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  1. visualize the advanced query steps

    It would be awesome if all the steps within an advanced query could be visualized. Like SSIS does. Can also be used during discussion with customers.

    4 votes
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  2. Automate Excell file uploads into BI tables templates for daily Data reporting

    We have daily sales and performance data that we get sent from a vendor in a PDF and Excel spreadsheet. We want to push this to our POWER BI management tool automatically

    2 votes
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  3. Make the UI more inline with the office 2016 suite

    Especially the colored bars (title and menu bars) and the ribbon

    3 votes
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  4. Integrate 3D maps into Power BI Desktop

    Users look forward to working with Power BI. But they also see the potential to tell compelling stories with 3D Maps. I think that if 3D maps was integrated into Power BI, users would be able to benefit for the synergy that would result.

    5 votes
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  5. Updating a report in powerbi web ui updates the pbix file it is connected to in the office group

    I would like to be able to upload a file into a group workspace. Then connect to it from the powerbi website. When I make updates to the reports in the powerbi web ui, those changes should be reflected in the original pbix I connected to it.

    3 votes
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  6. Rapid Field Selection

    In addition to dragging fields from the "Fields" pane, it would be nice to click into a visualization area (such as "Axis", "Legend", "Value", etc.) and start typing. Each area would become an autocomplete box, and populate a field name based on what you have typed so far.

    Additionally, you could move between slots (perhaps from "Axis" to "Legend") by hitting tab or enter. This keystroke would confirm the autocompleted value currently in progress and move you to the next field.

    The end result would be the ability to click into "Axis", type the first characters of your field name,…

    1 vote
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  7. Allow users to save a report under a group where they are an admin

    I build a report under "My Workspace" it would be great to be able to save a copy of the report to a group I created and not need to recreate the report in the other workspace.

    1 vote
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  8. Add built in integration to Shopify.

    Add support and integration to Shopify.

    17 votes
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  9. On-Premise Web version of Power BI Desktop

    Now that there is a web version of Power BI for the cloud platform, it would be great to have this funcionality for the on-premise offering. It would make it a lot easier to distribute to the users and to update.

    3 votes
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  10. Power BI Project Template

    It would be great to create or import a package of content into your PBI file that includes M queries and custom visualizations.

    It's quite tedious to re-import and copy-paste between files to reuse the content

    7 votes
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  11. Librato

    Ability to pull data from Librato

    1 vote
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  12. Pusher.com

    Ability to pull stats from Pusher.com

    1 vote
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  13. Auto

    Auto Swap between views in dashboards. this will be amazing if we can automatically swap between dashboards or views :)

    2 votes
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  14. How to integrate both Pbix design files into single file a in Power BI(.pbix) Ex: Pbi file 1 and Pbi file2. integrate file 1,2 into file 3

    How to integrate both Pbix design files into single file a in Power BI(.pbix) Ex: Pbi file 1 and Pbi file2. Pbi file 1 has Tile 1,2 (Dashboards) and Pbi file has Tile3,4(Dashboards). Better need to copy the tile 1,2(Dashboards) from Pbi file 1 into Pbi file 2

    1 vote
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  15. filter last x records

    I would like an option for filtering that allows me to choose the last “x” number of records. So if every week a new data point is recorded in the data set, once the tables have been refreshed, all of my visualizations would drop off a prior week’s data and add the new week’s data.

    5 votes
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  16. Deep link from Power BI report to an external system

    Ad an endpoint link (URL) to a record in Power BI (with one or more key’s) to external applications so that you can connect back to a source system after analyses. This would really help to create an interactive response from source data to analytics and back to source data.

    8 votes
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  17. hidden sheet

    PowerBI should be able to get source from an hidden Excel sheet without having to unhide it

    12 votes
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  18. Creating links/custom links from Reports up to Dashboards in Web app

    It would be great if we could add links from a report sheet to a dashboard in the Web app. This is the reverse of what we currently have where we can link from the dashboard to a report. That would allow us to stay in the full screen view without the need to use the navigation pane on the left to get back up to a dashboard.

    12 votes
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  19. Management Pack for PowerBI

    Create a Management pack for PowerBI so O365 IT Admins can review utilization metrics and adoption. This would include how many users are licensed under your tenant, how much space is being used, how many dashboard, how many shares, etcetera

    3 votes
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  20. source path as column on csv import

    When importing a bunch of files, for example csv files, it would be greate if the import path and some of the file attributes are imported as well.
    At the moment we need to build a function that adds the file and reads the conent as sub table that need to be expanded and so on.

    Adding columns for the file attributes will give us more abilities to play with these data also.

    1 vote
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