How to Drill down of Date Axis and Keep Action Filter in Dashboard

Published: 16 Nov 2021
Last Modified Date: 17 Nov 2021


How to keep the action filter when drilling down in a Date Axis.
For example, when selecting 2021 the view in the right will show the customer in 2021. But after drilling down to Quarter, the action filter will be cleared.
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  • Tableau Desktop


The ability to drill down of Date axis and keep the action filter is not currently built into Tableau Desktop.

As a workaround, please consider using Parameter action to create a Multi-hierarchical Drill Down Bar Graph, which could keep the filter and show the drill-down data.
The steps are listed in the article below:
[Multi-hierarchical Drill Down Bar Graph]

Please check the attached workbook for details.
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