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  1. SAML based SSO for SSRS 2016 Mobile reporting in Power BI app

    It would be beneficial in many scenarios to be able to configure SAML based SSO (Single Sign On) for SSRS Mobile reports in Power BI app, as there might be cases where the SSRS Mobile reports are hosted on premises that use SAML based SSO.

    7 votes
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      2 comments  ·  Mobile  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • Power BI should be able to automatically convert excel formulas into DAX expressions when using excel workbook as a data source.

      Power BI should be able to automatically convert excel formulas into DAX expressions when using excel workbook as a data source. This would really save a lot of time and effort, instead of having to re-create all the formulas in Power BI again.

      6 votes
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        1 comment  ·  Data Sources  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • Dynamic Distinct Data Colors

        Today, we can define Data Colors for different Categories in most of visuals (Legend). However we have to define one color for each category statically. Let us assume, that we have a visual, which is dynamically populated with TOP 5 Categories out of 100. Those TOP 5 Categories, can vary, depending on the User Filter selection. This leads to the confusion, that 2 Categories (out of 100) can receive the same color. The idea is, to select 5 colors for those 5 TOP categories, disregarding which category will be "selected/displayed" - but what is most important - ALWAYS DISTINCT COLORS.

        6 votes
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          0 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • Source code availability for Native visuals

          As Power BI is having its native visuals, it would be great if we get code/extracted api for Native visuals. Few scenarios where it is important –

          - Existing visuals need minor modifications as per the report requirements. If we have code for Native visuals, we can make necessary changes to it instead of creating from scratch. It will save the cost of development.
          - Power BI visuals are updated with the new versions, however in few scenarios old version visuals fit to our requirements. Using code, we will be able to manage versions.

          Thanks.

          9 votes
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            0 comments  ·  Support  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • Connection with Office 365 Forms

            Hello!
            A connector with Office 365 Forms would be useful instead my organization uses the Forms to collect a lot of informations from the custumers. How can it will be possible without needs to export the data for Excel?

            Thanks!

            18 votes
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              7 comments  ·  Data Sources  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            • Support for report Drillthrough functionality on Power BI Mobile Apps

              The Sept 2017 release of Power BI Desktop supports Drillthrough to other reports using the right mouse click. This functionality should be supported in the mobile apps, otherwise when selecting a Drillthough report in the mobile app there is no selected context.

              5 votes
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                1 comment  ·  Mobile  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              • Dashboard & Report based content filter by "User" permissions

                We currently have to replicate the same report for each project, create a workspace and an app to deploy. This is labor intensive. We want the user to see their project's information without having to select the correct project from a slicer or filter. It'd be nice to have to manage a single report or dashboard and link a user's information to automatically slice or filter that report or dashboard to the project's they are working on. This way, as an admin, I could manage a single report or dashboard and just manage permissions and what project a user has…

                6 votes
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                  0 comments  ·  Dashboard  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • Map dot/bubble sizes should scale properly (with zero= a tiny dot)

                  The minimum dot/bubble size in maps is too big and as a result visualisations are misleading as dots representing very different values can appear the same size (as discussed in the forum under "desktop-Map point sizes almost all the same" where some examples are posted). The obvious answer is for zero values to be represented by single points (with maybe an option for zeros not to be plotted at all)? (I’ve posted this here so people can vote for this to get sorted)

                  69 votes
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                    7 comments  ·  Custom Visuals  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                  • Power BI: implementing an option for choosing ”ALL” in a “Slicer” filter in Power BI

                    For our corporate reporting purposes we need you to implement an option for choosing ”ALL” in a “Slicer” filter in Power BI.
                    Practical clarification: select all is possible within Page level filter, visual level filter… but the issue is when we need to select all vouchers for a specific account and then also see all underlying accounts for several vouchers; then this is not working – because when I select “Select all” for the visual level filter and then take away the filter for instance for account X – all vouchers will be displayed, i.e. not only the ones where…

                    25 votes
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                      1 comment  ·  Analytics  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • Please FIX/REVIEW your recent changes to the PRO licensing pricing structure

                      Power BI Team,

                      Your recent changes/fixes to PRO licensing pricing has caused widespread concern and discussion amongst the community. This is due to Microsoft no longer allowing end users/consumers to access Power BI workgroup reports & dashboards. Reports were suddenly inaccessible in organisations that had built Power BI frameworks over the past 2 years. Your new structure now forces these companies to purchase PRO licenses for ALL users regardless of whether they use it or not.

