How to Install Tableau Desktop and kick-start your data analyst career. You will want to download Tableau Desktop before trying this blog.

Here’s a quick tutorial for installing Tableau Desktop on a Windows computer.

  1. Download Tableau Desktop.
  2. Click the file to begin.
  3. Agree to the terms.
  4. Install Tableau desktop agree to terms of the license agreement.

    Install Tableau Desktop Step: Left click the checkbox to agree to the license agreement, then click install.

  5. Click install, wait for the installation to finish, and this will only take a few minutes.
  6. Install Tableau Desktop progress bar

    Install Tableau Desktop: Progress bar showing Microsoft Visual C++ 2010 x64 Redistributable being installed.

  7. Type in registration info, first name, last name, email, organization, and the geographic information.
  8. Already have a key? Click ‘Activate Tableau’ if you already have your desktop key.
  9. Type your Tableau Desktop Key ‘TDXX-XXXX-XXXX-XXXX’
  10. You’re done!
Tableau desktop installation completed message

Tableau Desktop installation is now complete!

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