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  1. 578 votes
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    under review  ·  158 comments  ·  Data Sources  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  2. Full Screen mode in Power BI Report Server

    Power BI Report Server should have an option to open the report in Full Screen mode just as it has an option in Power BI Service . When we open reports in Power BI Report Server , we can view page in 3 options 1:) Fit to Width , 2:) Fit to Page and 3:) Actual size . Issue with these three mode is the page and header consumes a lot of space and we need to scroll to view to full report .

    577 votes
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    under review  ·  46 comments  ·  Report Server  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  3. Power Map integration

    Power BI designer should integrate Power Map design experience, don't let Power Map just like a stand-along part of Power BI...

    570 votes
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    33 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    under review  ·  Filip Karadzic responded

    We are looking to improve our maps. A new Shape Map control is expected in the summer which will solve some of these issues.

  4. matrix data export to excel

    Matrix data is exported to excel in tabular format. It is a lot of rework to again pivot it in excel. We want a visual matrix to be exported to excel as a matrix/cross tab.
    same is for charts. we dont want just the underlying data. When exporting to excel from Powerbi Service, we want it to be exported as-is with all the visuals.
    So many posts on this topic and no answers so far.

    563 votes
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    34 comments  ·  Reports  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  5. 563 votes
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    221 comments  ·  Data Sources  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  6. Allow 'Search' within slicer filtering for non-text attributes

    Text attributes can be 'searched' within report slicers. However, integers cannot. For example, if someone wants to quickly find and slice by a Customer Id, it is very cumbersome right now - lots of scrolling. A simple search by Customer Id (as an integer) within the slicer would make it much faster and a better user experience

    549 votes
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    4 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  7. Auto refresh data in Power BI desktop

    There must be an option to refresh data through schedule in power bi desktop application. Please add this important feature.

    549 votes
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    80 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  8. Short URL with display text

    Currently have to spell out the entire URL to enable hyperlink. Is it possible to give a short name to a URL with hyperlink enabled?

    549 votes
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    under review  ·  33 comments  ·  Reports  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  9. Report page tooltip on all objects

    New report page tooltip preview feature in the March update is great.

    Would be nice if we had the option of adding this tooltip to visuals that previously didn't have a tooltip.

    For example, I have a card visual. I'd like users to get one of these mini report pages pop-up when they hover over it but as this visual doesn't have a tooltip it can't be used.

    Would be great if we can do this on other things like shapes and text boxes as well.

    543 votes
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    23 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    started  ·  Amanda Cofsky responded

    Since the initial release, we added support for table, matrix, and cards.

    https://powerbi.microsoft.com/en-us/blog/power-bi-desktop-july-2018-feature-summary/#tableTooltips

    https://powerbi.microsoft.com/en-us/blog/power-bi-desktop-september-2018-feature-summary/#tooltips

    I’ll leave this idea open for now since there are some requests for shapes, textboxes, and buttons, but it would be helpful if people can comment on their use cases for report page tooltips on these non-visual report elements.

  10. 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.

    542 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.

    530 votes
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  12. Regular Expressions support in Power Query

    We think regexp support will help the adoption of the Power Query tool in the most demanding use cases. Many thanks.

    524 votes
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    32 comments  ·  Data Preparation  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  13. Extend DAX Format Function - Simple, but HUGE Benefits

    Extend Format Function to allow color in format code like in Excel. This would allow far more expressive conditional formatting in formulas. Take it a step further and add codes for bolding, italics and other formatting types. This would allow full flexibility in formatting of reports such as bolding certain rows, etc. Simple change - HUGE benefits! The finance community will thank you greatly!

    EXAMPLE:

    =FORMAT(1, "[[RED]] #") //formats number as red
    =FORMAT(1, "[[#ff0000]] #") //formats number as red (using hex code)
    =FORMAT(1, "[[RED;BOLD]] #") //formats number as red and bolds

    521 votes
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    29 comments  ·  Reports  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  14. copy data to clipboard

    Copy Data to Clipboard should be a simple right-click context menu capability --- as it has been in Tableau for years. Often, user wants data being displayed without going through export to CSV and import into Excel. Just simple copy-paste of data out of visual to clipboard to ... whatever intended ... is extremely useful.

    518 votes
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    14 comments  ·  Dashboard  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  15. Slicer Search - Add "Select All Results" option

    The basic Slicer in power bi already has a search feature. My request is to add a way to select all search results in one click. For example, say I search a text column in the slicer for all values with "ipad" and I get 200+ results returned in the slicer. It would be super helpful if you could select all 200+ results in one click since selecting one-by-one is so tedious.

    515 votes
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    94 comments  ·  Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  16. Set transparency for colors in Power BI

    Being able to set transparency for Colors. RGBA or equivalent is extremely critical visualization tool. This is very helpful when you want to layer visualizations on top of each other. Ex. Layer an image on top of a text box. Layer different parts of an area chart. Layer a combo chart. This is a basic

    516 votes
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    47 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  17. Add the axis interval in the charts

    Now we start and end point in the axis, It would be great if we have Interval between the start and End value
    For eg: 0 is my start and 100 is my End means , I explicitly what the interval is 9, so that I can see my axis drawn like 0,9,18,27...99.

    511 votes
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    69 comments  ·  Reports  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  18. Need the ability to stop or pause a data refresh from Power BI online scheduler.

    If there are many reports running at the time and one report seems like a resource hog, you would want to pause or stop a refresh so that another report can finish.

    506 votes
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  19. Cognos TM1 as a data source

    Would be great to have Cognos TM1 cubes as a data source for PowerQuery/Power BI Designer.

    506 votes
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  20. Creation of Dashboards in Power BI Desktop itself

    Now as I see there is no feature to create a dashboard in Power BI desktop. It is really important because user may not require to publish all the reports online most of the times. Reports are low level elements of dashboards, so if user creates Dashboard in Power BI desktop, he can publish only Dashboards rather all the reports and dashboards.

    If we have such feature, he can publish report or dashboard only or both

    504 votes
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    37 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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