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  1. Need to continue support global synonyms.

    This is the key to make Q&A scalable. Understand global synonyms is undisclosed feature, but it's key and we should definitely add it. The way we use it today is to create a simple keyword such as 'perftrack' 'myperformance', which are global synonyms to complex queries like "show me fy15 q1 tgt and q1 shipped and q1 att and h1 tgt and h1 shipped and h1 fcst and h1 fcst att and h1ltg and h1 upside matrix", so that end users (people who are usually not tech savvy) can really self serve. Without global synonyms or similar features, Q&A will…

    42 votes
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      0 comments  ·  Q&A  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • When "numbers" change in dashboard, it must be fluid

      when users play around, they see awesome animations w.r.t pie graphs, bar charts, line charts etc.

      Can we do the same for the numbers (text object which depicts the summary value). for eg. when 9 changes to 15 it should not be abrupt. you should see the animation of changes from 9 to 15. that gives a good visual presence that numbers changed

      1 vote
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        1 comment  ·  Dashboard  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • Dashboard pages

        The current paradigm for organising dashboards is not scalable; need to introduce the notion of 'pages' or 'sections' within a dashboard so that a 'dashboard package' can be created. While multiple dashboards can now be created and navigated from the top pane, this is a very simplistic approach. Ideally, we would have the capability to, within each dashboard, organise visualisations into pages or sections (collapsible or not) that would allow for a comprehensive package of visualisations to be considered as a whole experience. Currently this is not feasible with the current way of organising and navigating as, in effect, only…

        39 votes
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          3 comments  ·  Dashboard  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • RSS Feeds

          I just want to put an RSS link in and have that appear on my dashboard like the Bing News source.

          46 votes
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            under review  ·  3 comments  ·  Data Sources  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • 150 votes
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              15 comments  ·  Data Sources  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              planned  ·  Carl PerryCarl Perry responded

              We’re starting the planning for this work and will provide updates as we identify a timeline for delivering support for the different components of Dynamics AX.

            • Lync

              The lync team developed an Excel solution to monitor lync, but it could be updated to use Power BI

              37 votes
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                2 comments  ·  Dashboard  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              • Resize items

                An iPad user expects to resize items using their fingers.

                I can't resize my charts in the iPad. Since the iPad is smaller (al telecast the iPad mini is). Than a desktop, you need to be able to save a different size for your iPad charts than for the charts you view from your laptop.

                33 votes
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                  1 comment  ·  Mobile  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • Allow me to change the data source used in a Q&A result

                  When I have multiple data sources, typing a question doesn't always bring back the right data. I need to be able to change which workbook/connection Q&A uses to show me results.

                  31 votes
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                    0 comments  ·  Q&A  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                  • Tiles not fitting across page when printing a Dashboard via Chrome

                    Hello - I am having trouble printing a Dashboard where the tiles fit to page. Can this be easily fixed?

                    It would be nice to easily print a Dashboard to PDF and have the tiles fit accordingly.

                    1 vote
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                      1 comment  ·  Reports  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • Installation of Analysis Services Connector should test the connection with impersonation at the end

                      Step 1: Install the Analysis Services Connector and start the configuration
                      Step 2: It prompts you to log into Power BI and you log in as x@y.onmicrosoft.com
                      Step 3: Enter the yourdomain\SSASAdmin credentials and the Tabular server name
                      Step 4: Enter the friendly name, etc.
                      Step 5: Please add a new screen which says, "Your connector is configured successfully. Click TEST to test a connection. It will connect under yourdomain\SSASAdmin, confirm that user is an SSAS Admin, then will connect again including EffectiveUserName=x@y.onmicrosoft.com on the connection string to confirm you have AD federated properly so SSAS and yourdomain can…

                      3 votes
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                        0 comments  ·  Data Sources  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • Allow data.gov connections

                        Data.gov is a source we go to often to find healthcare or other government related information. Would be nice if this was an option with several sources listed.

                        21 votes
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                          0 comments  ·  Data Sources  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • Swipe/Gestures support for reports

                          Ability to swipe between multiple report pages. There should be recommendation for gesture.

                          4 votes
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                            0 comments  ·  Reports  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • Need to be able to send a URL to a Q&A result like we do today. This is super critical to make it scalable!

                            Currently we use Q&A for all reporting and analytics purpose and the way we do it is to generate a required view through Q&A and send people the link, who can just keep the link which will always provide updated data whenever underlying Q&A workbook refrehes (daily).

                            28 votes
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                              0 comments  ·  Q&A  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • 13 votes
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                                1 comment  ·  Dashboard  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                                Hi Pradeep. Can you please elaborate on this suggestion? What do you mean be a multiple series chart? You can add many series to a chart already – drop a field into the ‘Legend’ box to create a series. You can use the ‘Combo chart’ chart type to show series with very different values too.

                                Can you please create another suggestion for ‘Dynamic Expression’ and add some detail there too? That way we can track the importance of both of these ideas!

                                Thank you!

                              • Quandl

                                I would like to native connectivity to all Quandl data sources. Either encourage Quandl to support Odata or create a native connector. thx

                                27 votes
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                                • Adobe Marketing

                                  Connect to Adobe Marketing

                                  18 votes
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                                    under review  ·  0 comments  ·  Data Sources  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                  • Matrix-Table combo tabular

                                    Matrix-Table combo tabular. One axis aggregate (matrix style) and one axis doesn't aggregate (table style)

                                    14 votes
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                                    • Add the date range or criteria to the tile and filter based on date dynamically

                                      The tiles should display the time period of the data within... and either being able to change the timeframe on a tile or on the entire dashboard.
                                      This is a big concern for me in Salesforce Reporting. I want to be able to perhaps look at activity on one page that might show 90 days, 180, and 365 for example.

                                      70 votes
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                                        under review  ·  5 comments  ·  Dashboard  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                      • Avanade Touch Analytics

                                        Needs access to Avanade Touch Analytics Online Service Data

                                        7 votes
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                                          1 comment  ·  Data Sources  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                        • Create a simple report as a Tile

                                          It'd be great if it's possible to create a report as Tile to display KPI.

                                          6 votes
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                                            2 comments  ·  Dashboard  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                            started  ·  Julie ZhuJulie Zhu responded

                                            Hi Nitayaruk. Thanks for making a suggestion. To help us understand better your need, did you want to pin a report visual (e.g. a table) with KPI in it to the dashboard, or did you want to pin a report page? Either way, we have started the work. Let us know if you were looking for something else.

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