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  1. Add support for accessing Informix DBs

    Would like to be able to access IBM Informix Data Sources

    15 votes
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  2. Add Perecentage Data Type to Power BI designer app.

    % fields does not work with Power BI. Things like VTB%,YOY% etc. gets aggregated.

    1 vote
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  3. Podio

    Podio.com is a very useful business app for SMB

    30 votes
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  4. Gages need more control over settings

    I have a Gage that displays a metric of 16.5, Target of 14, Min of 0 and Max of 30. But with all that information, I STILL don't know if I'm on target or not. Should I be BELOW 14, or ABOVE it? If I'm a NASCAR pit crew being measured by time (seconds) for a pit stop, 16.5 seconds is slow (LOWER is better). If I'm measuring Profit Margin, then HIGHER is better. You need ONE MORE setting on the control to indicate the desired DIRECTION.

    Also, from there, if you color shade the arch from green to red…

    2 votes
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  5. Embed reports into number visualizations

    The possibility to embed a report into the visualization of a number created with the “Ask a question about the data on this dashboard” feature, so that the user would be able to click on the number, and visualize the respective report.

    1 vote
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  6. office

    We need to be able to publish resulting Reports/Dashboards from Power BI into SharePoint Online (in O365 plan).
    For the time being Power BI sites in Project Online SharePoint Sites are only accepting Excel files for instance.

    1 vote
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  7. 5 votes
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  8. Hybris Ecommerce Plattform

    As ecommerce praticioner we would like to connect to the Hybris Plattform.

    12 votes
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  9. 3 votes
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  10. 1 vote
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  11. 1 vote
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  12. Filter design option of drop down vs multi select option

    Most every other reporting tool has this.

    30 votes
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  13. 1 vote
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  14. SSAS Should work correctly in a WSFC and be cluster aware

    Right now, SSAS can be installed in a clustered configuration, but it is just a generic service and does not properly use the underling Windows Server failover cluster like the SQL Server database engine. SSAS should work the same as SQL Server and be properly protected.

    2 votes
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  15. Data communication with SQL Azure from POWER BI

    Now we have an option of connecting to sql azure from Office 2013 Excel sheet.We can use Power Query or Power Pivot to create models in excel but if we can have an option to connect sql azure from POWER BI SAAS based application like we are connecting to SALESFORCE to get real time data then it will be really helpful.I know there are number of configurations required to connect sql azure,but i guess it can be done by MICROSOFT to pull a data source and pinning the reports in dashboard.

    19 votes
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    under review  ·  Miguel.Llopis responded

    As you point out, currently you can use Power Query or the Power BI Designer to author reports based on SQL Azure data sources. You can then publish these reports to the Power BI Service and refresh them, create dashboards on top, etc.

    We’re considering improving this in the future to also enable “live connections” to the data source, without the need to import data from them as happens today.

  16. Connect to GitHub without forcing user to provided access to all private and public repos.

    I would like to try GitHub as a data source but when I attempt to connect it to my account PowerBI requests full access to all public and private repos. Would be nice if I could test it on just my public repos and if it proved useful then connect it to my full account.

    3 votes
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  17. Allow grouping attributes and measures in a custom group with custom label

    Especially connecting to SSAS Tabular model which might be very complex and may have 1000s of attribute and lots of measures, it would be nice to see them in customized group that is more suitable to business's need. it would be easy for end user to find the measures and fields from the field well..

    4 votes
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  18. Preferred Sources!

    Rank or show preferred sources, such as authoritative or preferred industry sources when searching for data sources. There are a lot of data sources out there, and it would be nice to have preferred/authoritative sources come up versus less-preferred sources.
    If not part of the tool, the ability for our Org to apply filters or preferences to our users, that would be nice as well!

    Thanks!

    2 votes
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  19. Region maps within Power BI

    The PowerView dashboard will become more robust when it is possible to have regions integrated into the maps (such as country/City/Zipcode/County etc.). In the Power BI designer Preview it seems that the first step has been taken to build this functionality and further development of this feature would be a great. Seeing the filters/slicers work directly on an interactive map (that are not just bubbles but can actually represent a geographical location) is a very powerful visual tool.

    17 votes
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    1 comment  ·  Dashboard  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    Hi Thomas, I think you’re asking for a feature that already exists. You can use the ‘Filled Map’ visualization type in both the Designer and on the web. They’re fully interactive and filters/slicers work with them.

    The only limitation is that you can’t pin them to the dashboard – is this your request? We are working on that!

  20. Share: Include the Share feature for designer and reports, even if it can't be shared, to explain that along with what you can do instead

    Share - How To: Include the Share feature for designer and reports, even if it can't be shared, to explain that fact. Also, always have the help imbedded at the spot where it says you can't to explain the ways that you can. All of this is primarily designed to share. Eliminate dead ends with redirects.

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