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Sorting Data

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Alteryx Alumni (Retired)


Lesson Objective:  Learn to arrange data values in ascending or descending order with a Sort tool. 

Estimated Time: ~5 Minutes


  • Understand how string, numeric and date values are sorted in ascending or descending order
  • Configure the Sort tool to arrange columns of values in ascending or descending order
  • Explore sorting options using Dictionary Sort Order for string data types
  • Test your knowledge with a quiz

Recommended Follow-Up Training: VLookUps with Designer

Software Version: 2018.4


This lesson is also available inFrenchSpanishPortuguese, and Japanese.