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  1. General Tooltip or Infotip for Visuals

    It would be cool to have the ability to add Informational Custom Tooltips/Infotips to visuals.

    For example, a report curator would be able to add information about what a visual calculates or displays. This could show as a small "i" or "?" that when hovered over, shows a pop over with information about that visual.

    This could help users quickly get the most value out of a report and it's containing visuals.

    23 votes
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      0 comments  ·  Adoption  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • Calculated measures when live connected to MDX cubes

      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 measures against multidimensional models too.

      930 votes
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        74 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  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.

        114 votes
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          8 comments  ·  Reports  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • Add 3PP LOB to boomTnL

          3PP isn't currently in boomTnL. The 3PP team runs approximately 5 tests a month and we need to manually track each TnL in Omniture.

          13 votes
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            0 comments  ·  Adoption  ·  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,

            39 votes
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              10 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            • Expose tab order as a property of visuals for keyboard navigation

              Users that consume Power BI reports with keyboard navigation (including screen readers) can tab through the visuals on a report page, but the tab order seems to be the order in which the visual was placed on the page by the report designer. So if I make a page and put two charts on the bottom row, a title text box at the top left, and a table on the top row, that is the tab order. I would like to be able to change a property to make the tab order go from title to table to chart 1…

              21 votes
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                1 comment  ·  Reports  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              • Support dashboards in Power BI Report Server

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

                633 votes
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                  59 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!

                • Have Color Saturation responsive to Highlighting

                  Charts with Color Saturation Formatting should respond to Highlighting independently of original color. For instance if I have a set of column charts that are formatted as green if above target and red if below, when I highlight one column and I get the smaller columns on the other charts, these new columns should be painted differently from their originals if their stance against the target is different as well.

                  21 votes
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                    1 comment  ·  Analytics  ·  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.

                    66 votes
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                      8 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  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…

                      134 votes
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                        8 comments  ·  Custom Connectors  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • "Apply slicers to all pages of a report" needs to include custom visuals

                        In the "Allows Slicers to apply to all Pages of a Report" request, Microsoft resolved the issue only for built in slicers. Need this functionality to work for ALL slicers, both built in and custom.

                        11 votes
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                          0 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • Variable Width Bar Charts

                          Would like the addition of a built-in visualization for variable width bar charts. None of the current visuals appear to have the ability to alter the width of the bars.

                          Coding such a chart in R is a modest undertaking with the help of the below walkthrough, but well beyond a basic PowerBI user. It would be great if this one were included as part of the base package of visuals, or available as a custom visual from the MS Store.

                          http://radacad.com/variable-width-column-chart-writing-r-codes-inside-power-bi-part-4

                          11 votes
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                            1 comment  ·  Custom Visuals  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • Single-click drillthrough

                            The current method of using "drillthrough" is tedious and not obvious.

                            I propose a new implementation of drillthrough: single-click. Instead of right-clicking on a row, table or visual and selecting form a context menu, let's have the ability to setup a row, table or visual as a single-click drillthrough.

                            12 votes
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                              3 comments  ·  Reports  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • 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…

                              142 votes
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                                6 comments  ·  Reports  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                              • Bookmarks on BI Service at Dashboard level

                                Loving the new bookmarking feature, however working within an organisation where Power BI has just been introduced the majority of our dashboards are pinned reports to dashboard level. It would be AMAZING if the bookmarks (linked to images) worked on the dashboard level.

                                If you can pin an entire report and the interactive visuals work, logic dictates that any image-based bookmarks should also work. Also adding bookmarks to filters would be heaven.

                                I appreciate that bookmarks are in preview but would welcome any indication of further bookmark developments?

                                45 votes
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                                  10 comments  ·  Dashboard  ·  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.

                                  125 votes
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                                    7 comments  ·  Report Server  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                  • Enable TEXT box hyperlinks to link to specific tabs/pages within one report

                                    Enable TEXT box hyperlinks to link to specific tabs/pages within one report
                                    This enables one report to provide links to drill into additional detail or related info within the same report, very similar to how a Dashboard behaves but with out the administrative complexity of using real Dashboards, and without the processing overhead of maintain each tab/report in it's own PBX report

                                    16 votes
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                                      3 comments  ·  Reports  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                    • Export Bookmarks in Powerpoint presentation

                                      With the update of latest feature "Bookmark" in Power BI desktop, we can create as many bookmarks as we want in single report. I think its best idea to convert all these bookmarks into "PowerPoint " presentation in order to share with Colleagues or Management.

                                      58 votes
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                                        4 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                      • Approval Process for Gateways / Prevent Personal Gateways

                                        Build an approval process for Gateways before they become Active on a tenant. The approval process would be manged by the Power BI Admin. This approval process could be a feature the Power BI Admin can enable / disable, defaulting to disabled to retrain backward compatibility.

                                        Current reality allows anyone with a Pro License to push any internal data they have access too to the service. With the right permission they can then push this data public without restrictions.

                                        This feature is a must have in an Enterprise concerned about how data is used / managed. Just because some has…

                                        30 votes
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                                          0 comments  ·  Gateways (Enterprise and Personal)  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                        • Vertical Column Headers in Matrix

                                          Make possible to rotate the column header so that they appear vertical. It's very usefull for the case that I have a number of columns and the names of each column is a rather long text, hence it makes the matrix's width large even though the actual cells just hold a number. Format-wise, it can be much more pleasant if the column heades could have appeared vertically to save space rather than the default horizontal.

                                          11 votes
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                                            2 comments  ·  Custom Visuals  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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