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How to Show Vertical Date Axis Labels with Number and Month in Different Lines


Published: 13 Jul 2021
Last Modified Date: 14 Jul 2021

Question

How to show vertical Date label with the number and month in different lines.

For example, the Vertical Date axis could be set as below:
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But how to set it as the vertical axis like below:
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Environment

  • Tableau Desktop

Answer

As a workaround, please consider adding an image Object to achieve a similar view.

The steps are as follows:
1. create a worksheet and uncheck [Show Header] for the X-Axis (Date Axis)
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2. Create the expected vertical Date label as an image.

3. Create a Dashboard and add the worksheet.

4. Add an [Image] Object as X-Axis.
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