Last Modified Date: 14 Oct 2019
- Tableau Desktop
Option 1Convert the filter field into a date type.
Option 2Manually sort the default sort order of the string field.
Note: New data brought in will not be automatically sorted.
CauseWhile text data may be representative of dates or times, there is no chronological order stored in text data. Thus Tableau Desktop can only sort text data alphabetically.
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