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Parameters

Sheet Selector & Worksheet Swapping

http://vizpainter.com/sheet-selection-on-steroids/

http://www.tableausoftware.com/support/forum/topic/using-parameters-i-created-dynamic-dashboard-swaps-visuals

http://www.alansmitheepresents.org/2011/03/changing-viz-types-with-dashboard.html

http://community.tableausoftware.com/thread/109920

http://kb.tableausoftware.com/articles/knowledgebase/creating-sheet-selector-for-dashboard

https://www.interworks.com/blogs/dwyers/2012/05/10/using-layout-containers-hide-views-your-tableau-dashboard

Using SIZE() to change what type of data is shown. Doesn’t use a parameter, but is in the category of “change the dashboard based on some factor” that the above links all use:

http://www.alansmitheepresents.org/2014/03/inline-filtering-using-tableau-size.html

Changing Hierarchies and Swapping Measures

http://www.clearlyandsimply.com/clearly_and_simply/2012/03/dynamic-hierarchies-with-tableau.html

http://kb.tableausoftware.com/articles/knowledgebase/parameterized-measure

alternatively, hide using action filters

http://community.tableausoftware.com/thread/117501

URLs and URL Parameters for Reports
http://www.tableausoftware.com/support/forum/topic/url-parameter-report-pdf-format#comment-44996
http://www.tableausoftware.com/support/forum/topic/passing-filter-parameters-url

Note: URL parameters for boolean fields must be lowercase “true” or “false”, not “False”, “FALSE”, 0, etc.

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