Tableau Formatting: Removing Decimal Places

Suppose you are visualizing units sold for a business.  Then you probably do not need decimal places.  Go to this thread to change the units shown.

  1. Right click on the measure in the data window
  2. Selecting Default Properties
  3. Number Format
  4. Number (Custom)
  5. Choose the the desired number of decimal places

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