In this one, I go through a method that allows you to use parameter actions to filter charts. You can use it in lots of different use cases so the main aim of this video is to show you the mechanics of how this works. Parameter actions in Tableau open up new possibilities for creating summary values and statistics without using calculations.
00:00 Intro 00:19 - Working example 01:03 - Building our chart 01:27 - How this works 01:59 - Create our parameter 03:06 - Creating our Filter 05:19 - Building our dashboard 05:53 - Setup our dashboard action 06:55 - Testing our parameter action 07:35 - Setting up a button to reset the view 12:43 - Other ways to use this technique 14:06 - Outro
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