You can create a formula in a worksheet by using the Formula Builder. When you do this, the result of the formula gets added to the worksheet as a column.

Use these steps to create a formula:

- Create a new worksheet, or edit an existing one.
- Click the + button next to Formulas.
Figure: Create a new formula in a worksheet

- Type your formula in the Formula Builder.
Figure: Use the Formula Builder

Note: Formulas elements are color coded by type and can include the formula operators and functions? (blue), the names of columns (purple)?, and/or constants? (black).

- If you want to change what your formula returns, use the Advanced settings.
Depending on your formula, you may be able to change:

- Data type
- ATTRIBUTE or MEASURE
- Aggregation type

Figure: Advanced settings in the Formula Builder

- You can see a list of formula operators with examples by clicking on Formula Assistant.
Figure: Examples in the Formula Assistant

- Name the formula by clicking on its title and typing the new name. Click Save.