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Adding Totals to a Title


Published: 05 Jun 2017
Last Modified Date: 26 Aug 2019

Question

How to add totals to a title.

Environment

Tableau Desktop 

Answer

  1. Create a calculated field called Total Profit with the following formula:

    TOTAL(SUM([Profit]))

  2. Drag it to Detail on the Marks card.
  3. Add this calculated field to the title. Use the Insert menu to add dynamic text such as sheet properties and field values. See Format Titles, Captions, Tooltips, and Legends for more information.

Additional Information

To view the above steps in action, see the video below. 
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