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  1. Custom Connector as a Portable Library of Functions

    Currently, a custom connector requires a Data Source and a Authentication record associated to a function in order to be Published or exposed in the 'Get Data' dialog/window.
    This is perfectly fine for data sources, but if I want to create a custom connector that creates data using native M functions, like. List.Generate or List.Dates, then I shouldn't have to define a Data Source nor an Authentication which complicates things and is an unnecessary step for the end user.

    Here are 2 videos showcasing 2 functions that do not need any sort of authentication, but due to the way custom…

    149 votes
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  2. Dremio/Power BI Service Support SSO through DirectQuery

    Dremio serves as our corporate data as a service platform, Power BI Desktop with Dremio works fine but in order for our users to use PowerBI Service we need Power BI to support SSO connections for Dremio. We are looking for SSO (Pass through) connectivity from PowerBI Service to Dremio. Use of an on-premise Gateway would require a single service account and will not work due to limiting security access controls to our data. Please consider adding this support for Dremio.

    Dremio should be included with these SSO DirectQuery sources(bottom of page).

    https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/power-bi/desktop-directquery-data-sources

    79 votes
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  3. SAP Business Warehouse connector include SAP router string

    My organisation only allows connectivity to the SAP BW system (or any SAP system) using the SAP router string. It would be beneficial to allow this type of connectivity rather than just providing the application server.

    44 votes
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  4. Snowflake connector should not require On-Premises gateway

    Connecting to snowflake is great in Development.
    It did require a download of the ODBC connector. Is there a way, that we could have this baked in when publishing the report, otherwise I need to do this locally and then publish, or establish an On-Prem gateway.

    I would really love if Snowflake connections did not require an On-Premises gateway

    34 votes
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  6. Allow SSO from Power BI Service to Denodo

    Currently a fix credential is used to configure connectivity from Denodo connector in Data Gateway to Denodo Server. It is not able to capture login user in Power BI service and allow pass through down to Denodo Server so that only authorized rows/dataset is return. Please work on this ASAP as we want to leverage the row level data access control built in Denodo centrally rather than recreating at Power BI level.

    31 votes
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  7. teamwork

    A connection with teamwork would be very usefull!

    28 votes
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  8. Export a report directly in Excel (not only via csv file) with all charts/table format

    Export a report directly in Excel (not only via csv file) with all charts/table format

    26 votes
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  9. Facebook workplace connector

    It would be good if we have a connector for the FB workplace or an App / Content pack.

    24 votes
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  10. OBIEE Connector

    Create a custom connector where we can directly connect to OBIEE RPD and subject areas. The Metadata can be refreshed which can be easily used to build the reports & visualize the data in MSBI.

    Thanks,
    -Naveen

    17 votes
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  11. xero power bi desktop

    Develop a Get Data to Xero API's using importing data data connectivity mode.

    16 votes
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  12. Integrate Power BI dashboards with Slack

    I would like the ability to share a dashboard/report built in PBI to enterprise users via Slack.

    16 votes
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  13. Custom Connectors should offer the possibility to get authenticated username

    A very usefull feature would be if the m-language would allow to get the username of the currently logged in user in the Power BI service to implement Row Level Security for DirectQuery datasources. A corresponding issue was originally raised at github https://github.com/Microsoft/DataConnectors/issues/182 .

    This request would allow all custom connector authors to see if this can be handled in their source.

    12 votes
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  14. Need Power BI Connector to JIRA.

    Need Power BI connector for JIRA, as the content pack available for JIRA doesn't have few important columns like, EPIC Linkage, Sprint Number which are important metrics for reporting.

    11 votes
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  15. Social Media Connectors

    It would be great to have connectors for Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram, YouTube like there is for Facebook. Data fetch to include number of followers and likes on the different posts.

    10 votes
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  16. SharePoint Online Schedule Refresh

    Allow SharePoint Online connections in Power BI online to have a scheduled refresh. Currently, only manual refresh is allowed.
    This would allow easy data input to sharepoint and up-to-date output in BI online.

    10 votes
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  17. Denodo Direct Query in Power BI Report Server

    Denodo Direct Query has been available in Power BI Server but not Power BI Report Server yet. Can we make this feature also available in PBI RS?

    9 votes
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  18. SAP ERP connector

    SAP ERP Connector

    9 votes
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  19. Connection to Oracle Sales Cloud

    Power BI should have option to connect to Oracle Sales Cloud from "Get Data"

    8 votes
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  20. Connect to SAP Business Objects universe (*.unv & *.unx)

    Ability for Power BI to use an SAP Business Objects universe as a datasource

    7 votes
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