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  1. Increase scrollbar width in Power BI Desktop

    It's often difficult to grab the scrollbars in Power BI Desktop, particularly if the application is not maximized, or if you are working with multiple screens and Power BI is on the "left" one.

    41 votes
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      0 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • The Small Stuff List (The SS List)

      I think we need a way to request small stuff that needs to be fixed, but will never get enough votes on their own to make it to the top of ideas.powerbi.com.

      The list could then be reviewed by developers and f they agree, they can just fix the small stuff when working in the bigger stuff (assuming it is easy) or they can recommend it be promoted to an idea if it really is big stuff.

      I guess there needs to be a way to categorise into areas to allow the developers to easily find their own stuff, and…

      4 votes
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        1 comment  ·  Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • Control "publish Content Packs to entire organisation" by use of AAD group

        For portal Administrators, the ability to control "publish Content Packs to entire organisation" by use of AAD groups rather than All On or All Off. In the same way as the 'Export Data" control can be managed.

        26 votes
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          5 comments  ·  Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • Relative Date Slicer

          With the latest May updates, we now have the preview feature of the 'Relative Date Slicer'. We really like this new preview feature, but because of the fact that one essential thing for us is missing, we can't use it at all.

          It would be great to manually set the start day of calender weeks, because our clients have different calenderweeks. Mostly managed by monday-sunday.

          13 votes
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            2 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • Rename Tool Tip Label

            I would like the ability to rename the label of my tool tip. I am showing In Stock at a DC over time for a customer that only keeps certain products in the DC. I would like to include a count of the number of items in the DC as a tool tip so that my users can see something like "Number of Items in DC," rather than "Count ItemNum"

            20 votes
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              1 comment  ·  Analytics  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            • change displayed report author

              Currently when error messages are displayed in Power BI, the report author (ie the person who uploaded the report) is listed as the contact person to resolve the issue. However, many large teams have specific support aliases that are managed efficiently by a team, ensuring prompt responses and coverage during personnel outages.

              We need a way to change the displayed report author or primary contact displayed on the error message in Power BI (think "Displayed Owner" in //IDWEB). Displaying an individual as the contact randomizes our support requests and results in slower responses and an inefficient process.

              9 votes
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                0 comments  ·  Data Sources  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              • Edit my own Quick Measure templates

                Now with the introduction of quick measures it would be nice to have a place where the community could submit DAX formulas for review to be added into the Quick Measures.

                [Will Thompson, April 2017: We addressed this bit! You can submit DAX measures for review here: https://powerbi.microsoft.com/en-us/blog/introducing-the-quick-measures-gallery/. Keep voting if you want the second bit added to Power BI Desktop!]

                Also allow for custom Quick Measures which are used at your company over and over to be loaded into the PowerBI Desktop. Similar to how the Color Themes are being loaded today.

                26 votes
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                  1 comment  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • SAP BW Characteristics (Dimensions) Attributes not showing up in Power BI (SAP Business Warehouse Connector)

                  Hello Team,
                  Currently we are unable to select the BW Characteristics Attributes to be used in Power BI.

                  Please help to provide this feature. Some of the related posts are...
                  https://community.powerbi.com/t5/Desktop/SAP-BW-Attributes-not-showing-up-in-Power-BI-SAP-Business/td-p/50930

                  25 votes
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                    5 comments  ·  Data Preparation  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                  • Measure Dependency View (similar to the Query Dependency View)

                    The newly introduced Query Dependency view is phenomenal but what we really need is a Measure Dependency view. Here is what it might look like: http://ppvt.pro/2eXKndh
                    And a video detailing this idea: https://youtu.be/sYjBB_Ef66M

                    In one of my production models I have 60 Queries, but I have 200+ measures! I believe that is typical; usually I build Queries and Measures as lego blocks, combining simpler ones into more complex ones needed in the end. In fact I needed it so badle that I attempted to build a Measure Dependency view using NodeXL. While that works, it's a lot of heavy lifting.…

                    482 votes
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                      29 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • Merge Power BI Desktop and Power BI Desktop Server

                      Would be convenient if switch between PBI Desktop and PBI Desktop Server, could be implemented as 2 "Modes" in 1 application instead of separate applications as is currently the case.

                      6 votes
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                        1 comment  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • Hide pages based on role

                        Managing roles should also be on pages level, not only on tables level. admin should be able to control pages that different users can see based on their assigned roles.

                        37 votes
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                          0 comments  ·  Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • KPIs need updating

                          KPIs to my mind really need a bit of work
                          1) Want to be able to change the colour of the background rather than the text
                          2) Need to be able to change the font size of the text
                          3) Need to be able to display the trend axis value when you have more than one goal set .

                          7 votes
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                            0 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • Advanced interactions

                            Say we have a barchart that display the sales percentages for 10 different products in the current month.

                            We also have a linechart that displays the total average sales percentage per month, for both the current and last year.

                            When you allow the barchart to interact with the linecharts, currently both the product AND the month are set as filters on the linechart.

                            Instead, I would like to select which interactions apply. In this example, only the product should filter. That way when you select a product in the barchart, the linecharts display the sales history of that product (rather…

                            31 votes
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                              1 comment  ·  Analytics  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • Subtotals and Total renames

                              Is it possible to put names on the subtotal and total in the Table Matrix.?
                              Is it possible to hide subtotal?

                              8 votes
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                                1 comment  ·  Reports  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                              • Pass filter in URL (PowerBI ReportServer)

                                It would be great if it would be possible to pass filters in the URL of the report on the reportserver (as it is already possible in PowerBI online)

                                7 votes
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                                  0 comments  ·  Report Server  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                • Add Q&A to Android app

                                  Add the Q&A functionality as appears in iOS to Android as well

                                  7 votes
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                                    0 comments  ·  Mobile  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                  • Create or Activate Relationships when using SSAS live connect

                                    I need to use the same tabular model with different active relationships in order to implement different row-level security schemes for different dashboards. If I could activate different relationships after the processing of the tabular model and before publishing individual powerbi files to powerbi.com, I could avoid duplicating the tabular model with slightly different code.

                                    5 votes
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                                      0 comments  ·  Data Sources  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                    • Rotate Any Visual Element

                                      I've made multiple reports where it would be nice to have the freedom to rotate any visual element. For example, rotating cards 90 degrees either direction would be very nice for putting details along the sides of the page and not using too much space. It could also be useful in many other charts. So instead of making this a hard thing for developers to try to include in each visual, why not add a rotation handle to all visuals that would allow all to be rotated as desired.

                                      5 votes
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                                        1 comment  ·  Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                      • Power BI Server user profiles

                                        I want the possibility that a user can save their own dashboard settings / filters or remove tables / graphs from a dashboard. For example if the selected one time only their own department and Power BI server saves this, the next time they open the dashboard it is filtered on the department selected earlier.

                                        6 votes
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                                          0 comments  ·  Report Server  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                        • Shared data source connection (live to Tabular SSAS) for reports published on Power Bi Report Server

                                          Currently each Power BI report published to the Report Server has its own data source embedded within the report. Any change in the source would require us to change hundreds of published reports individually. Could we have a shared data source/connection similar to SSRS Reports that would help us manage deployment and changes much more efficiently.

                                          6 votes
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