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  1. Flexible Drilldown

    Ability to create a not hierarchy drill down, that you can choose which dimension you want to detail the selected item. Eg. You have sales by state, so you can choose if you want to detail some state by product type or by store, or even choose if you want to see all your data by product type and so detail some type by state or store.

    Also, create some navigation map, to show what drilldowns was already been aplied.

    29 votes
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      2 comments  ·  Custom Visuals  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • Report page tooltip on all objects

      New report page tooltip preview feature in the March update is great.

      Would be nice if we had the option of adding this tooltip to visuals that previously didn't have a tooltip.

      For example, I have a card visual. I'd like users to get one of these mini report pages pop-up when they hover over it but as this visual doesn't have a tooltip it can't be used.

      Would be great if we can do this on other things like shapes and text boxes as well.

      398 votes
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        8 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • IntelliSense Should Use Best Practice Column and Measure Naming Conventions

        There is a clearly defined and accepted best practice for referencing columns and measures in the DAX language.

        1. Column names should ALWAYS reference the table name.
        TableName[Column Name]
        2. Measures should NEVER reference the table name.
        [Measure Name]

        This is a fundamental concept accepted by everyone with knowledge of the DAX language (everyone I know anyway).

        IntelliSense in DAX sometimes follows this convention and sometimes it does not. I have created a short video (40 seconds) showing 3 examples. https://youtu.be/CvaRhKrnHRk

        There are other places where column names are appended to measure names too, such as inside Quick Measures, and…

        294 votes
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          5 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • PowerBI connector for Microsoft Graph

          Add PowerBI connector for Microsoft Graph with oAuth authentication or another direct connector to Azure AD.

          Details are described at the discussion https://community.powerbi.com/t5/Issues/Error-getting-OData-from-Microsoft-Graph-Access-to-the-resource/idi-p/430087

          89 votes
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            5 comments  ·  Data Sources  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • Interactive Python Visuals

            I know Python Visuals have just been supported for Power BI, but lets get the ball rolling on this one.

            Please support Visual Interactions with Python Visuals.

            35 votes
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            • Ribbon/Toolbar Control to Change Font SIze

              Changing the font size for any selected visual should be quick and easy. Please give us a spin button control on the ribbon to change the text size for whatever visual is selected. When designing, presenting, training report design in Desktop or editing a reporting the service, fishing through the properties is too cumbersome. Please just make this simple task easy.

              14 votes
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                1 comment  ·  Reports  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              • ability to rename a query item (field) in a dataset

                Power BI should be able to propagate changes in fields (eg. rename of 'customer_name' to 'customer_full_name') in a dataset to all the reports using this dataset in powerbi service.

                This functionality is essential if Power BI is to be used as a Self Service BI tool, which allows users to define their own reports based on the dataset.

                Currently a change of fieldname will cause existing reports to fail.

                possible solutions I can think of :
                1. every query item is identified by an internal id, and every report refers to this internal item id (instead of the item name).…

                165 votes
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                  4 comments  ·  Reports  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • Filters functionality in landscape mode for Mobile Power BI

                  Right now, by design, we cannot use the filter functionality when we are in landscape mode in the mobile app, in order we can use the report/page filters

                  Please add this functionality in a way we can use it as in vertical (portrait) mode

                  Thanks

                  I tested for iOS or Android and it doesn't work in both... this is by design? Or maybe I'm doing a wrong configuration of the PBIX file?

                  Thanks for your comments,

                  Mauro

                  51 votes
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                    under review  ·  1 comment  ·  Mobile  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                  • Export to PDF needs to include all rows in a Table or Matrix visualization

                    The new feature Export to PDF appears to be just a screen capture of each report - whatever is currently being shown on the screen is what is captured in the pdf. When a report has a Table or Matrix visualization on it with rows that scroll beyond what is shown, these are not captured in the pdf. Need to have all the data show up in the pdf.

