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## LOD – Fixed, Include, and Exclude

Level of Detail (LOD) For this blog post, I thought I would write about the difference between different levels of detail (LOD). I wanted to do it in as few words as possible as a lot of websites give lengthy explanations and I think the end result is confusion and...

## Out of Sight, Out of Mind: LOD expressions (Part 2)

In my last blog I introduced Level of Detail (LOD) expressions and what they can be used to do. I showed an example of the Include function and touched on how it can be replicated with the Fixed function. In this blog I’ll go through an Exclude function example and...

## How To Use Level Of Detail (LOD) in Tableau: EXCLUDE Function

This blog is part of the How To Use Level of Detail blog series. Today’s blog will cover the EXCLUDE Level of Detail expression and function. The EXCLUDE function allows you to calculate a coarser granularity than the dimensions in your view. To calculate your desired...

## How To Use Level Of Detail (LOD) in Tableau: LODs Overview

What is a Level of Detail and how do I use them? Released in Tableau 9.0, LODs Expressions can be a daunting topic to wrap your head around – especially if you don’t come from a maths or SQL background. Over the next blogs I will explain what are LODs, the...