                      Unfortunately, Power BI is now the most expensive BI product for large organisations, whom I believe are your primary customers.

                      The community has not…

                      98 votes
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                        7 comments  ·  Licensing  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • Filters

                        Any applied filter should be highlighted to show which filter is applied to avoid confusion & time to search which filter we have applied in order to redo the action. It is particularly useful when we are dealing with lot of filters for slicing & dicing the data

                        16 votes
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                          2 comments  ·  Dashboard  ·  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.

                          18 votes
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                            1 comment  ·  Report Server  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • ArcGIS maps to be located in Power BI tenant's geographic location (e.g. Canada)

                            Due to our company's privacy policies we need to ensure that ArcGIS maps are located and stored in the national cloud instance, in our case it's Canada. Can we expect this service any time soon?

                            6 votes
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                              1 comment  ·  Adoption  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • Show thumbnails of Power BI reports (same as the Mobile Reports)

                              Mobile Reports have a sample preview of what the underlying report looks like. Users find this useful when looking for the report they need. Can this be done for the Power BI tiles?

                              15 votes
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                                1 comment  ·  Report Server  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                              • Way to change datasource import to direct/live query

                                Create a way to automate the following manual steps..

                                Hi all

                                I recently wanted to change the datasource from Import to Live Query using the "Power BI service" and had a good lookaround without turning up much other than "you can not"...

                                However I managed to get it going, effectively maintaining my designs/visuals and changing datasource so that I can get away with publishing one report whenever my data changes.

                                Prerequisites:
                                * TARGET: A .pbix file with designs/visuals using import, no measures.
                                * SOURCE: A clean .pbix file using Live Query to a report/dataset published to app.powerbi.com (no designs/visuals)
                                -This…

                                4 votes
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                                  2 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                • Export / Print graphs/reports from Power BI Report Server to Excel/Power Point

                                  Possiblity to export or print report (or possibly graph) to Excel, Power Point, PDF for easy use in/as presentations for ex. stakeholders or other, where access to interactive reports not needed.

                                  7 votes
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                                    0 comments  ·  Report Server  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                  • provide power bi embedded consumption based pricing

                                    One of the cloud value props is the ability to scale up or down based on consumption/utilization. the new pricing model for Power BI embedded removes this. Pre Purchasing compute should provide a cost savings to the consumer as the providers revenue certainty increases. The new pricing model provides revenue certainty for MS without savings for the consumer.

                                    19 votes
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                                      1 comment  ·  APIs and Embedding  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                    • edit a personal copy of an app

                                      Users used to be able to create and edit a personal copy of a content pack. Now with Apps, users no longer have that ability. Please add back the capability for users to edit and personalize an App so that they can dig more into the reports without impacting other users.

                                      21 votes
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                                        4 comments  ·  Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                      • Trial test for Power BI Premium

                                        There should be a trial test for Power BI Premium. At least limited to only one workgroup, and only 1GB per dataset as it is for Power BI PRO. This way we can test its capacity and way to interact with Power BI Service and SQL Reporting Services (SSRS).

                                        4 votes
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                                          1 comment  ·  Adoption  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                        • Subscribe to email snapshots of reports in *specific filter/slicer states*

                                          Extend the email subscriptions feature, currently in public preview, to include support for email snapshots of reports in specific filter/slicer states.

                                          More information about the feature can be found here: https://powerbi.microsoft.com/en-us/blog/introducing-email-subscriptions-in-power-bi-stay-informed-when-it-matters/

                                          272 votes
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                                            6 comments  ·  Reports  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                                            Hey all – we’re looking into how best to tackle this and other filter/slicer-related functionality.

                                            We’ve put together a short survey to better understand different use cases and what improvements would make the experience better.  If you have a few moments, the survey takes about 10 minutes to complete.  We appreciate your feedback!

                                            https://aka.ms/x998cx

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