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  1. F4

    Like in Excel, pressing F4 would repeats the last command or action.
    It would be very useful, especially when picking custom colors for different visuals and you don't want to use the Format Painter.

    2 votes
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  2. Ability to drop a measure into a visual filter field...

    Why can I not drag and drop a measure into a visual filter field? This just seems SO obvious... The only thing that I can make work is to type in a value (e.g. 3).

    4 votes
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  3. Not possible to display years without a decimal on the x-axis of charts

    Having an SSAS multidim datasource it's not possible to create a chart with years on the x-axis displayed properly. The year 2016 is displayed as 2,016 without any options to change it to a proper format. In the underlying cube Year is defined as an Integer. Either formatting from the cube should be used as default in Power BI or the should be an option where you could display numbers as integers, but without decimals. I consider this a bug that needs to be corrected asap. Especially with the new drilldown options in Line charts in August revision of Power…

    1 vote
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  4. Enable (user entered) Title Text for Stacked bar and column charts

    On Stacked Bar charts and Line and stacked column charts, the axis used to split quantities or $values by a category (eg status or sales groups) requires a user-defined title text. This functionality was available in Excel.

    Where an axis is indicating the cumulative quantity or value - eg in a Line and Stacked Column chart, the x axis might be 'Week Reported' and the y axis is showing 'Open outside SLA', 'Open within SLA', 'Closed within SLA' and 'Closed outside SLA'...

    If you switch Y axis (column) title ON, you get 'open outside SLA.... etc as the axis title…

    1 vote
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  5. Problem to update data when coming from excel download extraction from webapps

    Be able to change the name or location of the input file to be analysed, if the data structure is the same as the original file used but the filename of the file extracted changes. Currently we need to manually copy paste data from the last extraction to the file originally defined to be able to update the reports

    1 vote
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  6. formatting each report page

    There should be an easy way to format the page and the placement and size of the visuals on it. For example there is no grid or ruler on the page.
    Something what PowerPoint offers, aligning all the graphs visuals easily

    2 votes
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  7. Always expand last expanded property on the property pane when you change focus to a different visual

    Does often happen, especially when doing the finishing touches of a dashboard, of need modify the same property of all (or almost all) the contained visuals (ex. General or Border). Once i finished to edit the properties and change the focus to the next i'd like to have the same property expanded to speed up this activity.

    Simple but very appreciable, imho.

    1 vote
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  8. Support for Custom UI

    Support for Custom UI in Dashboards using HTML / CSS, Scripts like SharePoint designer. Present options for formatting is not at all sufficient for different requirements we are getting from our clients. Also so many bugs are there in existing formatting options. i.e. Data Labels are not showing some time, borders getting vanished sometime.

    1 vote
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  9. Gridlines option for Desktop report development area

    It can get a bit messy trying to make the visuals attractive. I know we can use the x and y, but having a grid background option would make it easier

    4 votes
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  10. Multi-column sort on data view

    Please implement a stable sorting algorithm on the data view of Power BI Desktop. It would allow me to view the details of my data without creating some ugly sort key. It's a small thing, but would make my life easier. Thanks!

    3 votes
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  11. 6 votes
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  12. Allow user to Change the font size in visualzation and fields panes

    Allow user to Change the font size in visualzation and fields panes.
    In the Options for Power BI Desktop, add controls so a user can set the font size for the text in the Visualization Pane and Fields Pane. Add a separate controls for setting the thumbnail size for the visualization icons in the visualization pane. When using a high resolution monitor, the current fonts are vey small.

    2 votes
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  13. 2 votes
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  14. Drag select in slicer and default Search icon

    When you have 100 items in a slicer, it would be good to have Drag and select multiple. Search icon is difficult to find for users. would be good if its visible without any clicks.

    3 votes
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  15. Ability to see Power BI an as EffectiveUser in Power BI Desktop from Tabular Model

    When editing a tabular model you have the option to analyze in excel and specify the user you want to be to verify roles are working correctly, or you can specify it in the connection string with EffectiveUser. There doesn't seem to be a way to do that in Power BI Desktop.

    1 vote
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  16. Power BI prerequisities are missing

    Prerequisite for this tool is missing (like: Windows 7 and higher, 64 bit OS, .NET 4.62 and higher, I7 and 64GB RAM and more). What is wrong when nothing from Power BI is being able to start after regular successful install?

    1 vote
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  17. Content pack

    I have a content pack ,how do i get it in power bi desktop what options do i have

    1 vote
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  18. fields

    I'm building up a large number of fields in a model that we publish to the company. It would be helpful if we could include some comments as a fly out of what the field does/measures/calculates so users can better understand what the purpose of the field is.

    5 votes
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  19. Transport Power BI Web to Desktop

    Improve the ability to open a Web Based Power BI in the Desktop version

    1 vote
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  20. Change KPI goal calculation to % OF goal rather than % TO goal

    Currently the KPI goal is calculated based on the gap from the goal. For example if my goal is 100 and the actual value is 90, it shows as -10%. I'd like an option to change it to 90%.

    2 votes
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