Tableau – Applying filters

Filters can be applied in Tableau to dimensions and measures.

Filters are a good way to answer questions on different data scenerios.


  • Create visualization according to your requirements
  • Understand the business rule for your filter
  • Drop field which you want to use for filter on the “filter shelf”
  • Tableau will prompt “How do you want to filter “
  • Select your options, for this exercise i selected “All values” . This will apply filter on each row
  • Choose the options based on your business rule for Range of values,At least,At most and special
  • Your data will be displayed with filter applied.


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