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  1. Filter design option of drop down vs multi select option

    Most every other reporting tool has this.

    31 votes
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      0 comments  ·  Reports  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • WCF

      Some datasets are accessible via WCF and SOAP calls.

      3 votes
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        0 comments  ·  Data Sources  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • Pipedrive integration

        Would be nice to have a pipedrive (sales crm) integration

        66 votes
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          9 comments  ·  Data Sources  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • analyze z, different y axis

          Given value a and b in millions and the percentage of b as value c. It would be great to visualize this as a chart where it is possible to sort by c Given value a and b and how large percentage og b is of a I would be great to visulaise this

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            0 comments  ·  Dashboard  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • Power Map - ability to size Bubble in miles/meters

            In Power Maps, when using the Bubble visualization, you can set the bubble size of each entity to, say, sum of Sales. When you zoom in/out all bubbles resize relatively to other bubbles.
            There is no way however to size the bubble based on distance i.e. by assigning a radius in miles/meters.
            Business case: What is the 5-mile Risk Concentration at specific locations (points)? I need to display bubbles:
            a- centered on specific points
            b- with color-gradient based on risk level
            c1- with a radius of 5-miles -- no matter the zoom level
            c2- or with each location having its…

            37 votes
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              2 comments  ·  Reports  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            • Freshdesk

              Additional helpdesk software options

              134 votes
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                40 comments  ·  Data Sources  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              • provide a way to log refresh errors

                When a data refresh fails there is no way to know why

                6 votes
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                  2 comments  ·  Data Sources  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • Ability to select multiple items in a report in a dashboard

                  Ability to select multiple items in a chart say multiple bars, pie's etc and automatically have filters applied to all the existing reports. this helps to highlight anomalies and see all the surrounding reports changes as we do it and showcase risks/opportunities

                  442 votes
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                    under review  ·  36 comments  ·  Dashboard  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                  • Can you really TreeMap? Not just make a square pie chart.

                    One thing is certain; the effectiveness of any BI solution is really dependent on the capability and effectiveness of the data visualization!

                    Recently I attended a number of Power BI sessions at TechReady and visited every presenter after the session to show and ask them if we at Microsoft could do real tree maps like the ones shown below?

                    Sadly it’s not something we can do but really need to and should. I and some of my colleagues have using the third party app have deployed such a solution with project server data and the backend.

                    Its popularity and impact…

                    40 votes
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                      2 comments  ·  Reports  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • Azure Billing Data

                      Make it possible to connect directly to Azure billing data and generate reports and dashboards that a customer can use for charge back, understand consumption, predict usage growth, etc.

                      80 votes
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                        4 comments  ·  Data Sources  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • TOP or LATEST function

                        Existing aggregate functions are not always useful in a real-time dashboard. Take for example a dashboard that wants to track current speed of a connected car, or current call queue in a call-centre dashboard. At the moment, it's not possible to have a callout that achieves this as MIN, MAX, AVG would not make sense. A function such as TOP to display only the latest value should be made available. NOTE: This should not require a date field to implement but should simply display the latest value received.

                        49 votes
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                          4 comments  ·  Reports  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • Podio

                          Podio.com is a very useful business app for SMB

                          19 votes
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                          • Multi-tenancy scenarios

                            We would love to use Dashboard to publish reports for our customers but would want to separate out by customer - ie have separate sub areas / folders per customer , where we can permission per customer - ie only users in relevant Customer group has permission to the folder

                            116 votes
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                              under review  ·  18 comments  ·  Dashboard  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • copy charts between report sheers

                              cut and paste between report sheets in the online Power BI service site - cannot copy a chart and paste it to a new report sheet.

                              3 votes
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                                0 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                              • Power BI does not like Power Pivot?

                                Refresh from PowerPivot and importing PowerPivot models into BI Designer aswell ...please

                                1 vote
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                                • Q&A - 'not' or 'except' keyword

                                  Hello, When I type a question with 'not' or 'except' keyword, it doesn't filter for that category. How can we achieve this?

                                  3 votes
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                                  • Brokerage Accounts

                                    Online brokerage accounts such as Scottrade, Vanguard, Fidelity, etc. So, you can run your own analysis of your investments.

                                    1 vote
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                                    • TeamSupport

                                      I would like to see an integration similar to what you have for Zendesk for TeamSupport

                                      2 votes
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                                      • Why can't I load an Access database?

                                        We should be able to load an Access database.

                                        17 votes
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