Tableau Key Concepts

These concepts don't really belong to any topic, but they drive the fundamental way in which Tableau works.

How to use a Tableau dashboard: Tableau tutorial for beginners

In this video, I show you how to use a Tableau dashboard. You need no prior knowledge of Tableau and I'll show you how to find content, save it to your favourites and use a dashboard as well as understand what you can and can't do and how to collaborate with colleagues to enable more capabilities.

0:00 Intro
1:30 Viewers and explorers
2:05 The landing page for viewers
5:09 Adding items to your favourites
5:58 Searching for items
6:54 Navigating to a Tableau dashboard and the layout
9:52 Interacting with the dashboard in Tableau Server & Online
13:53 Additional controls on your dashboard
14:56 Pausing your view for complex selections
15:59 Date pickers
16:21 Revert Button to reset the dashboard
18:24 Export button in the view
19:27 Full-screen view on a Tableau dashboard
19:58 Leaving comments on a Tableau Dashboard
21:15 Downloading data from a Tableau Dashboard
29:05 Sharing a Tableau Dashboard
30:19 Subscribe to a Tableau Dashboard via email
33:42 Using metrics in a Tableau Dashboard
35:27 Using alerts in a Tableau Dashboard
36:52 Setting up a custom view of your Tableau Dashboard
38:51 Data Changes
39:24 Data details in a Tableau Dashboard
40:58 Summary and conclusions


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