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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!

    63 votes
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      3 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.

      9 votes
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      • Prevent user (service-side) from entering Edit-mode in Embedded App Owns Data scenario

        Currently there is no option in Power BI Embedded API´s or Power BI Service settings to disable a report from being loaded into ‘Edit’-mode by using for instance a Javascript debugger in a web browser, in an app-owns-data Power BI embedded solution. Setting the ViewMode property in Javascript can easily be overridden in any client-side debugger tool. Once an end-user of a website has entered the report in edit mode, the imported data model (i.e. table structure) and all it´s underlying actual data, down to a row-level, is fully exposed to the end-user to freely browse.

        What would appear to…

        9 votes
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        • Groups API - create readonly groups

          We would like to be able to create groups via API in readonly mode. It is not possible to specify isReadOnly field while creating a group. IsReadOnly field is being returned on Get groups but we have no way to specify it when creating a new group. It is crucial to be able to create groups in readonly mode as we are trying to automate deployments.

          26 votes
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          • Add API for export power Bi Report in PPT using own application

            Now we can export power Bi Report in PPT using Power Bi Report service but Provide API for after Embedded power Bi Report in own Application ,here itself we can export the Report in PPT( Using own application ) For this Need Api

            5 votes
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            • 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…

              22 votes
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              • Please allow to pull all data in PowerBI desktop from Adobe Analytics

                Power BI uses the Adobe Analytics Report API to define and run reports for the following tables and bringing top 10 or top 25 items. (See the link: https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/power-bi/service-connect-to-adobe-analytics )

                Our business need all data to get accurate results. Please remove the top elements and pull all data based on dimensions and measure and filter that our business define. We want to pull all data from adobe analytics by using powerbi desktop.

                Thank you.

                8 votes
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                • Enable PowerBI-Javascript to support "rendered" state

                  I want to be able to determine if my Power BI embedded dashboard has started rendering, and when it has finished rendering (and any possible states in between) to provide performance measurements for my project.

                  9 votes
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                  • 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!

                    12 votes
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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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                          1 comment  ·  APIs and Embedding  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • More Control Over the Filter Pane in Read Mode

                          My company would like the currently selected options to jump to the top of the filters selections in order to make it easier to find what is selected in large lists. This would be useful in slicers as well.

                          We would also like to be able to remove the drill-through section of the filter pane. We would also find it useful to be able to hide filters from the user of the dashboard.

                          1 vote
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                          • Power BI Web API Dataset refresh

                            Allow Power BI Web datasets that use APIs and API keys to be able to be refreshed properly. Currently if you run an API to get a dataset then you will run into an issue where tying to update the credentials in "Data source credentials" will not work properly.

                            10 votes
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                            • Support more than one query per visual

                              We need support for more than one query per custom visual. The data we need to access in our visuals cannot always be retrieved with a single query.

                              4 votes
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                              • Full screen mode when embedded in a SharePoint Page

                                Need a way to enter Full screen mode when a report is embedded in a SharePoint Page.

                                11 votes
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                                • Modify Power bi desktop file through code

                                  Is there a way to modify Power bi desktop file through code.
                                  Ex: we have over 200 embedded reports. Now we have to change the report height of all there reports. Is there a way to quickly modify?

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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.

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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.

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                                      • Get dataset query via REST API

                                        Make it possible to get information of the dataset query via REST API. We would like to know which SAP HANA views are used in each dataset.

                                        2 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.

                                          12 votes
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