Creating a Line Chart Without Using a Date
14 Feb 2014
Last Modified Date:
30 Dec 2016
How to create a line chart without including a date dimension in the view.
Make one of the measures non-aggregate. This example uses Superstore sample data.
On the view, right-click
To view these steps in action, see the video below:
Converting the measure to a dimension (non-aggregate version of the measure) will allow for a line chart to be created when another measure is added to the view. For example:
Both measures aggregated:
One measure converted to dimension (non-aggregate):
Did this article resolve the issue?
Thank you for providing your feedback on the effectiveness of the article.
Click here to return to our Support page.
Open new Case
Open a new case
Click here to go to our Support page.
Get detailed answers and how-to step-by-step instructions for your issues and technical questions.
Find and share solutions with our active community through forums, user groups and ideas.
Browse a complete list of product manuals and guides. Available online, offline and PDF formats.
Training and Tutorials
Learn how to master Tableau’s products with our on-demand, live or class room training.
PRINT THIS PAGE
Understanding Data Types and Roles
SUPPORT BY PRODUCT
TOOLS & DOWNLOADS
Download Tableau Desktop & Server
Tableau Online & Public Status
Send Large Files
All Tech Specs
Elite Account Management