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  1. incremental refresh for Power BI Pro

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

    3,661 votes
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    78 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. Bookmark for Power BI app

    Can MS enable the bookmark feature in Power BI app?

    99 votes
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    planned  ·  6 comments  ·  Mobile  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  3. 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) .

    78 votes
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    8 comments  ·  Data Sources  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  4. SAP HANA 2.0: Display Calculation Views in HDI-Containers

    In SAP HANA 2.0, Database Views reside in so-called HDI-Containers. Power BI Desktop (PBIRS) shows empty Containers (database schemes) but not the Calculation VIews inside.
    The old Calculation VIews from HANA 1.0 are visible.

    So please extend the connector for SAP HANA (relational mode) to select the new Calculation Views from the HANA data dictionary as well as the old ones.

    77 votes
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    7 comments  ·  Data Sources  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  5. 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

    1,575 votes
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    83 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  6. Export to excel functionality

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

    172 votes
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    5 comments  ·  Report Server  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  7. 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.

    1,398 votes
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    81 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!

  8. General Tooltip or Infotip for Visuals

    It would be cool to have the ability to add Informational Custom Tooltips/Infotips to visuals.

    For example, a report curator would be able to add information about what a visual calculates or displays. This could show as a small "i" or "?" that when hovered over, shows a pop over with information about that visual.

    This could help users quickly get the most value out of a report and it's containing visuals.

    120 votes
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    8 comments  ·  Adoption  ·  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?

    397 votes
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    44 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. 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.

    1,090 votes
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    126 comments  ·  Dashboard  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  11. 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.

    164 votes
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    19 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  12. 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/

    619 votes
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    56 comments  ·  Reports  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  13. 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.

    101 votes
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    7 comments  ·  Support  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  14. group objects

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

    950 votes
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    98 comments  ·  Reports  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  15. 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…

    181 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)

  16. Single-sign-on for connection to SAP BW

    Connector to SAP BW has enabled the easy access to data in SAP BW. However, scheduling the data refresh from SAP BW is not possible since the SSO feature is not available. This would be a good step to create dashboards using Power BI consuming SAP BW data.

    118 votes
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    19 comments  ·  Data Sources  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  17. Default Slicer Values via Query Parameter

    I have been using Query Parameters on my Embedded reports for a while now, which is great!
    Now I have been asked to default the parameter but allow users to select others. The problem here is query paramater sets a report filters values, and inturn the values available to the slicer are filtered.

    When using embedded reports users don't have access to the filters on the right hand side, therefore I would request that we have a way to pass in slicer selections as part of the query.

    Whilst I am on this, it would be nice if this change…

    59 votes
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  18. 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)

    2,392 votes
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    154 comments  ·  Reports  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  19. 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).

    239 votes
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    14 comments  ·  Gateways (Enterprise and Personal)  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  20. 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.

    346 votes
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    planned  ·  35 comments  ·  Reports  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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