A summary of new features introduced in the August 2019 Power BI update
Part four of a six-part series of blogs

This was a month of few updates. Our favourite by far is that you can now group visuals, but the Key Influencers visual has also emerged from the preview shadows.

  1. New changes for the August 2019 Power BI update
  2. Grouping visuals
  3. The new Key Influencers visual
  4. You can now choose from conditional icon sets (this blog)
  5. Updating old reports to the new filter pane
  6. Features waiting in preview as of August 2019

For a cumulative list of all of the updates to Power BI Desktop in the last few years see this blog, or have a look at the Power BI courses that we run.

Posted by Andy Brown on 19 August 2019

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You can now choose from conditional icon sets

Following the introduction of the big new feature of conditional icons in last month's update, you can now choose from pre-created sets:

Sets of icons

Choosing an icon set could save you a bit of time!

Obviously having chosen a set, you can then make changes to them in the individual rules created.

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