How to Ensure Your Tableau Dashboards are Easy to Use
You want your Tableau dashboards to be easy to use whether you only use them yourself or if you share them with other people. In addition to creating an intuitive design for your dashboard, you can do a couple of other things to make your dashboards easier to use. For example, you might want to add a handy quick filter so users can choose what they want to see.
Synchronizing quick filters
When you add a quick filter to a dashboard, you’d probably like it if that filter worked with all the views on the dashboard. That is, when you select something like a Product category using a quick filter, you almost certainly want all the views on that dashboard to reflect your selection.
To synchronize your quick filters across all views on the dashboard, follow these steps:
Right-click the quick filter to display its contextual menu.
Choose Apply to Worksheets and then select All Using This Data Source.