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  1. Dynamic row-level security for Power BI Report Server

    Power BI Desktop (optimized for Report Server) allows you to define roles with DAX filters. However, when reports are published to the Report Server, there is no way to assign these roles to specific users/groups, so we can't yet implement row-level security on the Report Server. It would be great it Report Server was able to support dynamic row-level security similar to the Power BI Service.

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      4 comments  ·  Report Server  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • 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…

      128 votes
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        8 comments  ·  Custom Connectors  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • Backup and Restore Points for Workspaces in Service

        Provide the ability to restore Service workspaces to a point in time. Would help if someone accidentally deletes content, etc.

        38 votes
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          0 comments  ·  Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • Hide pages / sheets

          As a dasboard creator/administrator i think it would be interesting to be able to develop some pages/sheets in the dashboard and not share it when published the whole time...
          The alternative could be having permissions by page/sheet.

          80 votes
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            8 comments  ·  Dashboard  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • Include report filters in Drillthrough action

            As much as I like the new Drillthrough actions, it seems a bit lacking in that it does not also pass through any report filters that are active on the source report on the source report.

            82 votes
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              7 comments  ·  Reports  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            • Export Report Server PowerBI report to pdf, word, powerpoint

              Please add the capability to export Report Server PowerBI reports to formats like pdf, word, powerpoint. Some of this functionality exists in the service but please add it to Report Server.

              28 votes
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                2 comments  ·  Report Server  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              • Support for report Drillthrough functionality on Power BI Mobile Apps

                The Sept 2017 release of Power BI Desktop supports Drillthrough to other reports using the right mouse click. This functionality should be supported in the mobile apps, otherwise when selecting a Drillthough report in the mobile app there is no selected context.

                79 votes
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                  8 comments  ·  Mobile  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • ESRI ArcGIS maps in Power BI Report Server

                  Support ESRI ArcGIS maps in Power BI Report Server.

                  136 votes
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                    11 comments  ·  Report Server  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                  • Support dashboards in Power BI Report Server

                    Please add support for Power BI Dashboards to Power BI Report Server.

                    469 votes
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                      41 comments  ·  Report Server  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                      Thanks for sharing this idea! As its name suggests, Power BI Report Server focuses on Power BI reports (the artifacts you create in Power BI Desktop). Nonetheless, we’re always interested in hearing your feedback, so if you’d like to see the Power BI service’s “dashboards” feature in Power BI Report Server, vote here. Even better, post a comment and share a little more about why. Looking forward to the discussion!

                    • Please Bring back "Test as role" in Power BI Service

                      It is imperative that the ability to "Test as role" be restored within the Power BI web service.

                      Previously, there was a blue bar that popped up on the top of the Power BI web service that allowed you to view a dashboard or report as a different user. This could be accessed by going to Datasets > Security > Row Level Security > Test as role. This was extremely important for testing RLS security role membership and to ensure that the roles themselves were operating as expected.

                      Many organizations need this functionality for training, demos, and testing. Please return…

                      119 votes
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                        6 comments  ·  Reports  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • Inserting calculated row fields or rows to Power BI table or matrix.

                        Hello Everyone. I don´t see the ability to insert calculated rows and rows to Power BI tables or matrixs. In finance community this is basic. Are you planning to develop this? If you already do so, big favor, can you please send me a link?
                        Thank you,

                        23 votes
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                          8 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • Replace workspace 'Members' type with 'Edit Members' and 'View Members'

                          App workspace's have an option to set members as 'Admin' and 'Member'. Replacing 'Member' with two options 'Edit Member' and 'View Member' would give flexibility with setting member permissions. Some members you want to collaborate & design with (edit), other's members to show content to and get feedback (view), in the development cycle you need both before publishing. Currently, you can only have ALL members with the ability to either edit or view.

                          127 votes
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                            31 comments  ·  Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • Don't limit download data file sizes

                            Don't limit download data file sizes

                            Right now I need to be able to download a large csv from Power BI desktop and I'm getting the error message: "Data Exceeds the Limit" and "Your data is too large . Some data sampling may occur". And right now the table doesn't even appear to be that large: 6 columns x 811 rows.

                            Idea: Please remove the governor on the ability to download large CSV files.

                            43 votes
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                              5 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • Advanced Gantt Chart

                              The current Gantt Chart in the Custom Visuals Office Store is a step in the right direction, but unfortunately it is pretty much useless in it's current state.

                              Please add an Advanced Gantt Chart for proper project management (multiple projects with multiple activities).

                              - Add Milestones on top of the Activity Bars based on a data column (and preferably multiple types of Milestone icons)

                              - Ability to chose size of the bars (the ones we have now are huge)

                              - Ability to expand/collapse a group of Activities (preferably grouped by project or category)

                              - Let report viewers decide the scale…

                              274 votes
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                                10 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                              • Ability to rename items in the Selection Pane

                                With the addition of the Selection Pane in the October 2017 release, it would be great to be able to rename these selections so that they are easily manageable.

                                If you have multiple objects of the same name, i.e. Image, Text Box, it would be great to rename these (like in PowerPoint) so that you can clearly understand which ones you are hiding or making visible.

                                41 votes
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                                  7 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                • Create calculated columns when using SSAS live connect

                                  In May 2017 Power BI Desktop started supporting creation of DAX measures when working in live connect mode to an external SSAS model: https://powerbi.microsoft.com/en-us/blog/power-bi-desktop-may-feature-summary/

                                  Vote on this idea if you want support for calculated columns in this mode as well!

                                  505 votes
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                                    16 comments  ·  Reports  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                  • Sharing Dashboard's from Power BI Premium with Free Users

                                    As a big organization who has invested in Power BI Premium server we would like to be able to share Dashboard's with Free Users.

                                    We can share App's but in some cases, it's useful to be able to share single dashboards from the workspace with specific users.
                                    For now, we must create many workspaces, which also create lots of O365 Groups, and this doesn't seem appropriate. We have been informed that selective publishing app content, is in the near future, according to the road map.

                                    Still being able to share single dashboards is still a missing feature when you pay…

                                    98 votes
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                                      2 comments  ·  Dashboard  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                    • Bookmark Play & Audio Features

                                      Love the new bookmark feature. I would like to see this enhanced to include a play button, duration (delay), and repeat (continuous play) feature for this so that you can turn it on like in presentation mode or someone can play it without the original author. Another feature then would be to add an audio file or be able to do a audio recording for each bookmark to include or reference through URL. Basically what is/was available for Power Maps so that you can play and watch the story.

                                      36 votes
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                                        5 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                      • SAP BW Message/Group server connectivity to get advantage of load balancer

                                        Power BI allows us top connect to SAP BW system by providing details of server name, instance & client. But it does not have a mechanism to connect with SAP BW message server or group server (with dynamic selection of application server along with instance). Due to this limitation we are only able to connect with a specific application server. As a result it can create huge load in specific server and crash the same. But otherwise if we could connect to message/group server the Load Balancer would have equally distribute the load.

                                        So can you implement the same for…

                                        29 votes
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                                          5 comments  ·  Data Sources  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                        • Data Alerts in Power BI Report Server

                                          Hi,

                                          If a specific threshold is exceeded I want to receive a email / message that this is happening on my Dashboard. It would be better if there is a default threshold for this and that a user can set up a specific threshold also.

                                          70 votes
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                                            2 comments  ·  Report Server  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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