popup could be integrated into every visual, but I feel this method provides a higher level of customization.

                                  How to Enable:
                                  1) Add an information button to the report page.
                                  2) Under Action, select Tooltip
                                  3) Have a drop…

                                  21 votes
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                                  • Disable "Welcome to Power BI Desktop" Nag Screen

                                    The "Welcome to Power BI Desktop" screen that comes up when you open Power BI Desktop is really, really annoying. I know there's a registry hack that will turn it off, but it also disables the new version alert, which I like, especially for intra-month bug fix releases. Can you please either get rid of the screen or give us the option to turn it off separately from the version notifications?

                                    33 votes
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                                    • Ad-hoc Highlighting and Filtering across de-selected visuals

                                      Ad-hoc highlighting and filter was disabled with the Oct.2018 release. In my opinion, this is a major set back because now my evaluation context is now limited to what is visible on the canvas. The ability to carry your evaluation context across multiple visualizations with the use of bookmarks needs to be enabled. See my community post below for additional information

                                      https://community.powerbi.com/t5/Desktop/Glitch-Evaluation-Context-Ad-hoc-highlighting-Oct-2018-Release/td-p/562546

                                      3 votes
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                                      • Power KPI Matrix

                                        Need Tool-tips for spark-line in "Power KPI Matrix" to display Comment when the trend is out of limits. Something similar available for Line Chart.

                                        4 votes
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                                        • Export Bookmarks in Powerpoint presentation

                                          With the update of latest feature "Bookmark" in Power BI desktop, we can create as many bookmarks as we want in single report. I think its best idea to convert all these bookmarks into "PowerPoint " presentation in order to share with Colleagues or Management.

                                          104 votes
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