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Create and Publish Visualizations

  • 1. Get Tableau Desktop Software & Join the UW TUG

    Tableau Desktop is the software you use to create data visualizations. Obtain Tableau Desktop through UW’s licensing program or for free if you’re teaching with Tableau or doing non-commercial research. Learn more.

    Join the UW Tableau User Group (TUG) (All are welcome – a Tableau license not required).

Tableau Desktop

Tableau Desktop

VI Portal Vizzes

  • 4. Publish Your Visualizations

    You’re ready to share your visualization with colleagues. Publishing your work securely to the Tableau Server is the way to go so your team can securely use your interactive dashboards. When people can see and understand their own data, they solve problems and discover opportunities.

Sharing published visualizations