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  1. Unable to use row level security in On-Prem PowerBi when sharing Dashboard with external users

    Currently, we are unable to use row level security in Power BI when sharing dashboards with external users when Power BI is connected to an on premise SSAS model. The only workarounds provided by Microsoft are:

    Create mirror users for the external B2B users on your Active Directory instances, map the mirror users to the external users in the gateway, and then grant the required permissions to the SSAS cube to the mirror users.
    Move to Azure Analysis Services, where B2B is supported.

    We would like for Microsoft to provide an option to allow external users to access Power BI…

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  2. Date Table

    Hi -

    I might be missing a very easy way to do this, but I couldn't find it online after multiple searches. You guys need to fix your date labeling in PowerBI. It is too complicated and has duplicative information.

    You should easily be able to jump and down from Year to Quarter to Month and have simplified labeling in the visualizations so that you're not repeating unnecessary info like showing the year 2x. For example, in a perfect world, i'd like to see:

    2018 / 2017 / 2016
    Q1-18 / Q2-18 / Q3 -18 / etc
    Jan-18 / Feb-18…

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  3. Date Table

    Hi - you guys need to fix your date labeling in PowerBI. It is too complicated and has duplicative information.

    You should easily be able to jump and down from Year to Quarter to Month and have simplified labeling in the visualizations so that you're not repeating unnecessary info like showing the year 2x. For example, in a perfect world, i'd like to see:

    2018 / 2017 / 2016
    Q1-18 / Q2-18 / Q3 -18 / etc
    Jan-18 / Feb-18 / Mar-18 / etc

    Literally spent 30 minutes on the phone with experienced users at my company talking through how…

    1 vote
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  4. selecting multiple tabs

    Selecting multiple tabs for adding same filtering options

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  5. Power BI Home: Theming

    We have themes in Dashboards and reports but not Power BI Home. Would be great to have this added to the backlog. That way we can align the Home experience with the rest of the look and feel of our reports and dashboards (incl logo, text tiles for links etc.)

    11 votes
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  6. Dropdown lists should not be limited by the width of a slicer

    When there are multiple slicers in a line, we can only see the first half contents from the dropdown list.
    The dropdown list should be the same width as the text length not the width of the slicer.

    Please refer to https://community.powerbi.com/t5/Desktop/Dropdown-list-not-show-entire-content/m-p/563932#M266079

    8 votes
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  7. Data

    Insert a tool that allows manually enter datas, as well as excel,which will be used for calculation

    1 vote
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  8. Can we please have the 'Reset To Default' option which is currently only available in reports to be also made available to the dashboard.

    Can we please have the 'Reset To Default' option which is currently only available in reports to be also made available to the dashboard. That should be active when shared with end users.
    Thanks Aspi.

    3 votes
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  9. Buttons - click to web page. Open in the same Browser

    When you click on a visual on your dashboard you go through to the reports,

    From there I can drill through and click back to the main report again.

    But going back to the dashboard isnt set up very well

    If you click on the dashboard name in the bread crumb trail at the top you are taken out of the reports to the main page so you have to click the dashboard again.

    I tried adding a button to the report, Back to main menu but this opens up the dashboard into another browser page and there is no…

    1 vote
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  10. Bookmarks to remember formatting of visuals

    I would like a bookmark to remember the formatting settings of a visual.

    My circumstance involves having a bar chart with a slicer. If I set specific "Start" and "End" values on the X axis of a bar chart, they won't be remembered with the Bookmark if I then change those values for a bar chart with filtered data.

    If these formatting parameters can be remembered with the bookmark, then I will be able to use the same visual for all slices of my data, with the axis width adjusting to the desired settings for each bookmark.

    1 vote
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  11. Add a dashboard using the Validation Schedule as a source

    A Validation Dashboard is highly recommended for ease of checking the status of TQ's progress towards the 100% target over 5 years set by ASQA.

    I currently produce a report for internal stakeholders. It will also be a useful tool for Product Portfolios and the Academic Board to easily see the status of the validation of qualifications.

    A Validation Schedule spreadsheet is the source and is in SPOT.

    Currently, I report this data to North Executive and the Regional Academic Committee. Each month I download a copy of the Validation Schedule from SPOT and insert a pie graph pivot chart…

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  12. Create Dashboard Permission

    It would be great if Read-only users (or a new user type) could create their own dashboards by pinning existing visuals from reports without providing them permission to edit the report.

    In my experience we don't provide our clients with edit access so every time they need a new dashbord they request it to us which becomes a time consuming activity given the volume of clients and reports.

    6 votes
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  13. Assign different App landing pages for a Workspace App

    On the Content tab of an App you can specify the App landing page. This is normally set to a dashboard. However this is causing us problems as our top level report filter is for Currency, and is single select with the options controlled by row level security.

    If I create a USD dashboard then that is fine for all report viewers than have access to USD. However, for users that can only view GBP and EUR the dashboard visuals show no data. If I create a GBP dashboard then they can subsequently select this, but this seems clumsy.

    My…

    1 vote
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  14. Display Account Number with Account Name Description

    SAP and METIS show the account name and account number.
    Would be beneficial to see the number against the account (activity name). ie Account Name: Fees-Short Course / Account Number 552041

    Display the Account Number with the Account Name

    1 vote
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  15. Exclude some visual objects from "Page" or "All Pages" Filters

    Hi, I've been using the new filter experiencel, but I can't replace some segmentation filter objects because I have some charts that become useless because they have that filter field as an axis or something like that.

    And maybe exclude a whole page to the all page filters.

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  16. Hide Drillthrought where it's doesn't make sense

    When you add a field to drillthroughts on a page, it becomes available to any visual object that have that field, but sometimes is not useful or it's confusing to have it in some pages or objects.

    I think that adding some kind of source or target filter would solve that problem.

    1 vote
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  17. dashboard drill through

    i want to be able to drill through in the dashboard view and not having to go to the report view

    i have to turn on the drill through every time i leave the report page, it would be better if it stayed on and if i could manually put it off if i don't need it.

    135 votes
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  18. Pin tile from App

    My team creates reports and puts them into various Apps so that we can share data among different teams. We have seen that due to the fact that reports in Apps are "read-only", people cannot pin the tiles to their own dashboards. We do not want to grant edit permissions, so we think that people should be able to pin to their own dashboards even if the reports are read-only.

    14 votes
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  19. Better Printing ability

    Can you make a grid print out exactly how it is set up in power bi? When I export to excel all of the formatting and totals disappear. This is extremely inconvenient for my customer which is constantly on the go and needs to make notes on paper.

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  20. Auto run Bookmarks with time interval

    Hello Team,

    I have one requirement from Client saying that all the bookmarks or Pages that i have created in one dashboard should autoplay based on the time we decide (e.g every 5 min or 10 min etc...)

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