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Anyone who uses PowerBI long enough has had a PBIX with 50-60 measures and it has become time consuming and tedious to mantain. In Excel you can do a quick find/replace to edit several formulas - in PowerBI you need to select each one individually. An "excel-like" interface for editing measures would save a lot of time! This would take PowerBI to the next level regarding productivity. I've prepared a mockup for this as well as a DAX Editor. Let me know what you think.

Mockup: https://i.imgur.com/z6TBOQb.png?1
STATUS DETAILS
Under Review
Ideas Administrator

We've been leaning on the community tools like Tabular Editor, DAX Studio, BISM Normalizer, to provide high-end DAX editing capabilities. We don't have any short-term plans to add more DAX management tools to the product, but we'll be looking at ways to better integrate those tools. 

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It would also be nice to be able to easily copy measures from one report to another. I sometimes use the same measures over multiple reports. If there was a repository where measures could be copied/maintained, it would make it a lot easier to use many measures over many reports.

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This is so fundamental. Please do this Microsoft.

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9 months and no update for an idea that's #4 on the Top list with 4,000 votes. Idea submitted almost 2 years ago.

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The lack of centralized measure management a key gap in PBI’s ability to act as an enterprise semantic layer. Compare PBI to how Looker, Qlik, Domo, or GoodData treat this issue as a starting point. Get this right and people will be dropping their SAP BO tomorrow.

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This is one of most important things to have. Clients do not understand that we can't do bulk changes or migrations of measures.

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When we work on copies of powerbi and there is minor change in dax but we don't have find replace command for it. It takes too long to go to each dax and make changes.

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This would be great!, I would also add the possibility of manually evaluate a portion of the DAX formula for previewing the result (like we can do with F9 in excel)

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This would be a huge QoL addition to the tool, I hope it will be implemented soon :).

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Would love this. I'm in the same boat. PBIX file(s) with dozens and dozens of measures and it is unbelievably painstaking to make mass edits to them.

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What does "backlog" mean?