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  1. incremental refresh for Power BI Pro

    Enable Incremental Refresh for Power BI Pro users, not just Premium.

    4,220 votes
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    82 comments  ·  Data Sources  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    Thanks for all the feedback on this! We are definitely planning on adding Incremental refresh to Pro. Do know though that it is a fair amount of work, so it may be a bit before we can give you a more firm timeline.

    In the meantime, keep voting so you’re notified when we do have more information to share!

  2. 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)

    2,462 votes
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    154 comments  ·  Reports  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  3. 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

    1,659 votes
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    89 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  4. 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.

    1,423 votes
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    83 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!

  5. 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.

    1,281 votes
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    120 comments  ·  Reports  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  6. Increase Export Data Limits

    In late 2016, Power BI improved our export data options to allow exporting up to 150,000 rows to Excel from a visual on a Power BI dashboard for Pro users. If you require higher limits, please vote on this idea. If you have more specific requirements, please leave them in the comments.

    1,131 votes
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    130 comments  ·  Dashboard  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  7. group objects

    I would like to group visuals, textboxes and shapes to create custom features and presentations in the reports.

    997 votes
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    103 comments  ·  Reports  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  8. 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/

    652 votes
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    63 comments  ·  Reports  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  9. 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?

    412 votes
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    45 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.

  10. 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.

    359 votes
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    planned  ·  35 comments  ·  Reports  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  11. 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.

    272 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.

  12. 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.

    265 votes
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    5 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  13. 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).

    242 votes
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    14 comments  ·  Gateways (Enterprise and Personal)  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  14. 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.

    188 votes
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    planned  ·  24 comments  ·  Data Sources  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  15. Export to excel functionality

    Users are interested in the reports to be downloaded in excel, please add this functionality in power bi report server.

    185 votes
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    5 comments  ·  Report Server  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  16. 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.

    181 votes
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    7 comments  ·  Dashboard  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  17. Disable Export data function in Power BI Embeded

    Currently Export data can be disabled from the service but not from Power BI Embeded. We want to keep our data from being able to exported by others and see Power BI Embeded as our prefered roll out solution but the lack of ability to turn off the export feature means that we are not currently able to use Embeded for this purpose. Ideally we need a way to control export data at a visual level but at minimum control at a dashboard / report level. This is a high priority feature for us to be able to complet our…

    180 votes
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    17 comments  ·  APIs and Embedding  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    Thank you for your feedback.
    We are planning to add this capability as part of other Admin controls changes through API.
    For the first phase, we will support the control in the embedded object level (i.e. report/ Dashboard/ Tile)

  18. 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.

    162 votes
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    19 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  19. HP Vertica Support

    Adding support to connect to an HP Vertica database

    161 votes
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    20 comments  ·  Data Sources  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  20. Bookmark for Power BI app

    Can MS enable the bookmark feature in Power BI app?

    158 votes
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    planned  ·  6 comments  ·  Mobile  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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