Working with Data & Fields in Tableau Desktop

Tableau Desktop
  • 11 Videos | 53m 22s
  • Includes Assessment
  • Earns a Badge
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Data are essential to what you want to build in Tableau Desktop, so this 11-video course will help you get the most out of it by using the Data pane and everything that it offers. Begin by finding and managing fields, and then sorting and grouping fields in the Data pane. This leads learners into learning how to work with dimensions and measures, and discrete and continuous data; how to use marks and controlling how dimensions and measures are used in a view; and how to set up default aggregation for a measure and default number format for data and number fields. Examine how to create, edit, and remove dynamic and fixed sets; configure, manipulate; and combine sets in a view, and create and use bins, all in Tableau Desktop. Delve into creating hierarchies from fields to enable quick drill-down between levels, and assigning geographic roles to fields in order to use the roles to create a map view. To conclude the course, discover how to create fields and use them in Tableau view.

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN

  • find and manage fields in Data pane
    sort and group fields in the Data pane
    describe dimensions and measures, and discrete and continuous data
    use marks and control how dimensions and measures are used in a view
    set up default aggregation for a measure and default number format for date and number fields
    create, edit, and remove dynamic and fixed sets in Tableau Desktop
  • configure, manipulate, and combine sets in a view in Tableau Desktop
    create and use bins in Tableau Desktop
    create hierarchies from fields to enable quick drill down between levels
    assign geographic roles to fields in order to use the roles to create a map view
    create calculated fields and use them in a Tableau view

IN THIS COURSE

  • Playable
    1. 
    Using the Data pane
    3m 45s
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  • Playable
    2. 
    Sorting & grouping fields in the Data pane
    3m 19s
  • Locked
    3. 
    Working with dimensions & measures
    5m 44s
  • Locked
    4. 
    Controlling measures & dimensions
    5m 42s
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    5. 
    Managing field default settings
    3m 50s
  • Locked
    6. 
    Creating sets
    5m 37s
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    7. 
    Working with sets
    6m 15s
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    8. 
    Creating bins
    3m 39s
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    9. 
    Creating data hierarchies
    5m 2s
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    10. 
    Working with geographic roles
    4m 55s
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    11. 
    Creating & using calculated fields
    5m 35s

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