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  1. Custom Connectors should offer the possibility to get authenticated username

    A very usefull feature would be if the m-language would allow to get the username of the currently logged in user in the Power BI service to implement Row Level Security for DirectQuery datasources. A corresponding issue was originally raised at github https://github.com/Microsoft/DataConnectors/issues/182 .

    This request would allow all custom connector authors to see if this can be handled in their source.

    4 votes
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    • Export a report directly in Excel (not only via csv file) with all charts/table format

      Export a report directly in Excel (not only via csv file) with all charts/table format

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      • Custom Connector as a Portable Library of Functions

        Currently, a custom connector requires a Data Source and a Authentication record associated to a function in order to be Published or exposed in the 'Get Data' dialog/window.
        This is perfectly fine for data sources, but if I want to create a custom connector that creates data using native M functions, like. List.Generate or List.Dates, then I shouldn't have to define a Data Source nor an Authentication which complicates things and is an unnecessary step for the end user.

        Here are 2 videos showcasing 2 functions that do not need any sort of authentication, but due to the way custom…

        144 votes
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        • Snowflake connector should not require On-Premises gateway

          Connecting to snowflake is great in Development.
          It did require a download of the ODBC connector. Is there a way, that we could have this baked in when publishing the report, otherwise I need to do this locally and then publish, or establish an On-Prem gateway.

          I would really love if Snowflake connections did not require an On-Premises gateway

          22 votes
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          • Create a FTP connector

            Please create a FTP connector to read/write files.

            2 votes
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            • 섹파구해요 유부녀에요 유부남구해요

              전 유부녀이구요 섹파구하는중이에요
              튼실했으면 좋겠구요 스릴있게 그쪽 아내가 잠든 집에서
              섹스도 하고 이런 스릴 너무 좋아요
              섹스파트너 하실분 연락주세요

              http://kakaotalk.tv/235yeon

              2 votes
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              • Add optional input parameters in Power BI Service

                You may need to create optional input parameters in your custom connector. For instance, when you want to offer two connection modes: DSN and connection string. Each method uses different parameters, therefore you have to display inputs to cover the needs of these two methods.

                Optional input parameters are not shown in the form when setting up the connector via a Gateway in Power BI Service.

                2 votes
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                • Integrate Power BI dashboards with Slack

                  I would like the ability to share a dashboard/report built in PBI to enterprise users via Slack.

                  13 votes
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                  • Need connector for Google Spanner

                    Hi Team,
                    I really appreciate Power BI has made available Google Big Query custom connector.

                    I want to recommend, if Power BI comes up with Google Spanner connector.

                    I am requesting every one else to vote for this requirement.

                    Regards,
                    Shamsu Zoha

                    1 vote
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                    • 섹스파트너를 구하는 가장 쉬운 방법 - 당신의 섹파

                      섹스파트너를 구하는 남성은 수도 없이 봐왔지만
                      섹스파트너를 구하는 여성을 본적은 있는가요?

                      밤마다 혼자 흥분하며 당신을 기다리고 있습니다

                      익명의 여성과 대화하기 : http://kakaotalk.tv/yuuune33321

                      1 vote
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                      • Slicer option to show value for items not selected

                        When you click a selection on a slicer it shows everything related the selection. I propose another option that shows everything not related to the selected item. As an example if you had a slicer for all salesmen. If you select one salesman currently it will show you all the sales related to that person. My suggestion would allow you to insert another table with all the sales make but everyone else.

                        1 vote
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                        • PointClickCare

                          Direct connection to PointClickCare for skilled nursing facilities: https://pointclickcare.com/

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                          • Connector for SQLite

                            SQLite is one of the most used Database Management Systems in the World! I think it would be important to have a specific connector for SQLite, especially since I had problems trying to connect Power BI to SQLite via ODBC.

                            6 votes
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                              • Add Sprint meta data to Azure DevOps Connector

                                An Azure DevOps connector (currently in beta) is available for testing. We can extract a lot of data about the work items, and that is fine.

                                However - to provide more high-level insights to users, we need Sprint data as well.

                                So in short:

                                Please add these data artifacts to the possible items to extract:

                                Sprints
                                * start time
                                * end time
                                * work items associated

                                Also - it would be great if numbers like "Team velocity" could be extracted as well.

                                Thank you :-)

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                                • Connector for Alteryx DB file (.yxdb)

                                  It would be super helpful to be able to connect to the Alteryx DB file type (.yxdb)!

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                                  • Provide DirectQuery support for Greenplum pivotal cloud foundry

                                    Please provide DirectQuery connector support for GreenPlum. Currently we can only connect using odbc

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                                    • power bi access to files in a sub folder of o365

                                      Allow a user to connect Power BI to a specific sub-folder in o365 and pull the files from there into Power BI. I currently have a request where i am having to use the site, filter by a specific naming convention and then the sub-site so that i have the correct data being loaded in the report.

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                                      • Update PDF connector to retrieve form data from fillable PDF

                                        The preview PDF connector does not allow for form data to be extracted.
                                        It would be great if when it identifies that the pdf has form data fields it presents a list of avail fields, allows user to select and then retrieves the completed data in a column per field with each row representing each pdf selected as a table result. PDF forms also referred to as FDF, have seen solutions referencing R etc however those solutions are beyond what most want to be able to do simply and within the core powerbi.

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                                        • Stat api

                                          Can we have a connector to the Stat API Like Google Data Studios ?

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