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  1. Show/Not Show Subtotals

    I would like to be able to choose whether or not i want to see subtotals in a table or matrix, to be able to turn them on or off. I know you can do this with totals under general but sometimes i want the grand total but not subtotals.

    62 votes
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      2 comments  ·  Custom Visuals  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • Conditional Formatting - Whole Table Rows

      It would be great to be able to format full rows and not just specific columns in tables.

      For example - I have a list of date driven tasks and would like to highlight the entire row where the task is overdue.

      58 votes
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        6 comments  ·  Custom Visuals  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • export to PowerPoint via the power BI desktop only

        I work in a big insurance company and due to security reasons, we can't upload anything to the cloud / the power BI web services.
        However, we love and use the Power Bi desktop to create beautiful internal reports. but we need to share them internally with slides.
        we need a way to export reports directly from the power BI desktop to PowerPoint (without publishing the report to the web)

        This is a must have feature for all the analysts in my team and will love to have your support on that.

        96 votes
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          3 comments  ·  Reports  ·  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…

          29 votes
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            1 comment  ·  Analytics  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • Adjust grid size

            Add the ability to control the size of the grid in Power BI.

            It's great to have snap-to-grid functionality and gridlines in Power BI Desktop. However, I haven't used this feature much because the standard grid size is not useful for my particular reports. I need the ability to change the size of the grid to make it more/less dense depending on my scenario.

            23 votes
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              0 comments  ·  Reports  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            • Oauth2 Support for Dynamics IFD API

              When deploying a PowerBI solution to the PowerBI service that has WebAPI queries against an IFD enabled Dynamics 2016 On Premise org OAuth2 is not an authentication option. So you cannot schedule refreshes of this data.

              Same solution pointing at a Online Dynamics 365 org does support scheduling via OAuth2 to allow refreshing of data.

              18 votes
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                0 comments  ·  APIs and Embedding  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              • Greater control over the scale and division of axes, especially values less than 1.

                Greater control over the scale and division of axes. The MAJORITY of our data is frequency related where we have to display values in scientific notation from the range of 10-9 up to 10-2. Display of numbers greater than 1 creates automatic minor division on the y axis; but if below value of 1, the minor lines on the y axis do not display and there is no control over this. Same applied for x axis. Similar comments have been posted over greater control of the axes values and arrangement, but I have not seen one about small number values.

                177 votes
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                  10 comments  ·  Reports  ·  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.

                  7 votes
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                    0 comments  ·  Data Sources  ·  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.

                    31 votes
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                      0 comments  ·  Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • Schema Compare + Synchronize from and to Power BI Desktop and SSAS Tabular

                      It would be very useful if you could compare and synchronize between a Power BI Desktop file and another Power BI Desktop file or SSAS Tabular model. The open source tool BISM Normalizer can already do this between SSAS Tabulars.

                      The following objects should be included: tables (+calculated columns), relationships, measures and Power Queries.

                      Possible specfic scenario's:
                      - Easily sync selected measures from a Power BI Desktop to a SSAS Tabular project.
                      - Create a Power BI "template" based on a corporate SSAS Tabular model, so non technical users could extend the model with their own new data sources.

                      11 votes
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                        0 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • Improve function dialogue: Auto-generate list of allowed values (data validation)

                        To provide non-technical users a convenient query-experience, it would be great if we could define the list of allowed values to change dynamically according to what's been selected by the user in a previous step.
                        A bit like data validation works in Excel, where I can make the list of allowed values dynamic.

                        See a prototype in action in this post: https://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/1b44950e-60e6-44c3-8559-d7e351afe606/are-there-options-for-the-behaviour-of-function-dialogue-in-m?forum=powerquery (one of the last answers with the gif)

                        Thx!!

                        7 votes
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                          0 comments  ·  Data Preparation  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • Usage metrics for Power BI apps

                          Augment the existing usage metrics feature to make it easier to see usage metrics for a Power BI app - e.g. total views/viewers for the App.

                          Notice that this is _already possible_ with the existing usage metrics, via customization of the pre-built report. More details in the documentation here:
                          https://powerbi.microsoft.com/en-us/documentation/powerbi-service-usage-metrics/

                          9 votes
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                            0 comments  ·  Analytics  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • Description to the Calculated Columns & Measures

                            Nice if we have a description box for Calculated Columns & Measures.

                            6 votes
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                              1 comment  ·  Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • top n selection

                              If I select a top 5 for example, I want also see the Total amounts for the other products. If possible I want this dynamic. So in my table I see the top 5 and “others” with the amount that is left ( Total amount - top 5 amount)

                              5 votes
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                                1 comment  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                              • Edit power bi report in the browser

                                Ability to edit the powerbi report in the browser without the need to use the power bi desktop similar to what you can do in the powerbi service. This will allow for an on prem web based self service solution.

                                4 votes
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                                  2 comments  ·  Report Server  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                • RLS for Users Outside of Organization

                                  It would be really helpful to be able to use Row-level security on dashboards to share with users outside of the organization.

                                  For example, you have multiple partners, and you want to restrict each partner to only view the data relevant to them. If this were implemented, you could use a single dashboard connected to a single data set.

                                  Currently, you would need to create and manage a separate data set and dashboard for each partner.

                                  6 votes
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                                    0 comments  ·  Dashboard  ·  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

                                    19 votes
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                                      2 comments  ·  Data Preparation  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                    • Disable share buttons

                                      Option to disable the share buttons (Twitter, Linkedin, Facebook and share itself) in the embed code. I am using the embed code to post the report in a sharepoint page with in the company by this would prevent a public sharing.

                                      458 votes
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                                        under review  ·  79 comments  ·  APIs and Embedding  ·  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"

                                        14 votes
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                                          1 comment  ·  Analytics  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                        • Don't automatically add new tiles to dashboard

                                          When I use Get Data to upload a report to the Power BI Service, it automatically pins a tile to a dashboard. I believe it pins to the dashboard I was most recently on, but this isn't always the case. This automatic pinning is confusing, and I end up with lots of reports pinned to dashboards that are totally unrelated. This creates lots of manual work hunting down and cleaning up these tiles. It also create numerous dependencies for content packs, as a dashboard pulls in all reports with pinned tiles - if tiles are automatically pinned, it starts to…

                                          27 votes
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                                            4 comments  ·  Dashboard  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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