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Hide or Change the Explanation Text Which Is Displayed After the Sort Icon Is Pressed


Published: 24 Oct 2022
Last Modified Date: 25 Oct 2022

Question

How to change or hide the sentence which shows up after the Sort icon is pressed in the view?

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Environment

  • Tableau Desktop

Answer

About Changing the Explanation Text
The sentence is created automatically based on the dimensions and measures in the view after the Sort icon is pressed.
The ability to change the explanation sentence of Sorting is not currently built into Tableau Desktop.

How to Hide the Explanation Text
The explanation sentence can be hidden by turning off the sorting function.

Hide the explanation sentence of the Sorting function and Sort icon together in Tableau Desktop by performing the following step:

Worksheet > Show Sort Controls

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