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Showing Data from Different Years in Different Lines


Published: 06 May 2013
Last Modified Date: 11 Jul 2016

Question

How to plot different years of data in different lines in a visualization.

Environment

Tableau Desktop

Answer

The following instructions can be reviewed in the attached workbook.
  1. Drag Order Date to Columns.
  2. Right-click YEAR(Order Date) in Columns and select the first Month option in the list.
  3. Drag Sales to Rows.
  4. Drag Order Date to the Color card.
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