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  1. Add Folders To Organize Reports On PowerBI.com

    RIght now, on powerbi.com, there is no ability to organize reports, dashboards, etc into folders. If you have a lot of content or users, this gets messy quickly.

    Please add the ability to organize into folders (and secure those folders separately)

    3,084 votes
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    194 comments  ·  Reports  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  2. Conditional Formatting for Text

    It would be great to conditional format a table and/or a matrix based on the cell text, not only numbers

    2,624 votes
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    130 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  3. Dynamic Date Slicer (improve relative date slicer)

    This is a repost of my idea that was closed as completed, but the 'relative date slicer doesn't allow any of the described request hence my idea is not implemented....

    The new date slicer is awesome, but it would be so nice if you could set a dynamic date selection instead of a static. With a static filter the user will always have to set the dates before the saved report makes sense - especially as the report gets older.

    Dynamic options could be
    YTD, QTD, MTD, WTD, Today, This Year, This Quarter, This Month, This Week and so on.

    1,669 votes
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    86 comments  ·  Reports  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    The relative date slicer (a Preview feature as of June ‘17) gets us close to this with the ’This Month’ or ‘This Year’ settings. That is a dynamic date selection that updates based on the current system date. We plan to add a ‘YTD’/‘MTD’ option to specifically select a range from the start of the month/year up to today, hopefully that’ll address the remaining requirements!

  4. Copy/paste the data behind the visual in Power BI to other applications

    I can copy the visual either as image or data table and paste it in other applications.

    1,402 votes
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    126 comments  ·  Reports  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  5. Subscribe to email snapshots of reports in *specific filter/slicer states*

    Extend the email subscriptions feature, currently in public preview, to include support for email snapshots of reports in specific filter/slicer states.

    More information about the feature can be found here: https://powerbi.microsoft.com/en-us/blog/introducing-email-subscriptions-in-power-bi-stay-informed-when-it-matters/

    845 votes
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    96 comments  ·  Reports  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  6. Gateway Update Notification and Auto update for Enterprise Gateway

    We should be notified when there is a new version of both gateways. In addition, the Enterprise gateway should be updated automatically (admins should be able to turn this on/off).

    529 votes
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    57 comments  ·  Gateways (Enterprise and Personal)  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  7. Embed Power BI Report Server reports into extranet apps

    Allow Embedding of Power BI Report Server Reports for Extranet Apps. Because of our clients needs data cannot leave our servers and be put on the cloud. Our existing SSRS reports are displayed using a report viewer object, however this will not work for PBIX. We need to ability to embed PBIX and display it externally. Is this going to be possible with Power BI report Server?

    497 votes
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    59 comments  ·  Report Server  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    Wanted to post an update to one of the pieces called out for this item – In a future update for the product, we’re planning to do work to introduce support for ADFS/AAD in Power BI Report Server, and at the same time do work to enable your app to override user authentication in a secure way.

  8. Print and Export Embedded Reports through REST APIs

    Now that we have a great embed report/tile feature that can be used to embed reports/tiles in custom apps, it would be great to have some REST APIs that can facilitate printing and download of the reports into either PDF/Excel etc.

    417 votes
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    planned  ·  40 comments  ·  Reports  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  9. Full Screen mode for the Power BI SharePoint web part

    The Power BI Sharepoint webpart is missing an "Enter Full Screen Mode" button.

    325 votes
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    80 comments  ·  APIs and Embedding  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  10. Search my filter values in a dashboard

    I have 40,000 values in some of my core filters. Because the web UI only supports browsing through the filter values, I have to pre-filter each dashboard. I need the same search UI available in Excel filters.

    294 votes
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    28 comments  ·  Reports  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    planned  ·  Julie Zhu responded

    Thanks for your feedbacks! We understand that advanced filter mode does not fully serve the need. We plan to add the search capability in. Stay tuned.

  11. Support for importing from PowerPivots shared on O365 or SharePoint

    Importing from Excel currently does not seem to support PowerPivot and requires a local path to the file.

    266 votes
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    5 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  12. Power BI direct connector to ADLS2 (Azure Data Lake Storage Gen2) thus Power BI directly connect to ADLS2 for reporting and Firewall slider

    currently Power BI does not have direct connection to ADLS2 and requires Power BI Dataflow to access the ADLS2 data which causing data redundancy and creating extra hop for the same data and can be directly consume form ADLS2. Power BI direct connection with ADLS2 is great addition for Advance Data Analytics and firewall slider Power BI which enable exclusive access Power BI similar to AAS (Azure Analysis Service) .

    199 votes
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    13 comments  ·  Data Sources  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  13. Add ability for Excel workbooks to have a live connection to SSAS

    At this point, only Excel workbooks with a power pivot data model can work in Power BI. It would be great to have the ability to upload Excel workbooks that are connected to our on-prem analysis services to be refreshable as well. The same way that the analysis services connector works for PowerBI reports, perhaps that connector can be extended to uploaded Excel workbooks as well.

    195 votes
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    planned  ·  24 comments  ·  Data Sources  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  14. Interactive dashboard tiles

    Working with the new dashboard, I'm all the time clicking on the tiles and expecting to have some kind of interactivity (filtering, selecting, ...) without immediately navigating to the underlying report.

    192 votes
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    7 comments  ·  Dashboard  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  15. Ability to rename items in the Selection Pane

    With the addition of the Selection Pane in the October 2017 release, it would be great to be able to rename these selections so that they are easily manageable.

    If you have multiple objects of the same name, i.e. Image, Text Box, it would be great to rename these (like in PowerPoint) so that you can clearly understand which ones you are hiding or making visible.

    190 votes
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    20 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    planned  ·  Amanda Cofsky responded

    This is one of several selection pane improvements we have planned.

  16. 158 votes
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    16 comments  ·  Data Sources  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    planned  ·  Carl Perry responded

    We’re starting the planning for this work and will provide updates as we identify a timeline for delivering support for the different components of Dynamics AX.

  17. Allow Excel Online to connect to a Power BI data source via 'Analyse In Excel'

    Now that Power BI has the Analyse in Excel function, can you please make Excel Online (Excel in a browser) connect to the Power BI data source so slicers and timelines function and the workbook can refresh from the Power BI data source?

    131 votes
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    planned  ·  14 comments  ·  Data Sources  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  18. Usage data for BI Sites, Q&A & Mobile application

    Need the ability to track users of BI Sites to better understand what reports are most interesting and how people are using the system.

    Track items such as...
    - Frequency of users creating & managing content in the site/app
    - Frequency of open/view/filtering of reports on the site/app

    128 votes
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    5 comments  ·  Dashboard  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    planned  ·  Ajay Anandan responded

    We are planning to ad usage data for the new Power Bi at app.powerbi.com

  19. Admin Center - Stop users from creating groups

    Please can you add functionality in the admin portal which could prevent users from creating groups. This will help to maintain control and governance of the system and ensure that it's purpose for implementing it into the organisation is fulfilled.

    118 votes
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    7 comments  ·  Support  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  20. Ability to share a report without sharing a dashboard

    Would be nice to have the ability to share only the reports without having to share the dashboard

    110 votes
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    planned  ·  4 comments  ·  Reports  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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