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Multiple Dashboard Actions In a Column


Published: 20 Mar 2014
Last Modified Date: 01 Mar 2017

Issue

How to add multiple actions to different columns in the same table.

Environment

Tableau Desktop

Resolution

Option 1

Use a Table of Contents. For more information, see Creating a Table of Contents.

Option 2

The following instructions can be reviewed in the attached workbook, which you will find in the upper right-hand corner of this page under "Attachments".
  1. Create another sheet.
  2. Hide the duplicate column headers.  
  3. Use the second sheet to set a different URL action.  

Cause

The ability to add multiple actions to different columns in the same table is functionality that is not currently built into the product.

Additional Information

Currently, one action will apply to the first column and both actions will apply to the second column when one action is desired.
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