What are Floor and Ceiling functions in Tableau ?

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 […]

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How to remove the All option in the filter in Tableau

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 […]

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How Tableau visualizations can be viewed

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. […]

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How Tableau connects to data

Tableau can connect to a variety of datasources in different ways. Tableau provides native connections to multiple datasources. Tableau can connect to the following datasources 1. Tableau can connect to datasources directly by creating a connection. 2. Tableau can connect to datasources as Live or Extract 3. Extract is a data snapshot,  it creates a TDE(Tableau Data Extract) file. […]

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