How to Create a Dashboard in Tableau

Tableau Dashboard is a View that will display a collection of several worksheets. You can use a single dashboard to analyze the entire Business. In this article, we will show you how to create a Dashboard in tableau. For this Tableau Dashboard creation demo, we use the below worksheet. It has a Pie Chart, Bar Chart, Dual Combination Chart, Bubble Chart, and Map.

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Create a Dashboard in Tableau

Please click on the New Dashboard tab to create a Tableau Dashboard.

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Now you can see the Tableau dashboard.

  1. Device Preview: Use this button to create a View for Phone, Desktop, and Tablet.
  2. Size: To adjust the dashboard display size.
  3. Sheets: List of Sheets that are available to create this dashboard.
  4. Objects: Predefined Tableau dashboard object that you can use in your dashboard.
  5. Name of the Dashboard: Right-click and select the Rename Sheet option to rename the dashboard.
  6. It is the actual work area.
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Hover over any sheet to see the sheet preview, and by clicking the marked button will take you to the original sheet. Please refer to Pie Chart, Bar Chart, Dual Combination Chart, Bubble Chart, Map and Data Labels in Tableau Reports in Tableau.

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Let me Drag the Pie Chart to the dashboard.

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Next, let me add the Bar Chart to the dashboard. From the below screenshot, you can see that if you are dragging something to the dashboard, it will ask the location. I mean Top Right, Top Left, Bottom right, etc

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Now you can see two Sheets inside our Tableau dashboard.

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Let me add the Dual Combination Sheet and Bubble Chart as well.

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Rearrange Sheets in a Dashboard

To rearrange the Sheets on the dashboard, Please select the Sheet that you want to change the location and use the marked field.

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To demonstrate the same, we placed the Dual Combination sheet at the bottom of the dashboard.

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Delete Sheet from Tableau Dashboard

Please select the Sheet that you want to delete from the dashboard. Next, click the Close button.

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Or click on the Down arrow and select the Remove from Dashboard option.

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Either way, it will remove the selected sheet from the dashboard. As you can see, there is no Pie Chart in our dashboard

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