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  1. Is there no way to expand beyond just the show data in the visualization. IE add extra data in show data that's not shown in the visual.

    When using a visualization that supports 'Show Data' need a robust way to add more to the 'show data' ie adding extra data columns within show data and not just data being shown from the selected visual.

    6 votes
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      0 comments  ·  Dashboard  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • Disable visual highlighting and interactions

      When clicking on certain elements of a visual, I can control the interaction this selection has on other visuals within the report, but I was wondering if there is the ability to completely disable the clickability of a visual? I don't want the end users to be able to click on the visual at all, so neither the selected visual or other visuals would be highlighted? Tooltips should still be viewable on hover.

      This feature should be available for use in both service and desktop.

      More information on the unsuccessful attempts people have made trying to achieve this with graphs/charts…

      66 votes
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        9 comments  ·  Reports  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • Enable syncing of Page Filters across multiple pages

        The latest (Nov 2018) release of Power Bi Desktop had some really neat improvements to the Filter pane.
        One missing item is the ability to sync Page level filters across multiple (not ALL) pages.

        One can achieve this using Slicers but slicers take up space you have to completely hide it.

        Allowing Page level Filters to sync across selected pages will therefore ensure it can be used in scenarios where the filter needs to be applied to multiple but NOT ALL pages.

        6 votes
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          0 comments  ·  Reports  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • Prevent user (service-side) from entering Edit-mode in Embedded App Owns Data scenario

          Currently there is no option in Power BI Embedded API´s or Power BI Service settings to disable a report from being loaded into ‘Edit’-mode by using for instance a Javascript debugger in a web browser, in an app-owns-data Power BI embedded solution. Setting the ViewMode property in Javascript can easily be overridden in any client-side debugger tool. Once an end-user of a website has entered the report in edit mode, the imported data model (i.e. table structure) and all it´s underlying actual data, down to a row-level, is fully exposed to the end-user to freely browse.

          What would appear to…

          9 votes
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            1 comment  ·  APIs and Embedding  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • custom r visualization

            Enable R Visualization in Power BI Report Server

            19 votes
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            • Improve Standard Visuals

              I think PBI needs to up their game with improving their out-of-the-box visuals.
              From a business perspective we have had to make a decision not to utilize custom visuals as they:
              - Regularly fall over when updates occur to desktop or server
              - Seldom keep with new PBI functionality
              - Seldom have the same look and feel of the standard visuals
              But it seems like PBI is neglecting any improvements in this area because they rely on third part to do it for them.

              It seems crazy that the first 12 standard visuals are all just variations on a column…

              21 votes
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                1 comment  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              • Workday function to become available

                Enable the use of workday function from Excel. This is a very useful function which enables the calculation of projected TATs vs targets.

                6 votes
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                  1 comment  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • The ability to alter spacing on axis title

                  There should be the ability to adjust the padding between an axis and the axis title. in the linked post I have exampled where the title nearly touches the axis labels.

                  https://community.powerbi.com/t5/Desktop/Spacing-on-axis-titles/m-p/524560#M245510

                  12 votes
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                    0 comments  ·  Reports  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                  • Take over all reports when employee leaves

                    We had an employee who made a ton of reports in PBI and left. Appartently, we have to take these reports seperately over as an author. Can you make an options to take over all reports of an author when that persons ends the power bi licence?

                    19 votes
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                      2 comments  ·  Administration  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • Publish a Power BI Roadmap

                      Currently there does not seem to be a roadmap for Power BI. This makes it very hard to plan implementations, as meetings tend to end up with someone saying "Microsoft must know this is a winning feature. I can't believe it's not on their roadmap."

                      As the person who has to turn the stakeholders dreams into a Power BI reality, this leaves me feeling uneasy, as I can name at least half a dozen must have features that we still don't have.

                      186 votes
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                        1 comment  ·  Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • Conditional Formatting for Text

                        It would be great to conditional format a table and/or a matrix based on the cell text, not only numbers

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                          48 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • Grouping visuals in the selection pane like in the bookmark pane

                          Recently the bookmark pane got updated with the ability to group bookmarks together. I'd really like to have such a feature for the visuals in the selection pane as well. This allows users to quickly toggle the visibility of a group of visuals.

                          6 votes
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                            0 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • Slicer "Clear Selection" icon color attribute

                            I'd like to see the ability to set the color of the eraser icon (clear selection) in a slicer header to something different than the default grey.

                            When you use a dark color background (let's say Dark Green) with light color font (let's say medium Orange), it's very difficult for users to see the default grey eraser and clear their selections.

                            If some of the color setting attributes that were just added to visual headers could be brought to the Slicer header I belive the issue would be resolved.

                            24 votes
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                              0 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • Change log for Power BI?

                              It would be good life Microsoft would provided a list of changes in the PowerBI Desktop

                              23 votes
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                                1 comment  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                              • Closing bracket on Choosing a Function

                                In formula bar (aka DAX editor) when we write a new measure, we get a nice drop-down list of available functions as we type first few letters of the function name. When we choose a function from the list - the full function name gets typed out along with a opening bracket - but no closing bracket!! Please provide this functionality. This will help authoring experience smoother and error-free.

                                7 votes
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                                • Dataflows from Custom SQL Query

                                  I would like to be able to create an entity based off of a custom SQL Query instead of having to use the Power Query tools. The problem I am having is that one of the tables I am working with is too large and results in a timeout when Dataflows tries to bring it in. I think that a custom SQL Query will alleviate this issue by allowing me to prefilter my data before it comes into Dataflows.

                                  21 votes
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                                  • Export Report to PDF from iPad

                                    Ability to export (& share) to PDF from iOS (iPad specifically) to compliment PDF from desktop version.

                                    16 votes
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                                      1 comment  ·  Mobile  ·  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.

                                      609 votes
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                                        27 comments  ·  Reports  ·  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

                                        283 votes
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                                          9 comments  ·  Report Server  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                        • Row based filter at Page level

                                          Stealing this from Tobias Owen on the Feature Summary Blog

                                          The ability to hide pages is brilliant, thank you! Is it possible to apply Row-Level Security to whole pages so that they can be dynamically hidden for some users but not for others?

                                          387 votes
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                                            10 comments  ·  Reports  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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