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  1. Make Medicare open source datasets available to create custom reports in Power BI

    Open source government healthcare data is readily available, and the application of Power BI to create reports and insights has been demonstrated by Microsoft (see link https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r7bjAkECHmw).
    Has Microsoft considered making the data available (with routine refreshes) as a Power BI dataset for public consumption so that users can create their own custom reports?
    #crowdsourcing #knowledgesharing #opensource #CMS #Medicare #PowerBI #scaleanalytics

    2 votes
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      0 comments  ·  Samples  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • Ability to add visuals from different reports and datasets to a single dashboard

      Simply the ability to combine different visuals across different reports and datasets to a single dashboard. i.e. if I'm a CEO , I might want to "subscribe" to visualizations that are maintained by different people in different reports and possibly from different datasets.

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      • Selectors Default to First Item

        When a slicer targets another slicer, give an option to have the second selector update to the first item in the new list. Right now the second selector gets updated to null whenever the first selector changes. This also causes all the graphs to go blank too

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        • Enable alert notifications for table and charts

          Right now, you can enable alert notifications for number, KPI and gauge tiles but it would be good to enable alert notifications for table and charts. Workaround now is to create separate tiles for each value which becomes a tedious job.

          13 votes
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          • Make SSAS connections available for publish to web

            Many companies have, or want to have, their data models in SSAS. As of today they are not able to use these if they want to share information to the public through PowerBI.

            In some countries govermental institutions have to share public information and the possibility to use SSAS Connection would make them able to leverage existing data models with ease.

            29 votes
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              1 comment  ·  APIs and Embedding  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            • Allow Pinning Cards to Mobile View Only

              I want to be able to add Cards to the Mobile View and hide them from the Web View. Currently, I can only pin and display a card to Web View and hide it from the Phone View.

              This allows me to insert graphics and cards specifically for the mobile view while leaving the Web view unaffected.

              1 vote
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                0 comments  ·  Mobile  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              • Search for dropdowns

                Search capability only works when slicer is a list. Please make Search functionality work for dropdowns as well.

                1 vote
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                  0 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • gantt Chart - Scrolled down header and Magnifier

                  1. It would be great if the column header could follow when scrolled down
                  2. if there is magnifier to zoom in/out

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                    0 comments  ·  Custom Visuals  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                  • Embedded Report Page Name

                    when you embedded report with multiple pages the page name tab disappeared and will get 1,2.... it is very useful to have tab and name because audience will not figure it is multiple pages report

                    10 votes
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                      0 comments  ·  Reports  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • Responsive web

                      Good to have PowerBI views embedded into my core workflows. Can you make your view responsive?

                      24 votes
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                      • Gantt Chart - Quarters

                        It would be nice if we had the ability to drill down the Gantt chart view into quarters (currently only Day, Week, Month, Year drilldowns are possible).

                        19 votes
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                          1 comment  ·  Custom Visuals  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • Combine multiple data sources in single query

                          its my understanding that you can not combine multiple datasources in a single query based on this link.
                          http://community.powerbi.com/t5/Service/Refresh-error-when-combining-multiple-Web-queries/m-p/26709#M7561.

                          I am querying a couple different oData sources that return millions of rows resulting in a pbix file that is several GB which makes it too large to auto-refresh and publish. My solution was to combine the oData source queries into a single M Query that joins the results and then pulls the data set down to a few thousand rows. The PBIX file then is only a few MB, but after publishing, I get errors in processing the dataset.…

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                            0 comments  ·  Data Sources  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • Non-Aggregated Tooltips

                            There should be an option to remove aggregation for Tooltips. For instance, on a map showing where our Vendors are, I want to also show their Shop Capacity. Currently, when I add the Shop Capacity field to the Tooltip, it shows an aggregation - Count of Shop Capacity, rather than the actual Shop Capacity.

                            Our databases also store explanations of what a certain field means - it would be nice for the tooltip to explain what a user is looking at, rather than a meaningless aggregation.

                            4 votes
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                              1 comment  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • Dynamic Visibility

                              Based on certain criteria being met, being able to dynamically hide/show a visual can add more flexibility to the tool. For example, use some kind of slicer to indicate whether a bar chart should be displayed or a table.

                              352 votes
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                                25 comments  ·  Dashboard  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                              • Customisable "My Workspace" view on Power BI iPad App so that long dashbard names can be read

                                In the iPad app, if you are in "My Workspace" in the Dashboards tab, the tiles aren't big enough to show the full name for dashboards with longer names. This isn't great for people we share dashboards with, because they have to click into the dashboard to see which one it is because they can't read the full name from the tile on the workspace page..

                                9 votes
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                                • Fix your download link!

                                  It seems like there are numerous complaints about your download link not working. Seriously! This should be the easiest thing to get right. No confidence in dealing any further with MS. cheers

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                                  • Save Page as .swf file

                                    Hi, can we have a functionality in Power BI desktop to save a page as .swf file(Flash animation file) so that we can use the drill features in other applications(MS PowerPoint).

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                                      0 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                    • Relacionar campos en Power BI Online

                                      Tener la opción de crear relaciones de campos en la versión Power BI Online. Ya que solo se puede actualmente en la versión de desktop.
                                      Gracias y saludos.
                                      Steven Robles

                                      2 votes
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                                        0 comments  ·  Data Preparation  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                      • Scatterplot custom data markers

                                        It would be helpful to allow scatter plotting visuals to use custom markers to add an extra dimension (dots, squares, triangles, +, etc.)

                                        2 votes
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                                          1 comment  ·  Custom Visuals  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                        • See data feature for the Card visualization.

                                          Please add the "See Data..." feature in the card visual. I love the format and layout but without being able to see the data behind it, users aren't happy.

                                          2 votes
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