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  1. Allow the creation of a Theme Pack

    Allow for the creation of a corporate color theme pack. Same principle of styles in Excel: I define a set of styles (colors, fonts, background, format,...) and apply to my report items. For example, let me set the default slicer background color to a suitable shade so that all slicer created start with my default color settings. I would also like to be able to save me color scheme separately so that i can share it with colleagues to create a consistent feel.

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      54 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • Move the Format (Paint Brush) options to Contextual Tabs

      As we get more Formatting features added its getting tougher to access all of them in the Paint Brush drop down menus. Please move the Formatting options into Contextual Tabs in the Ribbon. Thanks!

      5 votes
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        2 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • Enable many to many support for Direct Query

        I would love to have support for many to many filtering for SQL Server direct query

        24 votes
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          2 comments  ·  Data Sources  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • disable auto updates for system

          Please give HKLM key to disable auto updates instead of a setting in user profile under .zip file. Plain ridiculous logic for mass corporate deployment when Microsoft SCCM uses system account to install software

          14 votes
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            9 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • Add Close option to File Menu in PowerBI Desktop

            I would like to have a Close option in the File Menu that, after a prompt for saving my changes, will open up a "blank" desktop. This will ease the process of starting a new report from scratch.

            19 votes
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              5 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            • Multiple Windows

              Ability to have multiple windows open for one document, just like Excel.

              Excel - View tab, "New Window"

              This function will save some headache while manipulating with the data, and having to click back forth between the tables or even the relationships.

              9 votes
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                1 comment  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              • To be able to update datasets with the same tables at once

                As a pro user,
                I want the enterprise gateway to update all tables across published datasets on the cloud from the same database,
                so that I have the flexibility to publish variable subsets of my database as self-contained unique datasets.

                2 votes
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                  1 comment  ·  Gateways (Enterprise and Personal)  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • Time Line with information from diferent columns like a matrix

                  We need a visualisation (Timeline) that show multiple dates from a column or many columns but in the same line of time.

                  1 vote
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                    0 comments  ·  Custom Visuals  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                  • New Power Query function to let me know whether a date field falls within a specified range

                    I would like a new column function that behaves similarly to the Date.IsInPreviousWeek function, but allow the user to specify what range they would like to see.

                    For example, it could be Date.IsInDateRange(beginning number of days before today,ending number of days before today). Then if I entered a new column with the formula of Date.IsInDateRange(1,0) then I would expect the result to be TRUE for any date range that is either yesterday or today.

                    This would really enhance the pinned visuals on the dashboard that need to show just today's or yesterday's information.

                    1 vote
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                      0 comments  ·  Data Preparation  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • Remove data type limits in formulas

                      Limits in formulas because of datatype

                      Hi! I dont know if its only me having this problem but in excel I have never had difficulties creating advanced formulas with different types of data, for example making a sum (value) when I find a specific word (text). In Power BI I have set the datatype the same for several columns of which I need to create new calculated columns for in my report. But when trying to add a new formula column i get the error that the formula cant work with different datatypes (expressions that yield variant data-type cannot be…

                      8 votes
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                        4 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • 3 votes
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                          0 comments  ·  Data Sources  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • Able to download dashboard and store in VSTF

                          Hi, I want to store the dashboard whatever is developed as an artifact in VSTF. Currently I see that Power BI report can be stored as a file with pbix extension. Can we do similar kind of thing where we can download the dashboard as a file and store in VSTF. This way I can maintain multiple versions of dashboard in Visual source.

                          2 votes
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                            0 comments  ·  Dashboard  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • More customized tooltips for the map feature

                            I have a table with facilities i want to show on a map using coordinates. The value i want to show is a color based on a textvalue (OK= green, not OK = red) im using the field "Legend" for this.

                            The problem is that the customer wants to see the facility name in the tooltip and not the coordinates, so i would like to see the ability to have a value (facility name) as alias for the value that is in use (coordinates). I would also like to have the ability to disable some fields to show in the…

                            2 votes
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                              1 comment  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • Get current Filter in a Report as Javascript Event

                              If a user changes a Filter setting (e.g. by clicking on the visual) a report, added with an Iframe, should send callback in javascript. Similiar to window.addEventListener('message', onReceiveMessage, false); and the event reportPageLoaded

                              9 votes
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                                1 comment  ·  APIs and Embedding  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                              • Allow the Power BI Desktop file (pbix) create reports based on another Power BI Desktop (pbix) file model without importing it

                                Allow the creation and update of dashboards on different Power BI Desktop files based on a data model built on another Power BI Desktop file.

                                5 votes
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                                  0 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                • export custom table

                                  Give the ability to export and input custom table with all fields. This could save a lot of time for date dim tables.

                                  2 votes
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                                  • SDMX connection

                                    SDMX is one of the main protocols used for transmit statistical data from International organizations such has Eurostat. It is currently possible to connect PowerBI to it, but there is a lot of work to do, concerning the query. If we have a get data source for SDMX would be great.

                                    12 votes
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                                      4 comments  ·  Data Sources  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                    • Visual that shows comment/note when hover over it

                                      Add comment or note related to a visual or for entire page. Text only shows when you hover over the icon.

                                      20 votes
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                                        6 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                      • Refresh Time on Tiles

                                        It would be good to select the refresh time on multiple tiles. The way it is now is time consuming, since you have to change them one by one.

                                        3 votes
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                                          0 comments  ·  Custom Visuals  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                        • Create a Timeline custom visual to visualize MS Project tasks information

                                          Create a Timeline custom visual to visualize MS Project tasks information

                                          10 votes
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