Data Points

Applies to Line charts, Area charts, and Combined Bar/Line charts.

To show the individual data points on a line,

  1. Click Settings on the right side of the Visuals menu.

    selecting visual settings menu

    The Settings modal window appears.

  2. In the Settings modal window, click Marks.
  3. Select Show Points.

    Settings modal for line graph, open on Marks tab; checkbox for 'Show Legend', checkbox for 'Display linear trendline', checkbox for 'Separate trendlines by color', text box for 'Decimals included when displaying the trendline equation and r-square value', checkbox for 'Colors are based on dimension values' (active), checkbox for 'Show Points' (active), Cancel button, and Apply button (active)
    Showing Points for Line Graph; Settings Marks
  4. Click Apply.

  5. Click Refresh Visual.

  6. Note that the points appear on the visual.

    Line chart for world population: sum(population) on Y axis, year on X axis, country generating different upward trending lines, open circles on each data point
    Line Chart with Points Showing