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  1. Use Power BI Analysis Services Connector in Power BI Designer

    Explore Analysis Services cubes (tabular or multidimensional) in Power BI Designer using Power BI Analysis Services Connector, same way you can do in Power BI web environment.

    47 votes
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    planned  ·  1 comment  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  2. HP Vertica Support

    Adding support to connect to an HP Vertica database

    162 votes
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    20 comments  ·  Data Sources  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  3. Interactive dashboard tiles

    Working with the new dashboard, I'm all the time clicking on the tiles and expecting to have some kind of interactivity (filtering, selecting, ...) without immediately navigating to the underlying report.

    176 votes
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    6 comments  ·  Dashboard  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  4. Connect to AX

    Connect to AX Dynamics

    21 votes
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  5. 159 votes
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    15 comments  ·  Data Sources  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    planned  ·  Carl Perry responded

    We’re starting the planning for this work and will provide updates as we identify a timeline for delivering support for the different components of Dynamics AX.

  6. Interactive Geo maps on the dashoard

    The Geo maps are nice but it would good to be interactive like on the reports - drill into a country to see the breakdown by State and / City, etc.

    63 votes
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  7. Updatable PBIX/XLSX datasets

    A way to update datasets (so reports we can add new calculated fields, etc.). If that was fixed, I think my team could begin adopting

    55 votes
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  8. Edit or add queries from the web

    I imagine this is going to be included within the ability to edit connections, but I would like the ability to edit an existing query or add a new one from within Power BI. Another option would be to overwrite an existing spreadsheet with one including the new queries, though conflicts might get messy.

    88 votes
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  9. Table Total visibility

    In a grid the totals appear at the end. This is very irrirtating.
    The body of the report should be scrollable and the total should always be visible. it is very important for the viewer of the report to confiem the completeness of the report before viewing the details.

    67 votes
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    5 comments  ·  Reports  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  10. Direct Queries

    It appears that the Designer Preview always imports data. Please give a choice between caching and direct queries.

    63 votes
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  11. Create a view scenario where you can impersonate a viewer of a dashboard/report so that we can see exactly what the consumer sees.

    Create a view scenario where we can impersonate a named user so that we can see exactly what the consumer sees when they view a dashboard or report.

    33 votes
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    3 comments  ·  Dashboard  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    planned  ·  lorey responded

    We are planning to do this for data that is stored in the cloud. What models were you particularly interested in?

  12. Ability to remove data sources

    I'd like to remove a data source connection for a SSAS cube that has been moved to a different server, but I don't see a way to do this. Am I just missing something? If not, I see the data source list quickly filling up with connections that are no longer working. It's also difficult for my customers to determine which connection they should actually use.

    31 votes
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  13. Being able to open reports in BI Designer

    I think we should be able to open reports in BI Designer once they have been imported (or even in Excel). Right now, it's static and can lead to discrepencies between the original report and the one imported in the Dashboard.

    22 votes
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  14. MS-BI

    Hi :
    At present there are a lot of components in the MS-BI stack which we use, many of them in a disjointed manner. For example there is the SQL Server stack of ssis, ssas, ssrs. then there is office excel with pivot, powerpivot and powerview. Now there is PowerBI.

    We use all these components to cobble together a solution. We see it as MSBI, however I get a feeling that inside Microsoft there are different products, and therefore all of them do not get an 'integrated' focus. For example my suggestion on connectivity to SAP got a review that…

    33 votes
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  15. Discretisation

    I should be able to discretize (bucket) any of the measures dynamically. and the discretized labels should appear in the dimensions. So there should be something like 'calculated dimensions'.

    24 votes
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    3 comments  ·  Reports  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  16. open recent reports

    In PBI Designer there is an option to open an existing report. It would be great if this showed you a list of your most recently open reports (i.e. a MRU list). Even better would be if the MRU list synced across devices, just as it does for Excel/Word/PowerPoint these days.

    10 votes
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  17. 17 votes
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  18. Updated PowerView editor in Excel

    For a consistent experience it is important that the existing PowerView ribbon in Excel 2013 is also updated to the one that we have in the PowerBI Designer.

    21 votes
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  19. I would like to grab a table off a web page

    One of the best sources we should just have out of the box is access to financial data like stock quotes.

    12 votes
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  20. Allow me to link Excel spreadsheets in Team Sites.

    I don't have ownership of some excel documents so can't link them from OneDrive. I can only upload a static copy.

    Please let me link to one in a team site.

    7 votes
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