How to import a KML into Tableau Software?

How to import a KML into Tableau?


Did you just download a KML? Or did you just order a KML from the Spotzi Datashop and do you want to import these KMLs into Tableau? Read the following instruction:

  1. Open Tableau and connect your KML from the start page.
  2. Once you have connected your KML, a worksheet will be created. Go to this worksheet.
  3. Now drag the Geometry field or other dimensions to the Detail shelf or directly onto the canvas.
  4. You did it! You have successfully imported a KML to Tableau.
Import KML into Tableau Software

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Spotzi has a large Datashop with a lot of KML (.kml) datasets with demographics, consumer spending, ZIP code boundaries, real estate data, addresses, business listings and many more. Our Datashop offers a one-stop-shop solution where you can browse through all our datasets and order them directly from our shop.