Last Modified Date: 02 Jun 2016
ResolutionUse one of the following workarounds.
Option 1Create the group using a calculated field. For more information, see Creating Groups Using Calculated Fields in the Tableau Knowledge Base.
Option 2Create a set from the group, and then use the set in the calculated field.
- In the Data pane, right-click the group, and then select Create Set.
- In the Create Set dialog box, do the following, and then click OK:
- For Name, enter a name.
- On the General tab, select the group.
CauseThe ability to use a group in a calculated field is not currently available in Tableau Desktop.
Additional InformationCalculated fields cannot be added to existing ad-hoc Groups.
To voice your support for the inclusion of this feature in a future product release, add your vote to the following Community Idea: Use ‘Groups’ in Calculated fields.
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