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  1. 48 votes
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      under review  ·  4 comments  ·  Dataflows  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • Rotate text box

      Please add a basic feature with ability to rotate a text box. In many report I would like to use screen real estate effectively by having text vertically on the left allowing full height for visuals. All Office apps have this basic feature.

      87 votes
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        9 comments  ·  Reports  ·  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.

        426 votes
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          4 comments  ·  Data Preparation  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • Export to PowerPoint with individual image elements

          Currently, the Export to PowerPoint feature exports one image file per report. Update the Export to PowerPoint feature to support exporting an image per report visual instead.

          669 votes
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            31 comments  ·  Reports  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • disable auto time intelligence

            Make the "Auto Time Intelligence" feature a global option that can be turned off for all subsequent PBIX files.

            191 votes
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              2 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  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!

              152 votes
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                3 comments  ·  Custom Visuals  ·  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

                137 votes
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                  8 comments  ·  Data Sources  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • Include Reports/Dashboards from Multiple Workspaces in One App

                  Similar to ideas around creating multiple apps from one workspace, it would be very beneficial to have the ability to create a high-level app that includes reports from multiple workspaces. For example, our executive team would like to see specific reports from sales, accounting, and fields ops in one app instead of navigating to three different apps/workspaces to view the appropriate reports.

                  179 votes
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                    7 comments  ·  Administration  ·  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.

                    97 votes
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                      0 comments  ·  Data Sources  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • Increase the data export row limit (30,000 rows max) in Power BI Report Server

                      The capability to export raw data from Power BI is an important function for many users.

                      Presently, the export data limits are as follows and confirmed at the community link below.

                      - Power BI Service (cloud platform): 150,000 row maximum
                      - Power BI Report Server (on-premise platform): 30,000 row maximum

                      Please increase the export limit setting on Report Server to match that of Service. Better yet, increase them both to a much higher limit as requested by others in separate idea posts.

                      http://community.powerbi.com/t5/Report-Server/What-is-the-Export-data-row-count-limit-for-Power-BI-Report/m-p/343951

                      390 votes
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                        21 comments  ·  Report Server  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • Text Direction Property for visuals and pages

                        Currenty it seems like all texts in a PBIX file are defined as LTR.
                        It will be very useful to have the control over the Text Direction property.
                        It will be really great to have this control dynamicly - Let's say there's a multi-language report where the X axis on a bar chart has company names in mix language that has different desired Text Direction properties.

                        27 votes
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                          0 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • Allow Power BI Desktop to Create Perspectives (Similar to Power Pivot, SSAS)

                          Perspectives are an incredibly useful feature for complex models for end-users. For a complex model, there can be 50+ Tables with 100s of Columns and Measures (sometimes 1000+). This can be overwhelming for a new user who would connect to the Data Model to create their own reports (either using Power BI or Excel).

                          Adding the ability to create Perspectives in Power BI Desktop (similar to Power Pivot, SSAS) would be a big help.

                          Perspectives allow end-users to connect to a "slice" of the Model, making it easier to understand and work with. Thus aiding with the widespread adoption and…

                          41 votes
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                            0 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • Implement Power BI on Mac

                            Implement Power BI, and Office extensions on Mac OS

                            103 votes
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                              1 comment  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • Stop Executing Queries Multiple Times

                              I create a query in Power BI Desktop against a data source. Power BI Desktop insists on executing it multiple (usually three) times. This makes Desktop slow and for back-end data sources exerts additional load that can also incur additional costs.

                              Note: I am not talking about the scenario where a query is referred to multiple times in M, rather just a simple query loaded into one table in the data model. I assume the engine is checking data types, etc - but the current approach is very slow/painful. Optimisation is needed!

                              19 votes
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                                4 comments  ·  Data Preparation  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                              • Cross filtering on multiple (custom) visuals

                                Achieve cross filtering on multiple visuals (in addition to slicer ) in Power BI. After applying of additional filtering on one of the visual it would not reset already applied filtering on other visuals.

                                19 votes
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                                  2 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                • URL as function for buttons

                                  Please add the possibility to enter URL's as a function/action for buttons/images. This way it would be very easy to, for example, place links to related websites (i.e. sources) and a button to toggle to a "fullscreen-mode" (?chromeless=1).

                                  63 votes
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                                    3 comments  ·  Reports  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                  • Add explode options for Dounut chart and Pie chart

                                    There are many scenarios we need to add explode option for dounut and pie chart as requirements. This explode option was possible in other tools and scripting languages.

                                    Please implement this option for better visualization

                                    17 votes
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                                      2 comments  ·  Reports  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                    • Fix Releative Date Slicer / UTC issue.

                                      I know I can change my data to be reflected in UTC but then i suddenly show, for example, Invoices paid Septmeber 30th as being paid in October. this is so wrong!

                                      You simply need to change PBI where date slicers are reflecting local time and not UTC. I cannot display all of our financial data improperly (as UTC).

                                      51 votes
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                                        6 comments  ·  Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                      • Dynamics Accessibility in a Workspace | Controlling Report Visibility

                                        Hi Everyone,

                                        Firstly, I should say that we might have a lot of workspaces to publish our reports to. Over time it might get confusing to track which content is where and which users have access to it.

                                        That's why I suggest controlling the visibility of reports for each member. What I mean is that for example we have a workspace for one business division and we have a lot of members in the said division. Instead of creating another workspace we can give users permission to view specific reports in the workspace.

                                        Benefits of this development:

                                        *Handling all reports…

                                        37 votes
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                                          1 comment  ·  Administration  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                        • Export PowerBI Desktop report to pdf, word, powerpoint

                                          Export PowerBI Desktop report to pdf, word, powerpoint

                                          279 votes
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                                            11 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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