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  1. Power BI Desktop Import and Export Report Layout / Model

    Ability to export to a file the report layout of the PBIDEsktop file and then import to another.

    And the same thing to the model.

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    • View Power Bi Report published in local report server to view in Asp.Net Web application directly.

      View Power Bi Report published in local report server to view in Asp.Net Web application directly.
      Instead of logging in to azure taking the token and making things difficult. It would be better for government organization applications. Since they are mostly deployed on private servers for security issues.

      It would be great if there is a .dll implementation into the asp.net platform to edit and deploy the report along with the rest of the application.

      At least an API implementation with azure would do wonders by itself as well.

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      • Tableau as a data source: effectively make a built-in content migration tool

        Go for the throat.
        This might be hard to do but would be a killer feature.

        As an enterprise, you have been a Tableau customer years with hundreds of man-hours invested in Tableau workbooks. Make it easy to migrate to Power BI without rebuilding from scratch.
        Avoid paying significant licencing costs for both Tableau and PBI. Migrate with momentum. Enable your analysts and developers to focus on one platform and migrate to Power BI quickly.

        Connect to Tableau as a data source similar to connect to Excel as content.

        * Import data sources as power queries.
        * Auto-create implicit measures…

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        • Relocated the header sorting function in table & matrix visual to the right-click context menu

          I've found it frustrating when I've clicked on a row/column heading in a matrix/table visual (whether by accident or to bring it into context) - and it ends up sorting the visual by that column. I think many users would still be more used to the concept of clicking and selecting a cell such as in Excel, which does not function quite the same in various Power Bi contexts. I would suggest this frustration could be removed by simply adding sort asc/desc options to the right-click context menu that already exists when clicking on a row/column header. Left click would…

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          • Margin for the legend on Clustered Column Chart

            When the legend is on the right side of the Clustered Column Chart it is pressed right against the chart. There should be a margin between them.

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              I'd like to be able to open csv files with PBI Desktop and have it understand that I want to create a pbix file using the csv file as a data source.

              Bonus points if this works from a folder of csv files.

              Gold star if this works from Powershell on a folder of csv files.

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              • External sharing is not currently supported with datasets that use RLS, please support it

                We want to be able to leverage RLS in a PBI dataset for report consumption by individuals outside our organization. Please enable this capability.

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                • Ability to export VBA from PBI Visuals

                  Use Case: My data has a link which calls an application with certain parameters. When i fetch the data from excel, i can write a macro to show a button so that the respective application opens up and the link contents are hidden from the user.

                  With Power BI, we should be able to generate such an excel so that even the file URLs can work after exporting the data from table/matrix. Also if the column is tagged as a file URL, it should not be visible in the report but should appear in the extract.

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                  • Allow Pattern Matching for Slicer Picklists

                    For large list options in the Slicer picklist it is necessary to scroll several pages to reach a certain family options.

                    It would be nice if when clicking the slicer there is a text field presented that will allow you to type in part of the name and the list will filter to only those beginning with what you type.'

                    Bootstrap pickers do this. Excel offers this in Pivot table options as well. Would be a great add to PowerBI.

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                    • KPI shading

                      KPI shading is absolute - either red or green. However, on one of our metrics that is 100%, it shows 100% and Green for YTD and 100% and Red for Current Month. I am guessing this is due to the decimal places that it is reading. Is there a way to truncate so the KPI goes to only 1 (or 0) decimal points?

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                      • I wanted to create a finance report where user want should have facility to select multiple currency i.e. USD, GBP etc & according to that m

                        I wanted to create a finance report where user want should have facility to select multiple currency i.e. USD, GBP etc & according to that my report data should get changed. Can anybody please suggest how to handle such requirement. also we have exchange rate data, date wise which we have to use for currency conversion. Please suggest how to handle such report requiremnet

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                        • Different Visual title at report and dashboard levels

                          Larger titles given to visuals on the report, do not display entirely on the dashboard. There is a need to configure report and dashboard title separately (especially for card visuals).

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                          • filter by DAX formula

                            Visualfilters should be able to write by a Formula, so it should be possible to filter Visuals by writing a filter statement in DAX, e.g., filter by a unattached table (calculated, temporarily top 10 Table ).

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                            • RLS - enter multiple emails at once

                              It's tedious to write or copy names/emails one at a time. It would be really nice to inculde several with a comma or something - if a delimeter necessary.

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                              • Awesome feature ! : PowerApps write (push data) to Power BI dataset in memory (import)

                                When you embed a PowerApps object in a Power BI report, you can sync the dataset to the PowerApp (already very nice!). But when you enter data in the embedded PowerApp you can not use it directly into your other Power BI visuals. This would be an awesome feature!
                                It would open up a lot of new use cases for Power BI and blow the competition away.

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                                • Advanced view to see filters at once

                                  I'd like to have a advanced view to see all the visual level and page level filters in one table (plus the data source where the filtering column is coming from). At the moment hovering is time consuming and errors happen a lot.

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                                  • Even when using a PowerBI dataset as a data source, I want you to create columns or create link with EXCEL data.

                                    Even when using a PowerBI dataset as a data source, I want you to create columns or create link with EXCEL data.

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                                    • Have a monthly PowerBI Service enhancement release as well.

                                      Have a monthly PowerBI Service enhancement release as well.

                                      There seem to be several changes happening in the Service, but is not part of the Desktop Release news.

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                                      • Disallow drillthrough on matrix row headers

                                        Currently, when drilling through on a matrix, it is possible to right-click and drill through from any cell in a matrix. However, it may be that essential data as defined by the measures in the Matrix Values needs to be passed to the drill through report, or the drill through report won't make sense (for instance, a dynamic Year selection may be portrayed as the column headers for those Values).
                                        We would like to be able to disallow drill through on the row headers in a matrix, as drilling through on a row header cell will not be able to…

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                                        • Export to Excel/CSV Sampling Notification - Please provide prior to export

                                          This is an issue we're encountering with large datasets, when data cannot be exported in it's entirety from a table or matrix and is sampled for larger result sets over 30k row for export to csv and 150000 rows for export to Excel.
                                          Can a warning message be setup in the Power BI Service to warn users that exporting data over 30k rows will be sampled at the time of export?
                                          This is not currently setup in the service, and right now our user group feels they're being misled because they don't know until they open the workbook and view…

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