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  1. Conditional Formatting for Total and Subtotals in Matrices

    The recent addition of conditional formatting for values is wonderful. However, it would be great to have the ability format subtotals and totals, as the variation on those fields are often even more important to draw attention to.

    2,423 votes
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  2. Totals in stacked column charts

    During several presentations I get questions regarding the total of stacked columns. In the current situation you can select to label all the parts of the stacked column but no grand total. I would like to see the option to add a label to the Visuals which shows the total of the stacked column (this counts for values only). Ideally this total would deviate together with the drilldowns you select, so it stays interactive whatever filters you select or subsets you create on your dashboard.

    1,224 votes
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    under review  ·  25 comments  ·  Custom Visuals  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  3. New functionality "Sync Slicers" in Custom Visual visualizations.

    I tested the "Sync Slicers" new functionality and it's a very good option but it doesn't work with a Custom Visual, for example, Chiclet Slicer. Chiclet Slicer is a Custom Visual visualizations widely used and it will be very important that this new functionality work in it well.

    1,149 votes
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  4. KPI Customization (Font Size)

    Need to be able to change the font size on the KPI tool. A stoplight visualization is needed most, but a set font size on the KPI tool makes it very limited regarding usability and alternate solutions.

    563 votes
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  5. Custom Visuals Enabled every time Power BI Desktop launches

    The idea would be that Custom Visuals can be downloaded to a local desktop "library". Then, each time you launch Power BI, all Custom Visuals would be available along with the Default Visuals. Having to import the Custom Visual each time you create a new .PBIX file is a pain!

    516 votes
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  6. Printing custom visualizations

    It would be helpful to be able to print custom visualizations to PowerPoint. Currently there is just a message saying that the visualizations are not currently supported. Even allowing the visuals to be frozen in a picture format would be acceptable. Thanks.

    511 votes
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    started  ·  Tzvi Keisar responded

    We started the process of supporting custom visuals for Export to PowerPoint. you can expect some of the more popular custom visuals to be supported soon.

  7. Conditional Formatting - Whole Table Rows

    It would be great to be able to format full rows and not just specific columns in tables.

    For example - I have a list of date driven tasks and would like to highlight the entire row where the task is overdue.

    488 votes
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  8. Number formatting

    The number formatting should be in accordance with excel. The options available in excel for number formatting is quite brilliant.
    I hope Power BI can somehow integrate custom number formatting in the desktop version.

    Thank you.

    354 votes
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  9. Custom Territory for Power BI Map.

    It should be possible to create a custom territory in Power BI. Not every Organization uses Continent, Country, State & Province or County for Mapping. Some Organizations want to create customer sales territories which is hugely valuable in getting granular into your Data.

    Currently this feature is available in Tableau.
    http://powertoolsfortableau.com/tools/drawing-tool

    This will also eliminate the use of Location Intelligence software as a counterpart when analyzing data.

    337 votes
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  10. Gantt by Time and Planned v Actual

    The Gantt Visual should allow greater granularity i.e. include time: Hours, Minutes, Seconds. This should be part of the axis and duration.

    An alternative to "Completion" could be an 'actual' input i.e. [Actual Started] and [Actual Ended]. This will show Planned v Actual in a Gantt.

    285 votes
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  11. Synchronize drill up/down of visualizations

    I use the drill up/drill down hierarchy feature in almost all of my visualizations. However, when you have several visualizations, it becomes hassle to have to individually drill up/down on each one.

    For example, if I have 3 different line graphs plotted over time, if I drill from yearly to quarterly, I would want all 3 to toggle in unison.

    281 votes
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  12. Vertical column labels in table and matrix

    I have many column headings which are quite long. In Excel I can change the text alignment so the column heading runs vertically rather than horizontally. By using a smaller font it can display a lot more information this way. Now that you have added vertical data labelling to charts can we have similar functionality in the tables and matrices?

    275 votes
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  13. Customize all fonts with JSON

    It would be great if we could customize font by importing a JSON file in addition to being able to customize color.

    274 votes
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  14. Resize bar width for a single bar

    Is it possible to make a single bar in a stacked chart wider than they appear by default?
    It takes more space in a chart, to increase a bar, need to increase a size of whole chart then only it is visible.
    Can we get a option to increase the width of a single bar stacked chart?

    266 votes
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  15. Matrix - Sort columns by value

    Matrix currently doesn't allow you to sort the columns based on designating values as being a priority above the column field names.
    For example, my field in the columns section results in three columns. If you add two sets of values, you are forced to see: Column 1, Value 1, Value 2, Column 2, Value 1, Value 2, etc. Like in a Pivot Table, you should be able to prioritize values so that it shows as: Column 1, Column 2, Column 3, Value 1, Column 1, Column 2, Column 3, Value 2.

    209 votes
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  16. Rename Totals

    Please allow users to rename totals in the Table and Matrix visual. This is a very important feature to be able to label what the total means for a specific report (e.g. Month Actual adding up to YTD Actual) rather than simply "total". For the time being the only solution is to put a text box over to which goes away in focus mode, etc. Thank you!

    204 votes
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  17. Conditional color formatting for Radial Gauge

    A ticket was raised for this issue back in August 2015 and was erroneously marked as Completed. Here is the link: https://ideas.powerbi.com/forums/265200-power-bi-ideas/suggestions/9486990-ability-to-modify-the-colors-in-the-gauge

    More specifically, I would like conditional color formatting on the Radial Gauge visual with respect to the Target Value. That is, if the Value is exceeding or meeting the Target Value, the gauge would be green, and if is not meeting the Target Value, the gauge would be red. If this was implemented to handle data dynamically, our stakeholders would be able to receive daily reporting on their departments with accurate color-coding.

    I would appreciate a time estimate…

    204 votes
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  18. Improve customs visuals quality

    On the one hand, custom visuals are great. Thanks to the engaged community we have new visualizations.

    On the other hand, those visuals are buggy, unoptimized, not fully integrated, lacking functionality and sometimes of poor visual quality.

    Hope the PowerBI team picks up on the shortcomings and improves them or release their own official versions.

    Please vote ;)

    174 votes
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    started  ·  Tzvi Keisar responded

    We are investing to constantly improve the custom visuals and the platform. performance, reliability, feature-set, etc.
    Most visuals are maintained by the community, and we encourage them to improve. recently the custom visuals gallery was migrated to the Office store, where reviews and ratings are available, so I encourage you to go and review visuals and ask for features directly from the developers.
    You can also use the dedicated community site to suggest ideas: https://community.powerbi.com/t5/Custom-Visuals-Ideas/idb-p/CustomVisualsIdeas

  19. Vertical Column Headers in Matrix

    Make possible to rotate the column header so that they appear vertical. It's very usefull for the case that I have a number of columns and the names of each column is a rather long text, hence it makes the matrix's width large even though the actual cells just hold a number. Format-wise, it can be much more pleasant if the column heades could have appeared vertically to save space rather than the default horizontal.

    157 votes
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  20. Latest date as anchor date for relative date slicer

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    I hope that you add the ability to add a measure as the anchor date for relative date slicer, it'd be really useful if you wanna set the anchor date as the latest date of your data which can change overtime.

    154 votes
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