Adding Filters to Dashboards

Published: 16 Sep 2013
Last Modified Date: 12 Jun 2018


How to add filters to dashboards.


Tableau Desktop


9.2 and later versions

  1. Click on the sheet in the dashboard 
  2. In the upper right of the layout container, there is an arrow, a funnel, and a "x". Select the arrow. 
  3. Hover over Filters
  4. Select which filter should be added to the dashboard 

Older versions

  1. On the dashboard, click the drop-down arrow on the sheet that contains the quick filter.
  2. Select Quick Filters > <quick filter field>.

Additional Information

To view the steps of the first option in action, see the video below: 

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