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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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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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Check rows within a nested partition have the same values

Imagine you've loaded your data into a ...READ MORE

Sep 26, 2018 in Tableau by AwesomeSauce
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How to select column which are needed to create report in tableau

Please follow this process: Make database connection Join tables Go ...READ MORE

Sep 26, 2018 in Tableau by AwesomeSauce
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Replacing Data Source from one Server to Another

I did something similar to it For ...READ MORE

Sep 19, 2018 in Tableau by Naruto
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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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Do you need a Tableau Server license to be able to publish content from Desktop to the Server?

As of Tableau Server 10.5, the "Unlicensed (can ...READ MORE

Sep 11, 2018 in Tableau by Nitish
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How can I filter my data to see the results for 8 days ago?

Hey try these steps and let me ...READ MORE

Sep 4, 2018 in Tableau by xyz
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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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Adding colors to a cell in Tableau

Yes its possible, Your logic will only color ...READ MORE

Aug 29, 2018 in Tableau by Atul
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Specific grouping in Tableau HeatMaps

Move grade, name of a course, ID ...READ MORE

Aug 28, 2018 in Tableau by Naruto
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Performing automatic read and update data source from a web data connector

Dashboard on Tableau Public can only be ...READ MORE

Aug 27, 2018 in Tableau by Atul
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Using fixed values for weekdays as columns

You can PIVOT it in the data window so ...READ MORE

Aug 27, 2018 in Tableau by Atul
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Unable to find Layout option in Tableau version 10 - Stories

Hi, The ability to customize the story navigation ...READ MORE

Aug 27, 2018 in Tableau by AwesomeSauce
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Unable to show Sheets as tabs option not displayed

Hi, You wont be able to select sheets ...READ MORE

Aug 27, 2018 in Tableau by AwesomeSauce
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How can I read a .twbx file in python?

I hope this link helps you out: https://community.tableau.com/thread/152463 One ...READ MORE

Aug 24, 2018 in Tableau by Atul
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Tableau Trend Line with Date Field Calculation

Try This: if Date= today() then 1 elseif dateadd('day',- day(DATEADD('month',1,Date)),DATEADD('month',1,Date))=Date ...READ MORE

Aug 24, 2018 in Tableau by Atul
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How to merge Year ,Month and date in Order Date in Tableau?

Hi, you can simply drag the Order ...READ MORE

Aug 24, 2018 in Tableau by AwesomeSauce
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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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How to get multiple Sets of Measure Names with different Filters on a single sheet in Tableau?

The easiest solution to your query is: 1) ...READ MORE

Aug 23, 2018 in Tableau by Naruto
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Version control for software integrated with Tableau

At present Tableau Server does not provide ...READ MORE

Aug 21, 2018 in Tableau by AwesomeSauce
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Tableau error when opening local file from server.

Confirm your server is the same version ...READ MORE

Aug 21, 2018 in Tableau by AwesomeSauce
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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 to ignore null values in your chart?

If you right click on the bar ...READ MORE

Aug 20, 2018 in Tableau by Nitish
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How can I calculate current 1 year in Tableau?

A quick solution to this would be ...READ MORE

Aug 17, 2018 in Tableau by Atul
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Aggregating from multiple columns in Tableau

You can use Tableau’s inbuilt pivot method ...READ MORE

Aug 17, 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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Action filter (on set) is appearing in my worksheet.

Those are the action filters that we ...READ MORE

Aug 17, 2018 in Tableau by AwesomeSauce
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Incorrect graph is being published on Tableau Public

I created the following using tableau Public But ...READ MORE

Aug 16, 2018 in Tableau by Atul
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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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How to make number of equally sized bins in tableau?

You can simply right click on the ...READ MORE

Aug 16, 2018 in Tableau by Naruto
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What is the difference between a Bin and a Set?

The fundamental difference between bins and sets ...READ MORE

Aug 16, 2018 in Tableau by Naruto
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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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How to display days data based on date selected in the filter by the user.

You can create a parameter for dates. Select data ...READ MORE

Aug 14, 2018 in Tableau by AwesomeSauce
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Executing IF_THEN_ELSE in Tableau

I have the following graph: I would like ...READ MORE

Aug 13, 2018 in Tableau by Atul
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How to Split a Measure in Tableau?

Have you tried using an IF statement: IF ...READ MORE

Aug 14, 2018 in Tableau by AwesomeSauce
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Sum of previous two months sales where the current month is entered by the user.

It can be achieved easily by creating ...READ MORE

Aug 14, 2018 in Tableau by AwesomeSauce
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How to refresh the extracted data source automatically in Tableau Desktop?

Hi AwesomeSauce, This comes up every so often!  Tableau ...READ MORE

Aug 13, 2018 in Tableau by Naruto
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How to return the value on which the condition is met for the first time?

It looks like you are trying to ...READ MORE

Aug 13, 2018 in Tableau by Naruto
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Want to hide the Bar for Grand Total in the bar chart in Tableau

Tableau treats the whole visualization uniformly.  If you ...READ MORE

Aug 10, 2018 in Tableau by AwesomeSauce
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How can I remove { } from columns in Tableau?

Create the following calculated field and use ...READ MORE

Aug 9, 2018 in Tableau by Atul
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How can I convert week into Date(mm/dd/yyyy)?

Right click on your date field, you'll ...READ MORE

Aug 9, 2018 in Tableau by Atul
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How to create a filter based on date range?

You can use this code snippet in ...READ MORE

Aug 7, 2018 in Tableau by Nitish
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How can I display filtered value and grand total in the same sheet?

You can create a fixed calculated field ...READ MORE

Sep 15, 2018 in Tableau by Machdata
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What is the best method to create an extract with 20million rows?

I am facing issue while creating an ...READ MORE

Jul 26, 2018 in Tableau by Atul
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Tableau charts with calculated field

I could get Visitor Rate = COUNTD(Visitor ...READ MORE

Jul 18, 2018 in Tableau by Atul
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Is it possible to make a Tableau Desktop .twbx file as READONLY?

No you can’t make the data in ...READ MORE

Jul 10, 2018 in Tableau by Atul
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How to hide measures on a Tableau filter?

Number of Records is just a predefined ...READ MORE

Jul 10, 2018 in Tableau by Atul
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How to aggregate multiple column in Tableau?

You can use Tableau’s inbuilt pivot method ...READ MORE

Jul 9, 2018 in Tableau by Atul
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Is it possible to connect ActivePlot to Tableau?

ActivePivot implements the standards of OLAP: The MDX ...READ MORE

Jul 9, 2018 in Tableau by Atul
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