• Best Practice for publishing data source extracts so they can be scheduled to refresh?

    Hi,   Data source is not refreshing.   Steps: 1) Opened Tableau Desktop, connected to AWS hosted mySQL database, used a custom SQL query, created charts and saved locally as a twb with hyper data source....
    Arran Sadlier
    created by Arran Sadlier
  • Tableau Embedded in Salesforce Mobile

    So we have Tableau Online dashboards embedded in Salesforce using the Tableau JS API, with Salesforce is acting as the IDP for SSO. Everything works fine with this in the web app. However when we try the same on the m...
    Kevin Myers
    last modified by Kevin Myers
  • Tableau Online support for SAP BW

    Hi ,   We have Tableau Online latest version. Our source data is SAP BW.   But after going through many posts I tend to understand that SAP BW extract is not supported on Tableau Online through Tableau Br...
    Avishek Sarkar
    last modified by Avishek Sarkar
  • XIRR calculation in Tableau Online

    Hello,   could you please tell me how I am able to calculate the XIRR, since there is no function for that?   Also why is that function not even available, this belongs to one of the most important financi...
    Tobias Mueller
    last modified by Tobias Mueller
  • Embed Workbook with login pop-up not closing

    Hi, I have been using tableau online for a few years now, publishing different workbooks within the organization which are embed in a web page with wordpress. Each user has a different permit to view workbooks, so the...
    Luciano Zarlenga
    last modified by Luciano Zarlenga
  • Fiscal Year Changes When Publishing to Tableau Online

    Hello, below is a picture of a chart in Tableau desktop, modified to match my July fiscal year. The second picture is the same graph in Tableau Online, where it has reverted back to January. My data source is through ...
    Alex Goral
    last modified by Alex Goral
  • Remove name assertion mapping and just keep nameID and userid

    I'm using Tableau Online and am setting up the SAML authentication using Salesforce as the identity provider, and the First name, Last name, or Full name is required. Can I make it not required? Ideally, I would only ...
    Avi Dagan
    last modified by Avi Dagan
  • Tableau Online POPUP login windows, not as popup

    Hello everybody, if I try to embed a dashboard from Tableau Online to my website, using the default embed code generated by Tableau itself under the Share menu, I get a blue button to access my site and then a popup ...
    Federica Ferrarini
    last modified by Federica Ferrarini
  • Datasource is not refreshing as per schedule in Tableau Online

    Hi Team,   Based on the instructions provided on the Tableau site I published a data source to our Tableau Online portal and scheduled an extract refresh with refresh type = Full Refresh. I had scheduled the ref...
  • Tableau online can't connect to PostgreSQL

    Hi! Until now I've been using the desktop version that connected perfectly to the db. I switched to tableau online so that I'll be able to embed charts in my website with tableau, but I can't connect to my database n...
    Dev Raccoon
    last modified by Dev Raccoon
  • Postgre Database Tables access In Tableau online

    Hi Team,   I have worked on Tableau Server and utilization report as well by using postgres database. But I want to know that can I get access of Postgres Database in Tableau online as well for Usage Statistics...
    suman kumar
    last modified by suman kumar
  • Issues with Tableau Online Permissions and the Home page

    Hi there,   We're testing several client folders on Tableau Online and it's imperative that each client can only see their own work.  We've set permissions for projects/workbooks and the permissions appear ...
    Marie Harris
    last modified by Marie Harris
  • How to refresh tableau bridge extract refresh based on selected parameter value

    Hello everyone,   I'm using mysql custom query to load data to tableau.  In the query im using a where clause with parameter and in some joins like below to pull the data based on the user selection. In the...
    Sreenath Raveendran
    last modified by Sreenath Raveendran
  • Tableau Online: in a frame because it set 'X-Frame-Options' to 'sameorigin'

    I'm trying to show social media pages using URL actions in a tableau online dashboard, but it returns "www.instagram.com refused to connect". When I check the browser console there's the log below:   Refused to ...
    Eduardo Rodrigues
    last modified by Eduardo Rodrigues
  • Tableau Bridge and REST API

    How can I refresh an datasource/extract/workbook configured through the Bridge with the REST API?   Or   Add/Remove* a datasource refresh from a schedule?
    Jorge Herrera
    last modified by Jorge Herrera
  • Using the custom-portal-sample with Tableau Online

    Hi,   I'm trying to use the example custom portal (https://github.com/tableau/custom-portal-sample) working with tableau online. I have followed the instructions and get to the point of showing the viz thumbnail...
    Jeremy Stimson
    last modified by Jeremy Stimson
  • Looking for a way of deleting recent activity from Tableau Online Homepage for all users remotely

    Hi, I am looking for a way for IT to delete recent activity from Tableau Online Homepage for all users remotely. Is that possible or if anyone has done this exercise please share.   The reason is we have perfor...
    Musarrat Zamir
    last modified by Musarrat Zamir
  • My 1st Post!: Trying to find Callback Percentage

    Afternoon, hoping someone can assist.   I am extremely new to Tableau so I'm hoping someone can point me in the right direction or assist with getting my proper calculation. Here's what I'm working with. I have...
    Donnie Guthrie
    last modified by Donnie Guthrie
  • Bridge Error : Tableau Bridge needs your latest online password.

    Hello Community,   Our tableau bridge client keeps signing out in the server that is always on. I have tried running it in application and service mode but to no avail. The computer where bridge is installed is ...
    Mehul Solanki
    last modified by Mehul Solanki
  • 2019.4 isn't properly connecting online data source to desktop

    Just like the title says, I open desktop 2019.4, open an existing workbook which has an existing connection to 3 data sources online and am prompted to 'edit connection'. I use the quick link 'