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  1. Export to PDF via Power BI Embedded API

    The export to PDF feature of Power BI Desktop is awesome. Could we have this PDF support option via the embedded API to generate PDFs into a network location? Say, an UNC path. This would be fantastic for bespoke applications!

    115 votes
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      5 comments  ·  APIs and Embedding  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • Microsoft Word POWER BI Add-on

      Other than the Devscope Power BI addon which does not work the way I expected, Can Microsoft provide a POWER BI Add-on which allows us to insert or copy a particular visual into the word document? I'd like to copy paste a particular chart/graph from power BI web/desktop like we can copy graphs from Excel into Word. I tried to export the Power BI report into a powerpoint file but since we have over 15 pages in this PBI Report this was not allowed.

      Surely Microsoft can provide this integration between their own products?

      I have been using Snagit to…

      35 votes
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        6 comments  ·  APIs and Embedding  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • power bi embedded printing

        For Power BI Embedded, i would like to see a facility to print a dashboard page (not the whole report) to PDF.

        My user group regularly asks about this. Using Snipping Tool is not really good enough.

        My dashboard has 20 pages so printing the whole report to PDF would not work.

        18 votes
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          2 comments  ·  APIs and Embedding  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • Rest API Apps list and specific App contents (reports, dashboards, users)

          I've been using the Power BI REST API to get the list of reports/datasets/dashboards/tiles/members/etc.), but don't see any option to get the list of Apps and the contents of a specific App (reports, dashboards, app members).

          Please add this to the REST API!

          We really need the Apps list and app contents (reports list, etc) and security information (members that have access to a specific App).

          Thanks!

          18 votes
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          • Full Screen mode for the Power BI SharePoint web part

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

            173 votes
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            • Enable Embedding Power BI in SharePoint Online for Government Cloud

              Requesting the ability to embed Power BI reports in SharePoint Online pages in the Government Cloud. I know that this feature is available currently in the Commercial Cloud, but we need this functionality in the Government Cloud space.

              13 votes
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                2 comments  ·  APIs and Embedding  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              • 83 votes
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                • Multipages reports, export to pdf and other API issues

                  1. I have multipages report (with 10 tabs). I want to print them, export to pdf,excel,word,powerpoint via API.
                  2. I want to add custom styles to Iframe.
                  3. I want folders organized in power bi web. I have 146 reports. And it is mess.
                  Thanks.

                  61 votes
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                  • Power BI NodeJs SDK

                    Give SDK in NodeJS to help calling Power BI Rest APIs.

                    Github: https://github.com/Microsoft/PowerBI-Node
                    This github is not updated to match the new APIs in new swagger. updating it will be helpful.

                    104 votes
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                      24 comments  ·  APIs and Embedding  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • Export to Excel from PowerBI Embedded

                      Please provide the ability to export PowerBI Embedded reports to excel. The same functionality that exists on PBI Service.
                      It is important to also increase export limit.

                      181 votes
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                      • Embedded Q&A with RLS

                        Power BI now supports Q&A with RLS (Row Level Security) datasets. But this does not appear to support embedded Q&A as when you try to obtain a token while supplying the effective identity for a dataset you get the following error: "Creating embed token with effective identity for reasources of type Dataset Embedding/Exploration is not supported"

                        2 votes
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                        • add columns to an existing dataset with the api power bi

                          Is it possible to add an existing dataset one more column to a table with the API Power BI?

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                          • Programmatic way ( via REST API) to get the pure data of a dataset in POWER BI Service.

                            Intention is to receive the data insides of the report so that I can do an automated sanity of report data. Report PBIX file export is not of use to me as my utility code cannot read data from it
                            As of now there is no way to create automated testing to verify the health of reports that they are running fine with correct data .
                            Also , we can have any REST api for export to .csv/. xml , this might also work for automation test building.

                            26 votes
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                              3 comments  ·  APIs and Embedding  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • Functionality to Print preview, export to PDF & Powerpoint after Reports have been embedded

                              We use Power BI in our Analytics module. A great shortcoming is that we cannot print the dashboard in a decent format post the embedding of reports. for example our dashboard comprises of 4 Power BI reports adjusted to a particular size so it looks like a single report. When we attempt to print it the formatting is not Report printable friendly. Thanks.

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                              • Salesforce url causing 404.15 when paired with DUO for MFA

                                When trying to connect to Salesforce custom URL in PowerBI, it causes a http error 404.15 due to query too long.

                                DUO is the MFA (duosecurity.com)

                                2 votes
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                                • Allow forward of alert emails to an other managed email without having to assign an Exchange Online licence

                                  Allow forward of alert emails sent to PowerBI account to an other managed email (shared mailbox) without having to assign an Exchange Online licence to this account.

                                  2 votes
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                                  • Integrate PowerBI into Dynamics CRM

                                    This is a follow up to the original idea: https://ideas.powerbi.com/forums/265200-power-bi-ideas/suggestions/13305825-integrate-powerbi-into-dynamics-crm

                                    1. We can not Embed Tiles/Dashboards as system Dashboard, thereby sharing is difficult
                                    2. Live Dashboards can not be embedded
                                    3. We can not embed Power BI Report/Tile to a CRM Entity Form.

                                    In this regards the Original idea can not be deemed as complete !

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                                    • Support for multiple DataViewMappings per custom visual

                                      As of today only one query per visual is supported : https://microsoft.github.io/PowerBI-visuals/docs/concepts/dataviewmappings/

                                      For custom visuals with multiple layers, you might need more than one.

                                      Please support this in Custom Visual API

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                                      • MailChimp Campaign Link

                                        Hello,

                                        I'm hoping to bring in iframe image of my MailChimp campaign. To do this, I plan to use the htmlViewer and convert the "Campaign Link" in mailchimp to an iFrame.

                                        However, I do not see "Campaign Link" in the database when connected to MailChimp. Do you have any suggestions as to how I can bring the "Campaign Link" into Power BI from mailchimp?

                                        Thanks,
                                        Mike

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                                        • MailChimp Campaign Link

                                          Hello,

                                          I'm hoping to bring in iframe image of my MailChimp campaign. To do this, I plan to use the htmlViewer and convert the "Campaign Link" in mailchimp to an iFrame.

                                          However, I do not see "Campaign Link" in the database when connected to MailChimp. Do you have any suggestions as to how I can bring the "Campaign Link" into Power BI from mailchimp?

                                          Thanks,
                                          Mike

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