Combining Generated and Datasource-Based Latitude and Longitude on Dual-Axis Map

Published: 05 Aug 2014
Last Modified Date: 25 Jun 2016


How to combine data source-based latitude and longitude with generated latitude and longitude on a dual axis map.


Tableau Desktop


    1. Create a custom geocoding .CSV file that correlates all of the latitude/longitude coordinates with the required nomenclature. For more information, see Creating an Import File.
    2. Import the custom geocoding into Tableau Desktop. For more information, see Importing Custom Geocoding.
    3. Use the name-based recognition to set up a dual axis view exclusively based on generated latitude and longitude values. 


    The ability to create a dual-axis map with both generated and data source-based latitude and longitude fields is not built into Tableau Desktop.
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