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  1. Email Button and Action

    The new buttons and actions are great, we always try and add a contact email to any report we produce so that users can contact us with questions and feedback. It would therefore be useful to have an email icon button an associated action which opened an email with the address and subject line defined when setting up the action. These could potentially default to the name of the report and email address of the person creating the report, although not be fixed as these in case questions should be directed to someone other than the author.

    13 votes
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      1 comment  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • Top N Filter - Add Top N%

      Add the option to filter By Top X%.
      for example: show the top 80% (Like in Excel pivot Table)

      7 votes
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        0 comments  ·  Reports  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • Using measures to dynamically fill in parts of text boxes

        It would be nice to be able to fill in parts of text boxes dynamically based on measures. Currently this is only possible with the card object, but this is very limited if you really want to include long texts. Also, the entire text then needs to be in a measure which is sub optimal.

        What would be a better solution is to add text to a text box with a variable in it that references the measure. For example:

        Lorem {{MEASURE1}} dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit, sed do eiusmod tempor incididunt ut labore et dolore magna aliqua. Ut…

        38 votes
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          2 comments  ·  Reports  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • Download report template (.pbit) from Power BI Service

          It takes a lot of time to download report with large dataset. For ex. 750MB of data can take 5 more hours to be downloaded, or if it is distributed team then some members are not able to download report at all to modify. In case if you don't have empty (.pbix) file or template (.pbit) it's a trouble ... is it possible to add download template feature from the Power BI Report online?

          13 votes
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            1 comment  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • Allow individuals to be set as Data Source Admins

            Currently there are admins for the gateway who can admin the environment and the data sources and users who can access specific data sources. There should be an intermediate level of admin capabilities that would allow PBI Gateway admins to assign users the rights to administer specific data sources. Our issue is that the passwords for the service accounts that are used in the DSN change regularly. As usage of the gate2way grows it will become unworkable for an individual or group to manage all the various DSNs in an organization. The DSN admin should have rights to modify any…

            12 votes
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              0 comments  ·  Gateways (Enterprise and Personal)  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            • TopN to include other

              Allow top N filter within visualization to aggregate remaining balances to other automatically

              15 votes
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                0 comments  ·  Custom Visuals  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              • Conditional Line Formatting

                There is conditional formatting only for a field / column of a table or array, but it is required for all field types, with the exception of a filter. This feature is a good view of important data that should be observed as a whole and not just in a field / column. You can use font size, bold font, color font, etc.

                4 votes
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                  0 comments  ·  Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • custom image on button

                  Buttons would be much more useful if we could add a custom icon/image to them. The current choices of arrows, reset, help, Q&A, etc. are too limited.

                  Thanks,

                  17 votes
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                    3 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                  • Only allow the owner of a dataset to overwrite it

                    Currently any member of a workspace can overwrite the existing dataset by publishing their version to that workspace. It would be beneficial if only workspace Admins and/or the Dataset Owner could overwrite an existing dataset as the current option allows for the dataset to be manipulated by members which would then impact all reports within that workspace as well as and published apps. As an organisation we want to be able to trust that a dataset built by our BI team will not be altered unless approved/agreed with the dataset owner as to do so could cause conflicting data results.

                    7 votes
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                      0 comments  ·  Data Sources  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • Support data expiry/retention to aid NGP compliance

                      Being able to configure datasets with an explicit expiry would greatly aid NGP compliance work

                      8 votes
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                        0 comments  ·  Administration  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • Allow interactive functions (like slicer) in R visual

                        When generating a visual from R script, the visual is only a picture, and cannot interact with other visuals created by Power BI, or be filtered by slicers. This means integration of R with Power BI only provide the same visuals that R can provide on its own. It would be nice if Power BI can apply filters to the data that feed into R script and allow R script running behind the scene to generate visuals based on filtered data.

                        20 votes
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                          4 comments  ·  Custom Visuals  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • Improve SAP BW connector performance and BW memory comsumption

                          This idea is really about solving a performance issue with Power
                          BI‘s memory consumption when getting data from SAP BW.

                          Basically there are 2 issues but they are closely related, so I mention both in this idea.


                          1.When connecting to SAP BW, performance is extremely slow and Power BI uses too much SAP memory.

                          2.When accessing large SAP BW datasets, Power BI continues to use memory , until it consumes all available extended memory, and so impacts other users.

                          Here is an example of the Power BI memory consumption issue, compared to another SAP tool.

                          My test case is:
                          •I…

                          8 votes
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                            1 comment  ·  Data Sources  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • Standard Usgae Metrics Reports

                            Need functionality to create standard usage metrics report that can show data for all reports across workspaces. Currently, metrics reports are valid only for same workspace/report but if it can be extended to all then it will be very helpful in monitoring the usage of dashboards/reports at Organization level with just one usage metrics report.

                            24 votes
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                              1 comment  ·  Reports  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • Show Field Description in Table/Matrix Headers

                              Please show the description set in field properties when hovering over a row or column header in a table/matrix viz. Its nice to get the description when hovering over a field in the Fields panel, however, would be much more valuable in the table / matrix. This way users can easily see the description of the values being viewed. Especially when the description provides calculation info.

                              20 votes
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                                1 comment  ·  Reports  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                              • 오밤달 # 무료웹툰 # 성인웹툰 # 오피

                                오밤달 # 무료웹툰 # 성인웹툰 # 오피 >오늘밤 닷컴<
                                오밤달 # 무료웹툰 # 성인웹툰 # 오피 >today05.com<
                                오밤달 # 무료웹툰 # 성인웹툰 # 오피 >today05.com<
                                오밤달 # 무료웹툰 # 성인웹툰 # 오피 >today05.com<

                                10 votes
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                                  9 comments  ·  APIs and Embedding  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                • Eraser for Search in Slicer gone if Header hidden

                                  if you turn off the Header for a slicer with text in the field, the eraser vanishes from the Search box so there is no way to clear it. Turning on Titles doesn't fix it either. You must leave the Header on.

                                  Seems like a bug.

                                  3 votes
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                                    1 comment  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                  • when a gateway refresh fails email gateway administrators

                                    Currently when a refresh fails only the owner of the report/dataset is sent an email to let them know.
                                    An email should also be sent to the enterprise gateway administrators so they are aware of the failure.

                                    47 votes
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                                      0 comments  ·  Gateways (Enterprise and Personal)  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                    • Add PowerBI Project template to VisualStudio

                                      Similar to SSRS can we get PowerBI in VS for Report Server? Easy for managing all of the code in TFS and for deployments?

                                      19 votes
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                                        0 comments  ·  Report Server  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                      • Standard Visualization Design Tools

                                        In both PBI Desktop and PBI Service, for efficient and accurate design, the user needs to have all of the following familiar design environment tools i.e.
                                        - select all
                                        - move all
                                        - "lassoo" select multiple objects
                                        - align to top of highest object
                                        - align to bottom of lowest object
                                        - set all objects to smallest/largest width
                                        - set all objects to smallest/largest height
                                        etc

                                        11 votes
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                                          0 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                        • Allow Mailto: links in Card Browser visual

                                          Currently, hyperlinks in Card Browser must begin with http:// or https://, Mailto: links are not supported.

                                          Using a Card Browser custom visual to display a list of employees with information such as their email address with a clickable link would be very useful.

                                          15 votes
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                                            0 comments  ·  Custom Visuals  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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