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  1. delete pending changes when there is an error

    DESPARATELY need a way to delete pending changes if they throw an error. No way to do so right now and save work.

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      0 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • Filter on numeric and date fields using the EmbedUrl

      We can use $filter within the embedUrl to filter on string fields. This capability needs to extend to numeric and date fields.

      3 votes
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        0 comments  ·  APIs and Embedding  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • Edit Queries option in PowerBI.com

        It Would be great to have “Edit Queries” and “Data Source Settings” option like we have in PowerBI Desktop.

        So far, I have created dashboards in powerbi.com. directly using Tabular Cube.

        Now, there is a business need to change the server on which the tabular instance resides. I am left with no options but to recreate all the Reports and Dashboards.

        As a better work practice, I am now recreating the reports in Power BI desktop as we can change the Server connections and credentials when there is need to migrate to a different server instance without much rework (except…

        196 votes
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          4 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • Move the Format (Paint Brush) options to Contextual Tabs

          As we get more Formatting features added its getting tougher to access all of them in the Paint Brush drop down menus. Please move the Formatting options into Contextual Tabs in the Ribbon. Thanks!

          6 votes
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            2 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • Ability to plot locations in map based on non-English languages

            Currently map view can plot locations based on an English name of a location. Support for other languages would be very helpful (Arabic, Chinese, etc.)

            2 votes
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              0 comments  ·  Custom Visuals  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            • Color category in Relationships module

              If the databases in the Relationships module can be color coded it would help during the build of the data model. Often I work with a number of tables, some which are tentative. Other times it would be nice to color code similar type tables (e.g. reference tables vs. content tables etc.)

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              • Download Cashflow Dashboard from LedgerBase

                this is one of methods to manage a lot of dashboards, from data management to dashboard distribution

                https://youtu.be/AeWgNBOXzlY?list=PLPcrRYHIVppbNlzDpts2V0P-28THqHrsg

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                  1 comment  ·  Dashboard  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • Bug in new CRM Online Content Pack

                  The "Top Open Opportunities" visualization from the content pack does not actually have a filter for "Status = Open" hence it shows Lost and Won opportunities as well.

                  2 votes
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                    1 comment  ·  Dashboard  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                  • Consistent Folder Query Method XML CSV TXT

                    There is no consistent and repeatable method to import folder containing XML or CSV files.

                    It is offered as from folder but as we now it doesn't work without wrangling with the creation of various functions in an attempt to get it to work I can list multiple tutorials and all have a different method most which don't work on different sources.

                    Can there be an improved and consistent import function that works.

                    examples
                    http://www.excelguru.ca/blog/2015/02/25/combine-multiple-excel-workbooks-in-power-query/

                    https://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/1d31402b-b05a-4091-8ce9-930481c34f93/combine-4-xml-queries-on-same-source-to-be-a-global-folder-query?forum=powerquery#aa1803c9-d86b-47ce-a966-f6a642f40870

                    http://www.powerpivotpro.com/2015/01/power-query-for-excel-combine-multiple-files-of-different-file-types/

                    http://excelunplugged.com/2015/02/10/get-data-from-folder-in-power-query/

                    and all are different

                    4 votes
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                      0 comments  ·  Data Preparation  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • Color reference table or color column mapping for charts

                      Right now, you can only choose a set number of colors based upon each of the values in your data. However, if that data is refreshed with new values, you have no control over those. So if I have A&B at report creation time, then A&B&C&D on a re-crawl, C&D must now be updated within the report again.

                      Is there any way to have this derived, like in Telerik or SSRS, from another column in the datasource or an added column? There's little flexibility here currently.

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                        0 comments  ·  Reports  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • "Featured" content packs in your organization

                        When an organization starts publishing hundreds of content packs, it can be hard to find the ones that apply to most employees. Having the ability for admins to star featured content packs that start at the top of the list would be helpful

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                          0 comments  ·  Data Sources  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • Rotation of slicer 90º

                          Would be great if the rotation of slicer in 'horizontal' orientation to fit in vertical walls was possible

                          5 votes
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                            1 comment  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • Add existing power BI Labs into MVA

                            Hello, I really enjoy these power BI labs and courses which are available here and I consider them as official.

                            https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tHqdUdzpBng&list=PL1N57mwBHtN0JFoKSR0n-tBkUJHeMP2cP

                            The idea I wanted to propose is include them into MVA (Microsoft Virtual Academy).

                            While there are no official courses or exams for power BI the MVA will be at least one of way how to present some level of experience in power BI :)

                            What you think??

                            3 votes
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                            • 2 votes
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                              • How to change graph type on data selection


                                I want to create a report that shows a line graph of plotted data over a timeline of Months for a year, and when the data of a singular month is selected the line graph should be replaced by(or converted to) a bar graph showing plotted data over a timeline of days for a month.

                                14 votes
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                                  0 comments  ·  Custom Visuals  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                • Chart click should filter across pages

                                  You've created this for filters, but not on chart objects.

                                  If a user clicks on a chart it should be possible to filter all the objects across all the pages in that report.

                                  e.g. If I click on "Jan-2015" on a bar chart on Page 1, all the objects on Page 2 should be filtered to Jan 2015.

                                  There should be an option to enable/disable this kind of behaviour

                                  60 votes
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                                    2 comments  ·  Reports  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                  • Combine a SSAS Tabular model with a Direct Query to SQL Server database

                                    In many cases users want to extend a deployed SSAS Tabular model with some tables/views without have to change the whole SSAS model

                                    8 votes
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                                    • Favourite fields table

                                      We have more than 15 tables & 300 fields in the model. Usually the user create tiles with the same set of a few fields very dispersed among tables. The possibility to create in the model a table with a few recommended fields, and let the possibility to the users to add some fields to that table would be a pain killer.

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                                      • KPI "Different id bad" status option

                                        KPI "Different id bad" status option or possibility to define values to turn green or red.

                                        2 votes
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                                        • Support hierarchy in filter visualization

                                          Current filter visualization need to support hierarchy and allow hierarchy navigation and filtering

                                          4 votes
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