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Aliases of Table Calculations and Ad-hoc Calculations Saved


Published: 05 Feb 2019
Last Modified Date: 08 Feb 2019

Issue

When an alias is given to an Ad-hoc Calculation, for example a table calculation, the alias is retained in the workbook.

Environment

  • Tableau Desktop 2018.3.2

Resolution

Right click Measure Names and select Aliases. In the following menu, either clear all of the aliases or remove the Alias for the ad-hoc calculation.

Cause

Aliases of ad-hoc calculations and table calculations are stored in the workbook, even when they are removed from all sheets.
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