Labels on stacked bar chart

Stacked bar charts are great and Tableau makes it really easy to label the different parts of the chart. But sometimes the partitions get too small to show labels without overlapping. By default Tableau removes labels so we avoid overlapping labels but this solution is…

LOD beregninger - hvordan er det nu?

Måske har du modtaget et support svar fra os, indeholdende en LOD-beregning. Måske har du googlet dig lidt frem til, at denne type beregning måske kunne løse dit problem, og derfra implementeret den i dit arbejde i Tableau. Men har du nogensinde sat dig grundigt…

Your Best Basic Friend: Tableau’s Order of Operations

When using Tableau, you almost always want to add filters, so that your data can answer more questions. It can be filters applied on table calcs, context filters or filters for sets or LOD expressions – but nevertheless, everybody filters in some way. So, since…

Change week start day in Tableau

Tableau is great for handling dates. But what if you want your week to be starting Saturday and ending Friday? And what if you want your relative date filter to take this into account? Luckily it is quiet easy to change. All you have to…

Alteryx Predictive: Kategoriske modeller

Hvad er en kategorisk model? Forestil dig, at du som analytiker bliver bedt om at forudsige, hvilket af jeres produkter en kunde med størst sandsynlighed vil købe. Foretrækker kunden for eksempel den nyeste Iphone, Samsung Galaxy eller en Nokia? Det kunne også være, at vi…

Did you know: The Hidden Random Function in Tableau

I just recently found out about the "hidden" random function in Tableau and I figured others might be interested in knowing about this. Therefore I am writing this short blog post. If you do a normal search for "Random" in the function list when creating…

Inviso Macro Pack - Business Days

A couple of months ago we were asked to calculate how many business days went by, before a client responded their customers’ inquiries. A task that ended up being a bit more troublesome than at first glance, as Alteryx does not have a function or…

New tool: Statistics Denmark Connector

Statistics Denmark, the central authority on all public data in Denmark, offers a great variety of data for download through their website Statistikbanken.dk. However, downloading the data straight from their website is constrained to 100.000 records without logging in to your personal account. This drastically…

Tableau .tde mystery solved: An error occurred while communicating with the data source

The other day I made a simple workflow in Alteryx, where I essentially just had to convert an Excel/xlsx file to a .tde file. I made a workflow as usual but when I opened It in Tableau, all my special characters, such as the Danish…

Roskilde story fra vinder af Tableaukonkurrence på KU

Gæsteblogindlæg fra vinderen af Inviso's Tableaukonkurrence på KU Jesper deltog i Inviso's Tableaukonkurrence for KU og vandt med story om Roskildefestivallen, der giver et nyt og bedre overblik over musikken i løbet af festivallen. Roskildefestivallen er startet, men vi håber alligevel, at du kan få…