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  1. New functionality "Sync Slicers" in Custom Visual visualizations.

    I tested the "Sync Slicers" new functionality and it's a very good option but it doesn't work with a Custom Visual, for example, Chiclet Slicer. Chiclet Slicer is a Custom Visual visualizations widely used and it will be very important that this new functionality work in it well.

    337 votes
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      19 comments  ·  Custom Visuals  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • Personalized Bookmarks

      The current bookmarking feature requires report creators to define bookmarks. Ideally, users would be able to save personalized bookmarks (similar to web browser) in addition to the author's pre-defined bookmarks.

      For example, I might have a project management report or sales by stores. Each user of the report may have their own set of projects or stores that they want to quickly navigate between. These are relevant to the current users and not other users of the reports.

      866 votes
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        33 comments  ·  Reports  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • Support for report Drillthrough functionality on Power BI Mobile Apps

        The Sept 2017 release of Power BI Desktop supports Drillthrough to other reports using the right mouse click. This functionality should be supported in the mobile apps, otherwise when selecting a Drillthough report in the mobile app there is no selected context.

        250 votes
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          started  ·  19 comments  ·  Mobile  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • Power BI Embedded

          Our organization has a worldwide presence and we have to adhere to local country data privacy rules. To successfully deploy Power BI Embedded or Power BI Premium capacities we need to be able to choose specific location region where the capacity is created. Right now the PBIE capacity location region is indirectly related to Azure AD tenant region and directly related to Power BI tenant region. This forces us to create additional Azure AD/Power BI tenants just to have PBIE in a different region. Please disconnect PBIE capacity location from PBI tenant location and offer a wide location region selection.…

          2 votes
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            started  ·  0 comments  ·  APIs and Embedding  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • Bookmarks in Power BI embedded

            Per today you cannot show the bookmark pane in embedded power bi reports. It would be good to have the option to
            1) show the bookmark pane in embedded (like with the filter pane)
            2) An extension to 1 would be to retrieve bookmarks and set them programatically to the report. As the filter / bookmark pane is not that goodlooking in an embedded report as i power bi service.

            27 votes
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              started  ·  1 comment  ·  APIs and Embedding  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            • Allow setting connectionstring for imported mode via API

              Curently you can set the connection string via 'SetAllDatasetConnectionsInGroup' but only for direct query datasets. Unless this works for imported mode, I don't see how we can make SAAS offerings using imported mode.

              10 votes
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                1 comment  ·  APIs and Embedding  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              • Subscribe *others* to emails of reports

                Extend the email subscription feature, currently in public preview, to enable subscribing *others* to email snapshots of reports.

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

                1,056 votes
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                  58 comments  ·  Reports  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • Allow admins to control which users' identities are exposed in per-user usage metrics

                  Usage metrics now expose per-user information - i.e. the names of the users that are accessing dashboards and reports.

                  Allow admins control which users' names and info are picked up by the feature. In other words, admins can choose to "anonymize" certain sets of users so that their names do not appear in usage metrics.

                  19 votes
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                    started  ·  0 comments  ·  Adoption  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                  • Disable/hide visual border on hover

                    Disable/hide visual borders when hovered over, atleast in full screen mode. It makes the UI look pretty untidy.

                    378 votes
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                      30 comments  ·  Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • 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.

                      454 votes
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                        13 comments  ·  Custom Visuals  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • Filter bookmarks

                        To have some kind of filter bookmarks so to "save" recurring searches or slicers slections (and avoiding repeating over and over select/unselect to surf in the data).

                        185 votes
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                          24 comments  ·  Dashboard  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                          As many of you likely know, we shipped a preview of the bookmarking feature earlier this month. You can read the blog announcement here: https://powerbi.microsoft.com/blog/power-bi-desktop-october-2017-feature-summary/#bookmarking

                          For those who are looking for bookmarks that only bookmark filter/slicer selection you can also vote on this idea to track progress: https://ideas.powerbi.com/forums/265200-power-bi-ideas/suggestions/31788382-bookmark-toggle-retain-slicer-selection While the idea suggests bookmarking just visual properties and not filter/slicer selection, the solution we are working on while let you do either.

