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  1. Lock elements

    It would be great to be able to lock the elements in the desktop version so that when using the scroll bars (on a slicer) that the control does not lift off the page and be dragged after I have found the items I wanted to tick.

    In fact being able to lock the elements down so that they cannot be moved (from maybe a Top left corner anchor point) would be better all round

    1,487 votes
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      8 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      under review  ·  Nick CaldwellNick Caldwell responded

      Good idea! Perhaps it can be added quickly, I’ll bring it up at our next sprint planning discussion.

    • Add presentation mode to desktop client

      Now that Power BI Desktop is a full BI tool, add the option to go to presentation mode. This would go full screen, presenting the visuals and filters as in reading view in the online version.

      606 votes
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        under review  ·  14 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • Connectivity to Google sheets

        Connecting to Excel workbooks in OneDrive is a great first step, but connectivity to Google Sheets should be there too.

        376 votes
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          28 comments  ·  Data Sources  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • Deltek Vision

          Deltek Vision is an Accounting/ERP package for the AEC industry.

          45 votes
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            17 comments  ·  Data Sources  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • Save user filters on reports

            The most common request from my users is for Power BI to save the filters and settings that a user applies on a report. Currently they need to re-apply everytime they open it.

            377 votes
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              48 comments  ·  Reports  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              under review  ·  Sharath UdupaSharath Udupa responded

              We do persist the applied filters for page/visual level. Could you please provide more information about what you are looking for?

            • Apply the same filter across multiple pages

              I have a report that requires more than one page in the mobile view. The problem is both pages should reflect the same filters. I do not expect users to select the same filters again and again; the filters should be selected on the first page and apply to all subsequent pages.

              This idea was previously posted under the heading "Make filters that can apply across all pages in a report". However, it will not longer accept votes as it is marked as completed. Is an option available to apply page level filters from the report/dashboard to subsequent pages?

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

                As we announced in Microsoft Data Insights Summit a few weeks ago – filters are coming to phone reports (watch the demo here – link: https://youtu.be/LJNVO9m8NEM?t=39m57s )
                This new and exciting functionality will allow you to create a report level filter in phone reports – that will be effective on all of your reports pages!

                Some more information on how to optimize your reports for phones may be found here: https://powerbi.microsoft.com/en-us/documentation/powerbi-desktop-create-phone-report

                Filters on phones reports are expected in the next quarter for power BI apps on iOS, Android and Windows – stay tuned to PowerBI apps upcoming releases.

                We hope will fully meet your needs.

              • can i sign in with my personal email login?

                can i sign in with my MS outlook login?

                1,896 votes
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                  548 comments  ·  Licensing  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • Add the ability to categorize reports with virtual categories beside the folder structure

                  Currently in the report server you are only allowed to group the reports based on folder structures, which we are using currently to manage also the permission needed to access the reports, but what we want as the we want to keep managing the permission based on folder structure but we want to view the reports based on different categorize and sub-categorize,

                  The reason for this is that you want to manage the permission of reports in a different way than organizing the reports.

                  we have like 700+ SSRS reports, and it is difficult to tie the permission structure with…

                  3 votes
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                    1 comment  ·  Report Server  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                  • Add Median & Percentile.EXC to the Aggregate Functions in Report Builder/SSRS

                    From the various blogs and websites I've read over the years being able to calculate a Median and Percentile in Report Builder has been a longstanding issue with attempts to do so through code resulting in glitchy results at best, particularly if you're trying to do so and have several different Row Groups and Column Groups. Couldn't Median and Percentile.EXC Aggregate Functions just be added to Reort Builder so it's a simple to calculate as it currently is to calculate the Average? It seems kind of silly that this hasn't been done after all these years.

                    2 votes
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                      0 comments  ·  Report Server  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • Export Power BI report to PowerPoint

                      Support for exporting Power BI report to PowerPoint. The feature is available in Power BI service (Preview).

                      2 votes
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                        0 comments  ·  Report Server  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • Option to import images in Power BI service

                        It would be better to have a option to import images .

                        1 vote
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                          0 comments  ·  Report Server  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • Give Power BI desktop for Report Server also the Preview options

                          Hi,

                          At the moment there is a difference between PowerBI Desktop for Report Server and the "normal" PowerBI Desktop. I want to use the ShapeMaps, Visio Visual also. But this is not possible yet.

                          14 votes
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                            2 comments  ·  Report Server  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • Shared data source connection (live to Tabular SSAS) for reports published on Power Bi Report Server

                            Currently each Power BI report published to the Report Server has its own data source embedded within the report. Any change in the source would require us to change hundreds of published reports individually. Could we have a shared data source/connection similar to SSRS Reports that would help us manage deployment and changes much more efficiently.

                            6 votes
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                              0 comments  ·  Report Server  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • PBIRS subscriptions

                              Be able to create subscriptions for the PBIX reports in the PBIRS

                              8 votes
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                                0 comments  ·  Report Server  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                              • Power BI Designer API

                                Power BI Designer saves a local PBIX file, which can be a file to export data and data model – in other words, it’s a format that contains a complete semantic model. All the applications that today export data in several formats (CSV, Excel, XML), might provide a richer semantic model exporting a PBIX file.

                                Many ISV/SI that have OLTP and other applications that stores data in some database, usually struggle to offer a compelling BI story to their customers. The smaller they are, the more they feel this pressure because probably the effort they can put in their custom…

                                1,060 votes
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                                  43 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                • Ability to select multiple items in a report in a dashboard

                                  Ability to select multiple items in a chart say multiple bars, pie's etc and automatically have filters applied to all the existing reports. this helps to highlight anomalies and see all the surrounding reports changes as we do it and showcase risks/opportunities

                                  573 votes
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                                    under review  ·  51 comments  ·  Dashboard  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                  • Cross Drill / Quick Explore Visuals and Tables

                                    The existing drill down functionality that is available in charts / visuals has to be predefined. I would like the ability to allow users to choose their own drill down path using cross drill / quick explore / dice capabilities that we have in other tools such as Excel. If you right click on an item in a table or chart you are provided with a list of the tables to choose from and then you can select attributes within those tables to drill down / across. Restricting users to a predefined or custom drill down is too limiting.

                                    The…

                                    40 votes
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                                      1 comment  ·  Analytics  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                    • Drill Down in Dashboard

                                      Drill down on axis in dashboard without having to enter into the report itself

                                      791 votes
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                                        88 comments  ·  Dashboard  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                        under review  ·  FetiyeFetiye responded

                                        This is a good idea. We will review this and prioritize against other work.

                                        Thank you,
                                        Fetiye

                                      • Disable share buttons

                                        Option to disable the share buttons (Twitter, Linkedin, Facebook and share itself) in the embed code. I am using the embed code to post the report in a sharepoint page with in the company by this would prevent a public sharing.

                                        501 votes
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                                          under review  ·  89 comments  ·  APIs and Embedding  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                        • Power BI Designer for Mac

                                          Provide a Power BI Designer application install for Mac OSs.

                                          2,719 votes
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                                            489 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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