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Getting Started with Tableau 2018.x by Tristan Guillevin

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The Change Set Values action (2018.3)

The Change Set Values action allows you to visually select the values to put in a set. From one or multiple source Worksheets, you can update the values of a set in your Data Source to impact other visualization in your Workbook. 

When you create a Change Set Values action, a configuration window will open, where you can specify the following:

  • The Name of the action
  • The Source Sheets
  • The trigger (Hover, Select, or Menu)
  • The set—you have to specify the Data Source and the set

As for the action filter, you can dictate the behavior when clearing the action. There are three different behaviors, as follows:

  • Keep set value: When you clear the selection, the current values of the set stay as selected.
  • Add ...

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