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  1. December "Hidden" icon for visuals in selection toolbar

    The new icons for "Hidden" and "Viewable" visuals from the December update on the selection toolbar is not easy to use. It's really hard to quickly see what is hidden and what isn't. When I have 50+ visuals in the selection toolbar tied to multiple bookmarks then new icons become a hindrance.

    Please return to the old icon style as this change has been a major step backward in usability.

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    • Pin/Lock Visual Header to Always On

      I would like to turn the drill through visual header to "always on" instead of it functioning only as a hover over option. This would direct new users to the visual and it's advanced features.

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      • Timeline as second label in x-axis

        Have in column and line charts a timeline under the x-axis label (like Excel have with Pivot Table), as a separated label, related to the time of events on the chart, such as having a daily chart with the events description and the time they occurred. Should be possible to sort by this timeline.

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        • Identify orphan measures and redundant columns

          A way to easily identify redundant columns and orphan measures that are not in use in the model and probably were created during development.

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          • Custom sort on tables, table fields and measures

            I would like to create a data model that is sorted by the order of importance of my organization. Just to give a quick example:

            I would like my data model that had this order:

            Tables:
            Calendar
            Accounts
            Brands
            Products
            etc..

            To achive this i have to this workaround:
            1 Calendar
            2 Accounts
            3 Brands
            4 Products
            etc..

            This would be an ok solution(to be nice) if i didnt wanted to do the exact same thing on the table fields and especially on measures...

            Taking table Calendar for example. The order I would like to have is:
            Date
            CurFiscalYearOffset
            CurMonthOffset …

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            • Conditional Data Refresh - (Proceed table refresh only if Conditions are met)

              Short Desc: Often I would like to refresh my report only if certain conditions in the DB are met. Like DID my Daily table Refresh complete? Is the latest Prices available? Are all my 100 products updated before I can report them?

              Long Desc: Like in many enterprises, there is never a set time when a ETL/Database refresh might complete. In my organization we have several dataset that complete at different time depending on the region and size of the data. So when I schedule my reports, I would like to check if its really a good time to report…

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              • could't load the model schema

                Dear Team,

                Request you to plese resolve this error as i installed the free trail version of Power BI but below error is coming

                couldnt load the model schema as i tried all solution online but did not find solution

                Feedback Type:
                Frown (Error)

                Timestamp:
                2018-12-17T10:15:12.7894019Z

                Local Time:
                2018-12-17T15:45:12.7894019+05:30

                Session ID:
                4d8f7cd8-903f-49c1-b543-08646170ada9

                Release:
                December, 2018

                Product Version:
                2.65.5313.701 (18.12) (x64)

                Error Message:
                Couldn't load the model schema.

                OS Version:
                Microsoft Windows NT 6.1.7601 Service Pack 1 (x64 en-US)

                CLR Version:
                4.5.1 or later [Release Number = 378758]

                Peak Virtual Memory:
                1.98 GB

                Private Memory:
                360 MB

                Peak Working Set:
                454…

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                • Enable ability to temporarily turn off recalc of calculated tables and calculated columns

                  After creating calculated table (that takes a long time to calculate) everytime I create a new measure, I must wait for the table to recalculate. This wastes a lot of my time. I would like the ability to temporarily turn off the recalculation of calculated tables and columns while I edit the model. Then turn it back on when I'm ready to check how it works.

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                  • PBI Desktop Salesforce Reports connector - option to return list of reports ordered by last accessed

                    In Power BI Desktop, when I use Salesforce Reports connector to get data, it returns the first 10,000 reports in alphabetical order.

                    Unfortunately, we have close to 20,000 reports and the reports I need to use are not in this first 10,000. I do not want to rename them all with a prefix to 'force' them to the top of the alpha order as we have a defined set of report naming standards.

                    In Power BI web, when I use the Salesforce Reports service content pack, it returns the list of reports with the reports I most recently accessed at…

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                    • Live connection (to SSAS) in mixed (dual) mode

                      Ability to connect to SSAS live in mixed mode. Combine different sources in one report (SSAS live, SQL Server import etc.)

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                      • MFA in Power BI Desktop

                        Some sources now require several steps of an authentification (MFA). Could you enable that option when connecting to a data source in Desktop?

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                        • Custom Sorting and Multi-Filtering are Must Haves

                          I am Certified in Power BI and use it daily. I might have missed these features and forgive me if I did, but it doesn't appear that you can sort other than alphabetically, nor can you apply more than one sort/filter to a table or Matrix- If you could add these 2 things, I'm sold for life!

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                          • sign in

                            Clearly there are some sign in challenges that MSPBI is facing. Perhaps let's start by fixing one at the very beginning. When the user selects 'Sign in' when using the desktop, the free-form field where the user types needs to have a label. Do I put my PW there, my username, or what my favorite food is. Help me!

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                            • make custom json theme the default

                              I tried to vote on this, but it wouldn't let me. I'd like to be able to load a custom json file theme by default at launch

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                              • Allow for smaller size markers

                                Allow for the markers on scatter and line charts to be sized smaller.

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                                • Improved Line chart visualization

                                  The default line chart visual needs better functionality:

                                  1. We need to be able to put a measure on the X and Y axes.
                                  2. The line chart needs a "Details" box like the Scatter visual.

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                                  • Export Bookmark's Story Tell as a PowerPoint/PDF...

                                    Power BI Desktop needs to have more natural way to export data, as it have lot of connectors to import data... It must be able to export information in a easy way.

                                    Not only export report pages to PDF, maybe interesting use Bookmarks pane as a Story Teller and from there have the possibility to export to PDF, Powerpoint, ....

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                                    • Add a checkbox on the Power BI Desktop welcome screen to not show again.

                                      A simple check box on the welcome screen to disable would be very beneficial for Power BI Desktop. We only have a handful of users of this product and it should not be necessary to have to make registry changes to disable the welcome screen.

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                                      • Allow Report Level Filter Pane/Filter Cards Formatting

                                        Super tedious to format the colors of the filter pane for each individual tab, would be great to alter one and it update the pane format throughout the entire dashboard.

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                                        • Show were a report was previously published

                                          Allow a user to see what folder a report was previously published to. I have multiple folders that i use and have access to and do not always remember where specific reports have been published. The current work around is to access the Web interface and find the report and associated folder.

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