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August 2022 Updates for Power BI

11 August 2022

This month’s updates see the announcement of a variety of new features such as the conditional formatting for data labels, the new ‘Select sensitivity label’ dialog, a data loss prevention policy update and DAX Editor improvements.  The full list is as follows:


  • Conditional formatting for data labels
  • New ‘Select sensitivity label’ dialog
  • Data loss prevention policy update
  • Metric visual
  • Mobile formatting now supports text box visuals


  • DAX Editor improvements

Data connectivity and preparation

  • MariaDB (Connector Update)
  • Google Sheets (Connector Update)
  • Certified connectors availability in Power BI dataflows and datamarts

Mobile applications

  • Follow metrics from your mobile application


  • Introducing a new way to manage, enforce and transact licences for Power BI visuals


  • New visuals in AppSource
  • Drill Down Combo Bar PRO by ZoomCharts
  • Inforiver charts


  • Visualising views in Dynamics 365 with Power BI General Availability
  • More ways to optimise Power BI performance.

As always, we'll be detailing these updates in our September newsletter. Please remember we have virtual / online training in Power BI which you can find out more about here.  If you are not already a subscriber, why not sign up at the bottom of any SumProduct web page?  And don't forget to download the latest version of Power BI Desktop here too.