Tableau – Understanding Relationships in the New Data Model – Part 1

Tableau 2020.2 has recently been released, and the feature I'm most excited about is Relationships. If you've ever have to work with a data source that contains a many-to-many relationship, or multiple one-to-many relationships, you would have encountered the problem of data duplication, and having to resort to LOD or COUNTD calculations to report measures … Continue reading Tableau – Understanding Relationships in the New Data Model – Part 1

Tableau: Keep Sorting and Formatting when replacing fields

To ease myself into this whole blogging thing, we'll start off with a simple tip, one that I only found out a few months ago: replacing fields in a viz by double-clicking in an existing field. This will make Tableau remember any of the sorting or colour settings. What do we mean by this? Let's … Continue reading Tableau: Keep Sorting and Formatting when replacing fields