Changing the Approximate Tick Count

At times, the ticks are too dense for your visualization needs, or too sparse.

To change the number of ticks from a default value, navigate to the Marks menu, and move the slider in the Approximate Tick Count option.

changing the approximate tick count

In the following example, compare the default value of ticks on a bullet visual with the appearance of the same visual when the option is set to 5, and then to 15.

Bullet visual with approximate tick count at default, 5, and 15