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Tableau 10.0 Best Practices by Jenny Zhang

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Dashboard actions

In the previous section, we learned how to build a sheet selection tool for our dashboard. In this section, we will talk about different use cases of dashboard action. Tableau allows you to interactivity to your dashboard using dashboard action. You can add link to a website, file and other Tableau worksheets to your dashboard. It also allows you to filter the data in one worksheet based the data in another. Now let's deep five into some useful use cases of dashboard action.

Action on blended field

Now, let's learn a trick about dashboard action on blended field.

  1. Created a calculated filed in Superstore dataset as follows:

    Action on blended field

  2. Blend ...

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