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Create calculations based on a parameter

Create calculations based on a parameter: Tableau 10 for Data Scientists
Create calculations based on a parameter: Tableau 10 for Data Scientists

Tableau typically looks at a dataset that contains fixed values. Parameters in Tableau take input from a user and allows interaction with a viz or dashboard enabling a large amount of control over a viz. Tableau Zen Master Matt Francis demonstrates how combining a parameter and a calculated field creates a powerful way to modify the calculation to do what-if analysis.

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Q. Thise course was updated 04/21/2017. What changed?

A. Videos were added to cover features in Tableau 10.2.

Skills covered in this course
Business Intelligence Big Data IT Tableau

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