Tableau provides awesome visualizations and color palettes. Tableau provides multiple color palettes, but in case you have to create your own custom color palette, use preferences.tps file. Why use Preferences.tps file ? Prefrences.tps file can be used to create consistent colors across the enterprise. It is also useful when developer has to use colors which […]
Tableau 10 provides more power to the developer and business user in the world of Data Analytics. Tableau 10 for Beginners covers Tableau 10 concepts in an easy-to-understand manner. It provides ample exercises. Sample workbooks are available on Tableau public for download. Dataset and workbooks can also be downloaded from LearnTableauPublic.com. Visit Book resource tab […]
Congratulations!!! your dream came true and you have been hired as a Tableau developer. Now you need to know things to be successful and to provide value to your client. a. Get a licensed copy of Tableau desktop Tableau desktop is used for developing sheets,dashboards and data story. Tableau offers two weeks of trail version, after […]
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Floor and Ceiling functions belongs to number functions in Tableau. Ceiling: This function helps in rounding a decimal value to greater or equal value. Floor: This Function in tableau helps to round an integer to is Lesser values or equal value. Example: Sum of sales = 2,,297,200.8603 Floor(sum(Sales)) Floor of sales = 2,297,200.000 Ceiling Function […]
Dimensions and Measures are very important in any Business Intelligence implementation. An understanding of these concepts are important for learning Tableau. Exercise: Use the table below and Identify Dimensions and Measures. Post your answers in the comments section.
In Tableau, Filters are used to filter the data displayed in the view section. Filters can be of displayed in different ways, such as, Multiple values drop down, Multiple value list,Single Value list and so on. Filters create a Where clause to the underlying query of the View. For example, consider the following view, This view […]
Tableau desktop is used to create visualizations in Tableau. What is Visualization Visualization means pictorial representation of data. This representation can be in the form of charts,tables,maps and so on. Visualization helps in gaining understanding of the data. Using Tableau desktop, developer connects to data, preps the data according to the user requirements and creates various visualizations. […]
Tableau Question 7. What is LOD (Level of detail) calculation? Leave your answers in the comment section below.
Tableau Question 6. What is the difference between a Regular calculation and a Table calculation in Tableau? Leave your answers in the comment section below.