Last Modified Date: 09 Sep 2016
ResolutionAs a workaround, use a parameter to select which dimension appears in the view. The following instructions can be reviewed in the attached sample workbook.
- Right-click in the Parameters pane and select Create Parameter.
- In Data type choose String.
- Under Allowable Values select List and add the desired dimension names.
- Create a new calculated field with the following formula:
CASE [<parameter name>] WHEN "Category" THEN [Category] WHEN "Sub-Category" THEN [Sub-Category] WHEN "Product Name" THEN [Product Name] END
- Drag the new calculated field to the Rows shelf.
- Right-click on the parameter created above and select Show Parameter Control.
CauseThe ability to have level of drill down in a hierarchy persist across multiple sheets in a dashboard is not currently a feature in Tableau Desktop.
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