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Drill Down for Single Value of a Hierarchy or Dimension


Published: 21 May 2014
Last Modified Date: 19 Nov 2017

Issue

When clicking on a single value from a dimension hierarchy to drill down to the next level of the hierarchy, all values in that dimension are expanded instead of only the selected value.

Environment

Tableau Desktop

Resolution

Use one of the following workarounds to expand the hierarchy of a single value. 

Option 1

Use a quick filter.

Option 2

Use a dashboard action filter.

Cause

The ability to drill down to a single value is not currently available in Tableau Desktop.
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