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  1. Visuals: Add/remove individual item(s) to/from the selected Group. (NOT MERGE)

    Currently you can merge two groups of items on the canvas, but you can't add/remove items that aren't already grouped from a current group.

    If I group say 10 items, and later want to add another single item, I currently have to ungroup, then regroup. I would like to select an item and the group I want it in, and click "Add to Group".

    Discussion on Twitter here: https://twitter.com/InsightsMachine/status/1221612755553157120

    2 votes
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  2. Ability to show/hide visual level filter in Filter Pane with fewer clicks

    Currently the Filter Pane includes a filter in the "Filter on this visual" for every visual included in a report by default. It is very time consuming to go to each report, click on every visual and then set the hide option for each visual level filter on the Filter Pane.

    The ability for the developer to show/hide visual level filter items from the Filter Pane with fewer clicks would be ideal.

    This could be accomplished by adding an option to the popup when you click the … next to "Filters on this visual" and list it with "Filter pane"…

    20 votes
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  3. Click and Drag to Select Multiple Objects and Allow Nudge

    Similar to the other Microsoft products, it'd be great if we could click and drag the mouse to select multiple object on a page. Then, once multiple are selected, allow us to nudge them with the arrow keys all at the same time. Right now, we have to click one at a time and nudge one at a time. Oftentimes, I have many items I've already spent time aligning and then I need to nudge them and I have to do it one at a time.

    249 votes
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  4. Column Header Tooltips for Tables and Matrixs

    I would like to see a feature that would enable me as a developer to add a definition to column headers in tables and matrixs so users can get a description of the column and how it is calculated.

    This would work best from a users perspective by a pop-up/tooltip appearing when hovering over the column header only.

    7 votes
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  5. Automatic version Updates each month!!!!!!!

    How about the desktop app has an option to enable automatic updating each month rather than manually downloading monthly?

    4 votes
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  6. Automatic page refresh for datasets from PBI Sevice

    The (preview) feature "Automatic page refresh" for DirectQuery in PBI Desktop is really great.

    Please implement this feature for live connections to datasets in the PBI Service aswell.

    3 votes
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  7. Ability to toogle between original column-names and user-defined.

    Well, the fastest way to change names through all visuals is obviously renaming the column instead of the field-name in each visual. This however makes it much harder to keep track and create new visuals, as you need to hover over the renamed fields to reveal the original column-name.

    2 votes
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  8. Power BI Desktop - Tear Away Development Windows

    I suspect that many of us today have multiple monitors and/or large monitors. To make better use of the screen area during Power BI Development....

    The development panes such as Fields, Visualisations, Selection, Sync Slicers, Field Properties should be able to be "torn away" and freely move to another screen... and/or allowed to float over the work area. This should also include a separate window pane for DAX code.

    81 votes
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  9. Single selection in Filter pane need to improved

    If I have two fields in Filter pane, when I select one value, 'Select All' option is appearing in other one even though, 'Require Single Selection' is checked. When I Uncheck and Check, just 'Select All' go away but comes back when use other filter. This doesn't make sense.

    3 votes
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  10. Ensure that pop-ups from report page tooltips don't display off-canvas

    Currently pop-ups from report page tooltips aren't constrained by the canvas edges, and as a result may bleed off the edge.

    The app should ensure that Report Page Tooltips are displayed in their entirety.

    4 votes
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  11. dashed line, dotted line, line thickness

    Please add line format pane that allows for selecting to insert dotted or dashed line.

    Currently, all the most common line adjustments are only for lines that are part of line charts, not for lines inserted as a shape.

    57 votes
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  12. Clickable tooltips on hover

    During the first TripleA event with Amanda for Power BI I submitted a feature request question that got quite a few quick kudos. The feature was to have clickable tooltips on hover as well as resizing of the tooltip features. What the response was is that it's a fairly large task for the dev team to make that work and the PBI team would need some good use cases and reasons for this feature enhancement.

    The reason for this is mainly because of a few of the hiccups we've experienced in the product.


    1. There are quite a few limitations in…

    4 votes
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  13. Hierarchical Axis Improvements

    When a date field is used as the x-axis in a bar chart (in a hierarchy format, with concatenate labels turned off), I can click the "Expand all down one level in the hierarchy" drilling button to drill down into the hierarchy, and all items at the next level are grouped nicely into their parent labels, as shown in this video:

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S1kTTQARvVs

    It would be great if this functionality extended to other hierarchies as well, and not just dates.

    Currently, we can add categorical fields to a bar chart and then add a date hierarchy at the very end and…

    4 votes
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  14. Bullets in textbox

    I would like to add bullets in a textbox, because that works better than adding '-' at the beginning of a sentence.

    2 votes
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  15. Not able to Save .PBIX File using Power BI Desktop to PBRS with Custom Auth

    There is no option to save report to PBRS with Custom Authentication. There should be option to provide user id and password after providing PBRS Link to save the report.

    2 votes
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  16. improve conditional formatting

    Conditional formatting with rules should have more flexibility, especially for < and/or >.

    Add ability to conditionally format based on field comparison (say IF #field# < > #field# THEN format).

    Also would be nice to have ability to conditionally format values in visuals (if value exceeds 'x' then format) to call out outliers/defects.

    3 votes
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  17. Ability to insert a line break in the title of visuals

    I need to insert a line break in the title of visuals. Unfortunately in the edit box to enter the title text neiter Alt + 0013 nor Alt + 0010 nor a combination of both works for inserting a line break at a well defined position of the title text.

    4 votes
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  18. Support Power BI Desktop on devices (Surface Pro X) with Arm Architecture

    Purchased Surface Pro X, unfortunately Microsoft Power BI Desktop is not compatible because of ARM. Would like to know when it will be compatible or if i need to return surface pro x.

    3 votes
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  19. Spellchecker on PowerBi Desktop

    There is currently no spellchecker on the PowerBi Desktop it would be really handy to have one to check the spelling on custom labels.

    13 votes
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  20. Cutomise table refresh sequence

    This idea is to customize the sequence in which the tables are refreshed in desktop version.

    Example: I have 7 tables in my report. And it refreshes the tables based on ascending order in which tables were first imported. I would like to have the first 4 tables refreshed the usual way and then jump on to the 7th table and then 5th, 6th.

    Why this idea? The reason I ask this is because I have a table created for the refresh timestamp. I want this table to be refreshed at the end after all the tables are refreshed so…

    3 votes
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