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  1. incremental refresh for Power BI Pro

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

    4,220 votes
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    82 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. 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) .

    94 votes
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  3. 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.

    79 votes
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  4. Allow Excel Online to connect to a Power BI data source via 'Analyse In Excel'

    Now that Power BI has the Analyse in Excel function, can you please make Excel Online (Excel in a browser) connect to the Power BI data source so slicers and timelines function and the workbook can refresh from the Power BI data source?

    112 votes
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  5. Support for SAP HANA Hierarchies

    Support to bring in SAP HANA hierarchies in by default similar to our SSAS hierarchy support.

    43 votes
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  6. Add ability for Excel workbooks to have a live connection to SSAS

    At this point, only Excel workbooks with a power pivot data model can work in Power BI. It would be great to have the ability to upload Excel workbooks that are connected to our on-prem analysis services to be refreshable as well. The same way that the analysis services connector works for PowerBI reports, perhaps that connector can be extended to uploaded Excel workbooks as well.

    188 votes
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  7. Percentage format support in table and line chart

    Could we change double format to percent style in table and other chart? such as 0.12 to 12% ?

    78 votes
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  8. HP Vertica Support

    Adding support to connect to an HP Vertica database

    161 votes
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  9. Connect to AX

    Connect to AX Dynamics

    20 votes
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  10. 157 votes
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    planned  ·  Carl Perry responded

    We’re starting the planning for this work and will provide updates as we identify a timeline for delivering support for the different components of Dynamics AX.

  11. Updatable PBIX/XLSX datasets

    A way to update datasets (so reports we can add new calculated fields, etc.). If that was fixed, I think my team could begin adopting

    54 votes
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  12. Edit or add queries from the web

    I imagine this is going to be included within the ability to edit connections, but I would like the ability to edit an existing query or add a new one from within Power BI. Another option would be to overwrite an existing spreadsheet with one including the new queries, though conflicts might get messy.

    87 votes
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  13. Direct Queries

    It appears that the Designer Preview always imports data. Please give a choice between caching and direct queries.

    62 votes
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  14. Ability to remove data sources

    I'd like to remove a data source connection for a SSAS cube that has been moved to a different server, but I don't see a way to do this. Am I just missing something? If not, I see the data source list quickly filling up with connections that are no longer working. It's also difficult for my customers to determine which connection they should actually use.

    31 votes
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  15. 16 votes
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  16. I would like to grab a table off a web page

    One of the best sources we should just have out of the box is access to financial data like stock quotes.

    11 votes
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  17. Bing News Feed

    Can I add a bing news feed?

    19 votes
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  18. Allow me to link Excel spreadsheets in Team Sites.

    I don't have ownership of some excel documents so can't link them from OneDrive. I can only upload a static copy.

    Please let me link to one in a team site.

    6 votes
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