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  1. Management Pack for PowerBI

    Create a Management pack for PowerBI so O365 IT Admins can review utilization metrics and adoption. This would include how many users are licensed under your tenant, how much space is being used, how many dashboard, how many shares, etcetera

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      1 comment  ·  Q&A  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • source path as column on csv import

      When importing a bunch of files, for example csv files, it would be greate if the import path and some of the file attributes are imported as well.
      At the moment we need to build a function that adds the file and reads the conent as sub table that need to be expanded and so on.

      Adding columns for the file attributes will give us more abilities to play with these data also.

      1 vote
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        0 comments  ·  Data Sources  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • Foprmat numbers a a duration

        In systems such as angular it is possible to take a duration, eg number of seconds, and format it in a human readable way eg "approx 1 year". This would allow sorting by the numeric base data type and not having to perform custom format statements with leading "0"s to facilitate a text sort

        4 votes
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          2 comments  ·  Reports  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • Toggle Show/Hide hidden fields in relationships view

          Would like to be able to toggle to hide 'hidden from report view' fields in the relationships designer, the way power pivot lets you do it!

          2 votes
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          • Improve naming of Replace step

            When creating a Replaced step in the Edit Query screen, don't have the step automatically labeled "Replaced Value1", "Replaced Value 2", etc. Have it named "Replaced" followed by the text being replaced. For example, if searching for "Alpha" and replacing with "Beta", have the step automatically named "Replaced Alpha" rather than the generic "Replaced Value". Yes, users can manually rename steps but in this case, it seems much more efficient and simple enough for Power BI to do a better job of naming.

            2 votes
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            • When connecting to a tabular model, you should be able to modify connection string.

              I have a tabular model
              Which I use translations on. I want to be able to modify connection string so the model always use a desired language. (locale identifier = 1033).

              4 votes
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              • Customize Tooltip Items on Charts

                I would like to be able to use a shorter code on the axis in my chart and then add a descriptive item on the tooltip to maximize my space utilization on the report.

                1 vote
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                • Enable PowerMap functionality in PowerBI Desktop

                  enable the advance functions in PowerMap such as bar charts, colors, shapes in PowerBI Desktop

                  17 votes
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                  • Formatting of Text in Grid and Matrix

                    If there is a option to format the Font in Grid and Matrix it would be very helpful.

                    47 votes
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                      0 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • Images in slicers/filters, such as in Power View

                      It would be nice if we could use images URLs as buttons in slicers. Power View can do that. Today we only can use images in tables, matrix and multiple cards.

                      4 votes
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                      • Data Preview tooltip in Choose Columns dialog

                        The Need
                        • Often there are lots of columns to choose from.
                        • Sometimes, there is no header row which makes column names indistinguishable
                        • Even if there are column names, these are often cryptic or abbreviated or ambiguous or similar
                        • All columns cannot be seen visually in the available screen width
                        • The Choose Columns dialog is modal making scrolling of the underlying window impossible
                        • This requires lot of trial and error… choose the columns you are sure about, Click Ok, Scroll and check more columns, invoke the dialog again, and so on.

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                        The Choose…

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                        • Resize the titles of the 'Card' visualization

                          A way to increase or decrease the font-size of the titles that are provided with the 'Card' Visualization

                          3 votes
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                            1 comment  ·  Reports  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • Make your free trial COMPLETE trial

                            All I want is to test CRM On-premise with Power BI, but you make it hard as hell.

                            We have Office365, I use the Power BI "Free version" which says nothing about having to be on PowerBI Pro for OData connections, just gives obscure messages about not having a gateway.

                            Sign up for the 30-day trial of PowerBI Pro, download the gateway manager, setup a gateway. I'm supposed to use Admin.PowerBI.com for this process and that site says "You are unable to log into Power BI Admin Center because you a free trial user."

                            Fine, I just pay $120 for…

                            2 votes
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                            • Cannot download PowerBI mobile from China because of Microsoft not publishing in Chinese Apple App Store

                              Microsoft only publishes the mobile app in US Apple App Store. We cannot download it from China unless Microsoft also publish one into Apple's Chinese App Store.

                              4 votes
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                              • Pop out tile when i hover over it

                                It would be nice if the tiles get maximized when the user hover over them to show more details.

                                1 vote
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                                • Copy dashboard code and setup across different customer instances of PowerBI

                                  Hi. When we create a dashboard for a customer A (Acme corp) on their instance of PowerBI, how do we copy our logic to use for the next customer (ABC Corp) dashboard we set up?

                                  3 votes
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                                  • Cumulative distribution function

                                    The ability to create cumulative distribution function and Probability density function type reports from bulk sample data.

                                    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cumulative_distribution_function
                                    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Probability_density_function

                                    17 votes
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                                    • More than Totals (Avg/Min/Max) in Matrix

                                      It's basic in matrix have not only Sum() in totals, but all other group functions like Avg/Min/Max...

                                      2 votes
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                                      • Auto resolve Chasm trap & Fan trap

                                        Chasm trap

                                        The Chasm trap occurs when two “many to one” joins converge on a single table. For example a customer can place many orders/and or place many loans.

                                        Fan trap

                                        The Fan trap occurs when a “one to many” join links a table which is in turn linked by another “one to many” join.

                                        For example when you run a query that asks for the total orders by each order line, for a particular customer, an incorrect result is returned as you are performing an aggregate function on the table at the “one” end of the join, while still…

                                        2 votes
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                                        • Sliders & Tile By features on Dashboard.

                                          Sliders in Power BI Dashboard.

                                          7 votes
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