                        • Export to Power Point

                          Export / Print Reports from web to Power Point

                          142 votes
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                            started  ·  16 comments  ·  Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • Connection to Common Data Service (CDS)

                            Please create a data connection to CDS as a data source. This is the database model behind PowerApps

                            54 votes
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                              8 comments  ·  Data Sources  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                              Thanks for your interest in this connector! With this update of the Power BI Desktop, there is now a preview of the PowerApps Common Data Service connector. You can read more about the preview here: https://powerbi.microsoft.com/en-us/blog/power-bi-desktop-february-feature-summary/#cds

                              Once the Common Data Service team expands the number of people with access to the connector to everyone, we will remove the “beta” tag and close the suggestion as completed.

                            • Combine enterprise gateway and online data sources

                              At this time, a gateway will not function properly if you are using data sources and one is online and one is on-prem. As soon as the online data source is added, the gateway is designed to gray out because Power BI interprets that it is no longer needed. I would like to be able to combine data sources from both on-prem and online sources together with the use of gateways.

                              1,119 votes
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                                194 comments  ·  Gateways (Enterprise and Personal)  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                              • Persisting default selections for different users

                                We need the ability to persist at dashboard-level different selections for different users so that when these users refresh, they do not have to reselect all the filters for the displayed charts.

                                Scenario: After sharing the dashboard with multiple people, each person will want to monitor the dashboard using their own values for some of the dashboard filters (for example, for pinned live pages, there may be multiple filters/slicers for each page). Currently, a user needs to reselect those filters each time after refresh (if he wants to choose something different than the default dashboard configuration), which is very inconvenient,…

                                66 votes
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                                  4 comments  ·  Dashboard  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                                  Thank you for the feedback! We are now working on a way to persist your last state on report pages. This will essentially remember all your filter and slicer states, so you don’t have to re-select everything once you navigate away or refresh the page. For our first rev of this feature (targeted release Q4 CY 2017), it will only be available on report pages. We will plan on support live tiles in the future.

                                • Improve customs visuals quality

                                  On the one hand, custom visuals are great. Thanks to the engaged community we have new visualizations.

                                  On the other hand, those visuals are buggy, unoptimized, not fully integrated, lacking functionality and sometimes of poor visual quality.

                                  Hope the PowerBI team picks up on the shortcomings and improves them or release their own official versions.

                                  Please vote ;)

                                  152 votes
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                                    9 comments  ·  Custom Visuals  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                                    We are investing to constantly improve the custom visuals and the platform. performance, reliability, feature-set, etc.
                                    Most visuals are maintained by the community, and we encourage them to improve. recently the custom visuals gallery was migrated to the Office store, where reviews and ratings are available, so I encourage you to go and review visuals and ask for features directly from the developers.
                                    You can also use the dedicated community site to suggest ideas: https://community.powerbi.com/t5/Custom-Visuals-Ideas/idb-p/CustomVisualsIdeas

                                  • Create new dataset from R by doing calculations on data loaded in PowerBI already

                                    The current R data connector forces you to pull data into R directly from the source (CSV, etc.) in order to run calculations and have the results show up as a PowerBI dataset. It would be very useful to be able to do R calculations from data sources already pulled into PowerBI instead, and then create a new data source from those.

                                    33 votes
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                                      started  ·  2 comments  ·  Analytics  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                    • Allow R functions to transform data before graphing.

                                      Let custom R script modify current tables, and let the result set be returned back into PowerBI's charting capabilities. This is similar to the idea of having custom SQL statements as filters for your data source. Having R functions modifying your data before graphing is even more powerful.

                                      28 votes
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                                        started  ·  2 comments  ·  APIs and Embedding  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                      • Add Filter in Data View PowerBI Desktop

                                        Hi,
                                        I was hoping if you could add Filter Option in Data View Tab like Excel or PowerPivot. This would make cross checking super convenient

                                        Regards,
                                        Sami

                                        1,157 votes
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                                          132 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                        • Commentary option

                                          If you could give readers of a report or dashboard the opportunity to comment on the figures they see, it would add enormous value.

                                          84 votes
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                                            10 comments  ·  Dashboard  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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