OAuth with Alteryx

How to? This post will revolve around the process of authenticating to get data through APIs - In this case Spotify. First of all, a new macro has been added to the Inviso Macro Pack which makes the process of authenticating with Spotify super simple.…

The Frederiksberg problem - Easy to Solve!

A lot of great Tableau enthusiasts has encountered the famous Frederiksberg problem, when building filled Municipality maps of Denmark. The problem arise since the Copenhagen Municipality vector is covering the data and vector for the Municipality Frederiksberg. Earlier the solution was found by connecting to…

Standard Format Dashboards

In this blog-post I will try to introduce the different approaches on how to create more standardized dashboards for distribution across your organization. Reading this will not solve all of your problems, but I believe that it can lessen them to a large extent. But…

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…