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How to add filter on different sheets based on clicks?

Go to Actions… (if you're on a dashboard, you ...READ MORE

Aug 1, 2018 in Tableau by Atul
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Dumbbell chart

Hi Nikita, Follow the below steps: 1. Select the ...READ MORE

May 10 in Tableau by Cherukuri
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Total vs partial in a bar chart

Hi Sindhu, Follow below steps : 1. Select fields total ...READ MORE

Apr 17 in Tableau by Cherukuri
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Issues with the Tableau server extracts

A tableau developer had successfully created dashboard ...READ MORE

Apr 20, 2018 in Tableau by Atul
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Tableau - Convert string from date

Hi Ayushi, 1.You can convert a date field ...READ MORE

Apr 22 in Tableau by Cherukuri
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Filtering in Tableau by combining multiple fields

Try This Create 3 parameter Start Date End Date City Now Create a ...READ MORE

Aug 29, 2018 in Tableau by Atul
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Tableau Data Blend Performance + Level of Detail

If you are able to upgrade to ...READ MORE

Aug 24, 2018 in Tableau by AwesomeSauce
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Tableau Desktop- Tableau Server

No, you don't necessarily need to purchase ...READ MORE

Apr 3, 2018 in Tableau by QueenBee
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Tooltip different for different rows/columns

Hi Anitha, When you make a dual-axis graph, ...READ MORE

May 22 in Tableau by Cherukuri
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How to show outliers for a given set of points.

Hi Anshuli, Follow below steps: 1. Create a line ...READ MORE

Apr 17 in Tableau by Cherukuri
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Search values in a sheet for a field and display in tableau

Hi Sindhu, Follow below steps: 1. Create a parameter ...READ MORE

Apr 3 in Tableau by Cherukuri
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How can I filter data to 8 days ago?

Create a calculated field using datemath to ...READ MORE

Sep 28, 2018 in Tableau by Atul
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How to return the string between 5th and 6th Spaces in a String

In Tableau 9 you can use regular ...READ MORE

Jun 26, 2018 in Tableau by Atul
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how can i create bins with different sizes?

You can give a different value for all ...READ MORE

Aug 13 in Tableau by anonymous
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page shelf in tableau

Pages in the tableau are used when ...READ MORE

Jun 13 in Tableau by anonymous
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Highlight , color shelf in Tableau

Hi Regina, Highlighters and color are used to ...READ MORE

Apr 23 in Tableau by Cherukuri
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How to connect to sql server from Tableau?

Hi, Follow these steps to connect to sql ...READ MORE

Mar 22 in Tableau by Cherukuri
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Is it possible to pass a Measure Value in Tableau as a parameter?

Hi, Yes, it is possible to pass a ...READ MORE

Mar 14 in Tableau by Cherukuri
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How to get only the last n months action of all my records?

Hi Nithin, You can use Calculated field to ...READ MORE

Mar 8 in Tableau by Cherukuri
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How to reduce time taken to compute filters in Tableau?

You can apply the context filtering before ...READ MORE

Aug 20, 2018 in Tableau by Nitish
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How can I create a second sheet which is filtered to 8 days ago,

Following are the steps you can follow: Create ...READ MORE

Jul 11, 2018 in Tableau by Atul
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Tableau vs Qlikview

Let's compare tableau and qlikview on the ...READ MORE

May 3, 2018 in Tableau by ManfromMars
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SQL query to count number of distinct products

Hi Preethi, Use below SQL query, SELECT CUST_ID, COUNT(DISTINCT ...READ MORE

Jun 10 in Tableau by anonymous
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How to compare two columns and sum the values that are same/equal?

Hi, Try like below, IF [COL1] = [COL2] THEN ...READ MORE

Jun 12 in Tableau by anonymous
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Facing some issues with Data Blending

Hey Grim,  First you use inner joins instead ...READ MORE

Oct 9, 2018 in Tableau by Atul
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Using Regex in Tableau, but only getting Null values.

Tableau regex engine is ICU, and there ...READ MORE

Aug 17, 2018 in Tableau by AwesomeSauce
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How to show % of the total to each bar in bar graph?

Hi Manu, It is a simple procedure, Follow ...READ MORE

Apr 22 in Tableau by Cherukuri
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Create subset and overall value line chart

Hi Nithin, 1. First create a line chart ...READ MORE

Mar 13 in Tableau by Cherukuri
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Tableau Filter on field which contains MAX of another field

This is a good use case for ...READ MORE

Sep 11, 2018 in Tableau by Nitish
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I want the calculate the Completed percentage in the below data

Hi Sanjana, Try creating a calculated field as ...READ MORE

Aug 12 in Tableau by Cherukuri
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Customized text when hovered over sheet/image in dashboard - Tableau

Hi Ayushi, Follow below steps: 1. To show customized ...READ MORE

Apr 23 in Tableau by Cherukuri
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Multiple sorting in same table on same field using different measures/dimensions.

Hi Nithin, You can add multiple sorting on ...READ MORE

Apr 17 in Tableau by Cherukuri
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Donut chart - Tooltip/display message

Hi Preethi,  You can edit the heading for tooltips ...READ MORE

May 7 in Tableau by Cherukuri
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Creating a multiple charts with calculated field

Sample data: Table Name: A Mode Country Month Visitor ...READ MORE

Aug 16, 2018 in Tableau by Atul
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Line Chart not showing while making a combination chart of bar inside bar chart and a line chart.

After creating the Bar inside Bar graph, ...READ MORE

Aug 14, 2018 in Tableau by AwesomeSauce
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Hide alternative rows in tableau

Hi Mike, Follow below steps: 1. Select required Dimensions/Measures. 2. ...READ MORE

Apr 22 in Tableau by Cherukuri
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How to create a single calculated field from multiple column filtering?

Try with this calculated field: ( ...READ MORE

Jul 6, 2018 in Tableau by Atul
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how to add grand total for discrete fields (columns)?

Hey, You cannot add Grand Total for discrete ...READ MORE

Oct 21 in Tableau by anonymous
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How to create a bar graph for two fields with same value?

I believe you want to have something ...READ MORE

May 28, 2018 in Tableau by Atul
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Add Custom reference line - whisker box plot

Hi, Amrita Follow the below steps: 1. Create a whisker ...READ MORE

Apr 24 in Tableau by Cherukuri
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LOD expressions- Create a calculation that is not affected by filters.

Hi Nikki, Your LOD expression is correct, but ...READ MORE

Apr 2 in Tableau by Cherukuri
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Tableau Server cost

How much does the license of Tableau ...READ MORE

May 10, 2018 in Tableau by GandalfDwhite
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Is it possible to merge year, month and date in Tableau?

Remove all the date pills and drag ...READ MORE

May 9, 2018 in Tableau by Atul
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motion charts - Tableau

Motion charts can be obtained by using ...READ MORE

Jun 19 in Tableau by Cherukuri
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Coxcomb chart

Hi Anshuli, To create a coxcomb chart, you ...READ MORE

May 16 in Tableau by Cherukuri
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one partition vs all - donut chart

Hi Anshuli, Follow below steps: 1. Create a parameter ...READ MORE

Apr 23 in Tableau by Cherukuri
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Need to display monthly data excluding 2 months of data

Hi Anitha, 1. Drag and drop the respective year ...READ MORE

Mar 12 in Tableau by Cherukuri
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Executing IF-THEN_ELSE before Executing Calculation - Tableau

You can use a combination of a ...READ MORE

Sep 28, 2018 in Tableau by ghost
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Date Logic in Tableau

Try this: Create 2 calculated fields for start ...READ MORE

Jul 26, 2018 in Tableau by Atul
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