How to Rotate Axis Label for Continuous Date

Published: 28 Nov 2023
Last Modified Date: 28 Nov 2023


How to rotate the axis labels for a continuous date.


  • Tableau Desktop


1. Right-click on the Date axis and select Format.
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2. Change the Alignment to UP under the Axis pane on the Format menu.
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Please find the "RotateAxisSample.twbx" in the attachments section of this article to review the solution and sample data.

Additional Information

The "Rotate Label" option is available for the axis label of a discrete date without manually changing the format. 

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