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  1. custom image on button

    Buttons would be much more useful if we could add a custom icon/image to them. The current choices of arrows, reset, help, Q&A, etc. are too limited.

    Thanks,

    81 votes
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      8 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • "Apply slicers to all pages of a report" needs to include custom visuals

      In the "Allows Slicers to apply to all Pages of a Report" request, Microsoft resolved the issue only for built in slicers. Need this functionality to work for ALL slicers, both built in and custom.

      131 votes
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        3 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • Workday function to become available

        Enable the use of workday function from Excel. This is a very useful function which enables the calculation of projected TATs vs targets.

        14 votes
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          2 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • Power BI PDF export per Bookmark

          I like the new PDF export function of Power BI desktop, but i would like more to extend this with bookmark support, to export every bookmark as one PDF page!
          So one report could be reuses with different parameter especially when building bigger documents

          22 votes
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            5 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • Make Desktop available through Microsoft Update (for versions of Windows before Windows 10)

            In September 2017 we announced that Power BI Desktop is available through the Windows Store, giving automatic updates: https://powerbi.microsoft.com/en-us/blog/power-bi-at-ignite-2017-announcing-enterprise-ready-capabilities-for-establishing-data-culture-at-scale/

            If you're not able to update to Windows 10, vote for this idea so that Power BI Desktop can be made available through Microsoft Update to older versions of Windows.

            309 votes
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              28 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            • Grouping visuals in the selection pane like in the bookmark pane

              Recently the bookmark pane got updated with the ability to group bookmarks together. I'd really like to have such a feature for the visuals in the selection pane as well. This allows users to quickly toggle the visibility of a group of visuals.

              12 votes
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                1 comment  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              • Smaller shapes in scatter charts

                The size of the shapes in scatter charts can be adjusted, but the 0 % size is too large. More scale should be added to the lower end, to allow for small points which help to make charts with lots of data much more readable.

                The problem has been discussed here: https://community.powerbi.com/t5/Desktop/scatter-chart-point-size/td-p/37760

                This idea is similar: https://ideas.powerbi.com/forums/265200-power-bi-ideas/suggestions/14905752-allow-constant-point-size-in-scatter-visualization

                53 votes
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                  3 comments  ·  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.

                  9 votes
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                    2 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                  • Relative Date filter week Mon-Sun

                    the Relative Date filter options for the calendar week goes from sunday through saterday.

                    Most companies I know, go from Monday through Sunday. Please give us the option to choose in the filter, or set it though the localization.

                    454 votes
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                      67 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • Load custom Theme (JSON file) by default at launch

                      I have a JSON file with a theme that I apply to most of my reports. Right now I have to import it anew every time I launch Power BI or create a new file. It would be great if it was possible to direct Power BI Desktop to load that custom file by default at at launch

                      8 votes
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                        1 comment  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • Allow Tooltip Pages to be used in matrix/table

                        Please allow Tooltip Pages to be used in matrix/table also - not just in charts.
                        Thank you

                        80 votes
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                          2 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • postgres

                          Live link connect to postgres

                          13 votes
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                            0 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • Hierarchy sort up side down

                            Please add feature where we can choose sorting for hierarchy.
                            Right now if I add hierarchy to matrix my rows will be sorted in this order:
                            Parent 700
                            Middle1 300
                            Child1 100
                            Child2 200
                            Middle2 400
                            Child3 400
                            Total 700

                            Where Middle1 is made of Child1&Child2 so sum is 400 and sum for Parent is 700 having all of the leaf level notes summed up.

                            For some hierarchies it would be good to have reverse order, so first we see child nodes and than sum of those nodes so something like this:

                            Child1 100
                            Child2 200
                            Middle1 300
                            Child3 400 …

                            5 votes
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                              1 comment  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • Allow resizing of slider bars

                              Currently the slider filter box can be resized but not the slider itself which is always bulky.

                              6 votes
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                              • KPI Color Coding customizable

                                The color coding has some bad effects for us.
                                We simply want to show if something is under or over budget.
                                The custom visual Cards with states by OKViz does it right for us, but the goals are missing.

                                For example we are 1.2 mil of costs under budget of 2.4 millions. That should give a green color. But if we are for example 40'000 above budget it still shows green. But the business reality is that 40'000 over budget is red. So for our business it is wrong. The truth should be under 0 is green. Over zero it…

                                25 votes
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                                  2 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                • Don't limit download data file sizes

                                  Don't limit download data file sizes

                                  Right now I need to be able to download a large csv from Power BI desktop and I'm getting the error message: "Data Exceeds the Limit" and "Your data is too large . Some data sampling may occur". And right now the table doesn't even appear to be that large: 6 columns x 811 rows.

                                  Idea: Please remove the governor on the ability to download large CSV files.

                                  216 votes
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                                    19 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                  • Add the option to have 2 legends on the standard "Map" visual

                                    On the "map" visual you are only able to add one legend which is a color legend. Often times you need two legends. Several other BI tools like Tableau provide the option to have a legend based on "Shapes" and a legend based on "color". For example. If I want to make all points on my map of people that are born in the USA a circle, born in Mexico a Square, and born in "other" a star. Then have another legend that shows those older than 25 green and those younger than 25 red. This would make the maps…

                                    18 votes
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                                    • Dynamic scaling of the numbers in table/Matrix

                                      It would be great to have the ability to change the numbers/measures dynamically same as like charts.

                                      Rightnow we can Display Units either T,M,B,T but Auto option is not available.

                                      11 votes
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                                      • Allow Model Authors to Create Hidden Bookmarks (Not Shown to End Users)

                                        Often as a model author, I like to create Bookmarks for key scenarios. I might need them to debug or recreate filters. Or if multiple authors working on the model, this can be used for easily discussing specific issues.

                                        It would be really useful, for authors to be able to define bookmarks and then mark them as Hidden from End User.

                                        3 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.

                                          8 votes
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