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.

Available Sheets 1

Create a Dashboard in Tableau

Please click on the New 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 display size.
  3. Sheets: List of Sheets that are available to create this.
  4. Objects: Predefined object that you can use in it.
  5. Name: Right-click and select the Rename Sheet option to rename this.
  6. It is the actual work area.
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Hover over any sheet to see the preview, and by clicking the marked button will take you to the original. Please refer to Pie Chart, Bar Chart, Dual Combination, Bubble, Map and Data Labels in Reports in Tableau.

Add Pie Chart to it 4

Let me Drag the Pie Chart.

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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 work area, 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.

Add Bar Chart 7

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

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Rearrange Sheets

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

Rearrange Sheets 9

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

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Delete Sheet from Tableau Dashboard

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

Delette Sheet from Dashboard in Tableau 11

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

Remove Sheet from Dashboard in Tableau 12

Either way, it will remove the selected one from it. As you can see, there is no Pie Chart.

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