How To Use Legends As Filters In A Dashboard

Published: 19 Jun 2020
Last Modified Date: 08 Jul 2022


How to use legends as filters


  • Tableau Desktop


1. Create a separate legend sheet like below

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2. Add both sheets to dashboards and configure dashboard actions to filter the view with legend sheet like below:
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Attached sample workbook demonstrates the solution

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