Video Tutorial: Creating a Parameter in Tableau


Video Tutorial: Creating a Parameter in Tableau

by Elizabeth Kreitler

In this brief video, I walk through the four steps to creating a parameter in Tableau:

  1. Create the parameter control
  2. Show the parameter control
  3. Use the parameter in a calculated field
  4. Use the calculated field in the view

Follow along in the video to see how easy it is!

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