                    34 votes
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                      4 comments  ·  Reports  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • matrix data export to excel

                      Matrix data is exported to excel in tabular format. It is a lot of rework to again pivot it in excel. We want a visual matrix to be exported to excel as a matrix/cross tab.
                      same is for charts. we dont want just the underlying data. When exporting to excel from Powerbi Service, we want it to be exported as-is with all the visuals.
                      So many posts on this topic and no answers so far.

                      34 votes
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                        1 comment  ·  Reports  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • Format Card as different Shapes

                        Be able to format a Card as different shapes (ie Circle / Star / Triangle etc.

                        11 votes
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                          0 comments  ·  Custom Visuals  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • Rename Totals

                          Please allow users to rename totals in the Table and Matrix visual. This is a very important feature to be able to label what the total means for a specific report (e.g. Month Actual adding up to YTD Actual) rather than simply "total". For the time being the only solution is to put a text box over to which goes away in focus mode, etc. Thank you!

                          80 votes
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                            0 comments  ·  Custom Visuals  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • Set All "Visual Header" Options with Custom Theme

                            There is now a "Visual header" card on all data visualizations. I would like to be able to set all properties in this card in my .json custom report theme file.

                            Including: Background color, Border, Transparency, Icon color, and about a dozen On/Off toggles.

                            14 votes
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                              3 comments  ·  Reports  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • Hierarchy Slicer Sync

                              I tested the "Sync Slicers" it's a very good option but it doesn't work with Hierarchy Slicer, it will be very important to synchronize pages of report's with hierarchical slicers like Hierarchy Slicer.

                              241 votes
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                                13 comments  ·  Reports  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                              • copy data to clipboard

                                Copy Data to Clipboard should be a simple right-click context menu capability --- as it has been in Tableau for years. Often, user wants data being displayed without going through export to CSV and import into Excel. Just simple copy-paste of data out of visual to clipboard to ... whatever intended ... is extremely useful.

                                354 votes
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                                  9 comments  ·  Dashboard  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                • Microsoft Teams as Data Source

                                  I want to connect Microsoft Teams as Data Source by Power BI.

                                  Scenario:
                                  - Create a report from the topic of the channel of Team.
                                  like Word Crowd of the channel.
                                  - Create a report from the usage of Microsoft Teams.
                                  like the topic count each channel, member count, total duration.
                                  - Create a report of usage of Microsoft Teams relate with other systems.
                                  like a report with Microsoft Teams and Customer Services.

                                  38 votes
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                                  • Text wrap in chart legends and detail labels for all chart types

                                    Currently this functionality is partially available but would be exceedingly useful for many of us if it were to also be added to the chart legends and detail labels for all chart types (including bar, column and pie charts)

                                    14 votes
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                                      0 comments  ·  Custom Visuals  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                    • Bug- In PBI Desktop, when typing a title, the cursor jumps from the title text box to another point on the page. This happens everytime when

                                      This is a bug report since I couldn't find an easy way to report bugs from the PBI desktop nor the website. In PBI Desktop, when typing a title, the cursor jumps from the title text box to another point on the page after so many characters are typed. This happens everytime when I am trying to type in a title. Please fix.

                                      33 votes
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                                        1 comment  ·  Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                      • Improve Relationship Drag and Drop Experience

                                        In Power Pivot for Excel, when you drag and drop columns to create relationships, there experience is:
                                        1. Click and drag source column
                                        2. Hover over destination table
                                        3. The receiving column on the destination table is highlighted to indicate which column will receive the join.

                                        In Power BI Desktop, item 3 above is missing. It makes it ambiguous how the join will be made (and a poor user experience). Please add a visual confirmation to the user which column will receive the join during drag and drop.

                                        406 votes
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                                          4 comments  ·  Data Preparation  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                        • xero power bi desktop

                                          Develop a Get Data to Xero API's using importing data data connectivity mode.

                                          10 votes
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                                            1 comment  ·  Custom Connectors  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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