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  1. QuickBooks Online TimeActivity Table

    Please include hours and employee Id. All other QuickBooks timesheet data is available on the table but these two fields are not present. However, the data is a limited use since you don't the employee or the related hours.

    4 votes
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      0 comments  ·  Data Sources  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • Show field usage in charts history

      I would like to know if a field is being used in any charts and where they are being used.

      This helps when I'm modifying the field and need to account for all the scenarios that the field is used in.

      Also, when I want to delete the field, I would like to first know if it's still being used. I can currently work around this by deleting the field and see which charts show an error. Works, but not ideal.

      Some ideas are:
      -show count of charts that field is being used in; where zero would mean that field…

      2 votes
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        0 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • Refresh from access restricted Excel workbook

        In addition to password protecting workbooks, Excel also supports restricting access based on users (ACL). It's a common practice to ACL workbooks in Excel to limit access to confidential data, that is used as a data source for PBI reports/dashboards. Today Power BI fails to refresh from access restricted Excel workbook, and one has to save a copy, stripped of access restrictions, use that to refresh Power BI report, and then manually republish. Auto-refresh doesn't work, essentially making operationalization of PowerBI reports based on Excel workbooks containing confidential data impossible, even if the report doesn't pull confidential data itself from…

        2 votes
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          0 comments  ·  Data Sources  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • Power BI Viewer in Excel & PowerPoint in read only mode + filters

          Add powerbi viewer in excel and powerpoint. Its like embed the Desktop Viewer App into Office Tools.

          This can help in cases where the user wants to restrict any modification of the reports.

          Its much like the PowerView Reports in Excel /PowerPoint.

          I think it will be a killer addition to add this.

          4 votes
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            0 comments  ·  APIs and Embedding  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • Make the paging buttons on "publish to web" reports more prominent

            The tabs along the bottom of reports become a set of paging arrows when using "publish to web." These paging buttons are tiny and non-descript to the point where I feel the need to put a text box into all reports that says "This report has multiple pages, see paging arrows along the bottom of the window."

            Could you make them larger, or yellow, or make them stand out in some way? I feel like most people will miss them if they're not super familiar with the product (which is most people viewing public reports).

            2 votes
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              0 comments  ·  Reports  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            • Enable user to navigate from one Power BI report to another

              We would love to have a feature to navigate from one power bi report to another where the user has the ability to see only those records which are related to the first report link like the action feature in SSRS.

              387 votes
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                11 comments  ·  Reports  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              • "Test Connection" button

                Wish there was a "Test Connection" button for each data source

                2 votes
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                  0 comments  ·  Data Sources  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • Export the table visual to a data table

                  It may sound stupid because if you know DAX you don't need it, but if you start, what great help it would be to export the result of the Visual Table as a data table including the syntax that created it: what a way to quickly achieve results and learn in a fun way

                  1 vote
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                    0 comments  ·  Custom Visuals  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                  • Be able to get a dataset's data via REST API

                    REST API seems somewhat limited at the moment. Sometimes it's necessary to programmatically monitor our Power BI datasets, so being able to get the data from a dataset would give us limitless flexibility in this area.

                    9 votes
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                      under review  ·  2 comments  ·  APIs and Embedding  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • Org chart or tree diagrams to show connections

                      Need a way to show connected data, similar to an org chart or mind map structure.

                      5 votes
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                        0 comments  ·  Dashboard  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • title dynamic on a chart

                        when putting the drill down on a chart, the name should change at each level, indicating the field used in the drill

                        10 votes
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                          0 comments  ·  Analytics  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • Ability to view shared reports/dashboards with free license

                          We currently have products that basically integrate the reports and the app users just view the reports. It wont make much sense for all the app users to purchase pro license as all they do is view the reports when in the app.

                          35 votes
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                            3 comments  ·  Administration  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • Re-sort all filtered-view charts

                            After filtering a chart, the other filtered chart views should re-sort themselves.

                            EX. I have a bar chart showing the top ten count sorted in descending order. In its filtered view, I would like the new top ten list (with the same visual of highlighting the filtered data inline of the bar chart) shown in descending order, as this list may be different than the unfiltered list. Right now if the list is long, I have to scroll through the bars to find the resulting filtered data.

                            The current behavior of showing the filtered data highlighted inline and keeping the…

                            2 votes
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                              0 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • Ability to use tcx/gpx files as a data source

                              Activity trackers and sites like Strava/Garmin etc use gpx/tcx files that are XML files really, but PowerBI/PowerQuery doesn't seem to know how to import it automatically

                              17 votes
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                              • 1 vote
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                                • Supply Chain Mapping

                                  Be able to visualize Supply Chain Map by creating lines between Ship From and Ship To points. Weight of line can be determined by values such as: Volume Shipped, Number of Shipments, etc.

                                  13 votes
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                                    4 comments  ·  Custom Visuals  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                  • How do I automate the delivery of report to my email account?

                                    How do I automate the delivery of report to my email account?

                                    2 votes
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                                      0 comments  ·  Reports  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                    • Easily export relationships between tables into a Spreadsheet or table

                                      It would be really handy if there was a way to export the relationships between your database tables into a spreadsheet or table. for me i keep track of a lot of things in OneNote and entering all the tables and their relationships becomes more unmanagable once you have a lot of data. If a user could just export or even print a map of the relationships for easier reference.

                                      Thanks

                                      28 votes
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                                        9 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                      • Rename/Sort fields at visual level, with possibility to return to original name/sort

                                        Allow users to rename fields (axis, legend) at visual level, with possibility to return to original name.

                                        Allow users to custom sort (not also ASC or DESC) moving fields in the way they want, with possibility to return to original configuration.

                                        1 vote
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                                          1 comment  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                        • Lock out selection of shapes and widgets

                                          Shapes are useful for adding background formatting to pages. However, if accidentally selected, they move to the front and obscure anything in the same location until deselected. This can be very jarring and confusing to viewers.

                                          PowerBI should allow marking a shape as 'locked' to prevent interactions in View mode that would trigger this behavior.

                                          41 votes
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