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  1. Model view improvements needed

    The model view in PBI desktop needs updated to show info that's available when looking at the report view. Namely:

    1. It should show icons for calculated columns and measures
    2. It should show icons for date, location fields
    3. It should show the Sigma icon for numeric fields set to have an implicit aggregation applied to them

    #3 is most important for me - it's frustrating that on the report view I can see a list of all the columns where I need to turn off implicit aggregations (by setting "Default summarize = none", but when I get to…

    2 votes
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  2. Change orientation of axis label text to display vertically

    Add option to change the text orientation on the X axis to be displayed vertically rather than diagonally

    3 votes
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  3. 5 votes
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  4. Dynamic change in X Axis

    Is it possible to specify a measure in X-axis field? And the measure should be able to return a column name based on some logic.

    5 votes
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  5. New modeling relationship view zoom +/-

    Please add the same zoom +/- functionality we had on the old relationships view onto the New Modeling View (preview feature).

    Even though we can make much smaller models, there is still times tables go beyond the normal view and there is currently no way to zoom out and still see all tables.

    11 votes
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  6. slicer has no property for aligning (left, right or center) "visual header".

    add a alighn property to slicer "visual header" to make it left, right or center align.

    3 votes
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  7. Disable the right click context menu

    Would be great if we had the option to disable the right click context menu.

    28 votes
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  8. Conditional Data Refresh - (Proceed table refresh only if Conditions are met)

    Short Desc: Often I would like to refresh my report only if certain conditions in the DB are met. Like DID my Daily table Refresh complete? Is the latest Prices available? Are all my 100 products updated before I can report them?

    Long Desc: Like in many enterprises, there is never a set time when a ETL/Database refresh might complete. In my organization we have several dataset that complete at different time depending on the region and size of the data. So when I schedule my reports, I would like to check if its really a good time to report…

    18 votes
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  9. Power BI PDF export per Bookmark

    I like the new PDF export function of Power BI desktop, but i would like more to extend this with bookmark support, to export every bookmark as one PDF page!
    So one report could be reuses with different parameter especially when building bigger documents

    45 votes
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  10. Open local files (file://) directly by click on url link as with (http://)

    Currently open a local file from Desktop is not possible and from browser is very tedious as explained on May 2017 update:

    https://powerbi.microsoft.com/en-us/blog/power-bi-desktop-may-feature-summary/#urlTables

    "If you want to use file URLs, there are some limitations. They will not open in the Power BI Desktop, only in web browsers. For most browsers, you will need to right click on the link, copy the link address, and paste the URL in a new tab"

    It will be great if can be improved the way to open the files in same way as with web images or files (http://).

    203 votes
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  11. To make two visuals scroll in SYNC based on common shared axis.

    I have two visualisations on a page, both of which have a date x-axis. I want to be able to scroll one of them and have the other scroll in the same way automatically, so the scroll bars are like they are locked together. Is there any way to do this?

    5 votes
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  12. Tooltip for fields on the New Filter Pane

    Provide the ability to add a Tooltip to items in Filter Pane (to provide guidance to users). See image at https://www.screencast.com/t/j9WmRbsvd

    5 votes
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  13. Lock placement of tables in relationships pane

    The ability to 'lock' where tables are manually placed on the relationships pane would be very helpful. We have created a data model with security tables, secured dimensions, unsecured dimensions, and secured fact tables. When I lay out the tables in a specific way, the design is far more understandable than when placement is auto-generated. A 'lock' type of functionality to 'freeze' the table layout would be very helpful because I can more easily locate/verify (a) specific types of tables, (b) bidirectional relationships where they should be (and shouldn't be), and (c) relationship directions are accurate.

    365 votes
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  14. Power BI is unable to report the number (key) of the attribute when the Label Column is set in a HANA Calculation View

    When we set the 'Label Column' property in the semantics node of a HANA Calculation View, Power BI does not report the 'key' or number of the attribute e.g. for SoldToParty, if we set CustomerName as the Label Column, and report SoldToParty in Power BI, it displays the name (from CustomerName) not the key/number and users are unable to report the SoldToParty number.

    4 votes
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  15. Allow slicer selections to act like buttons for bookmarks

    With each slicer selection certain bookmarks are view-able so that multiple actions can be performed seemingly on one button.

    Example:
    Slicer 1 = A, B & C (in a drop down menu)
    When A is Clicked buttons for Current Day, WTD, MTD & YTD are shown.
    When Current Day is selected a table shows for A Current Day (per the action associated to the button).

    If B is selected in the slicer, buttons for Current Day, WTD, MTD & YTD are shown (but these are buttons placed on top of buttons).
    If Current Day is selected then B Current Day…

    3 votes
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  16. June release of the PowerBi UI lighter mode

    The new June release of the PowerBi UI lighter mode is not good on the eyes, prefer the darker mode as it was soothing on the eyes.
    there is no esy option to switch it over to dark mode, shame

    3 votes
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  17. Ability to add group of filter in the new filter pane

    It should be good option to add group of filters in the new filter panel (custom group like Time/Geographical/Others). Because sometimes we must have a lot of filters and if we can add group of filters then we have a good arrangement.

    13 votes
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  18. +/- icons funtionality on column headers

    Has at columns the same functionality +/- icons as we have at row headers. For example:
    Matrix table where columns are year/month, I want to be able to press +/- and collapse month and see only a year.
    SImilar functionality such as Excel, where you are able to Group columns.

    5 votes
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  19. Add Field Properties Description to Tooltips

    Allow the Field Properties Description to be added as a Tooltip on visualization to allow end users to see the definition of report fields.

    4 votes
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  20. custom image on button

    Buttons would be much more useful if we could add a custom icon/image to them. The current choices of arrows, reset, help, Q&A, etc. are too limited.

    Thanks,

    124 votes
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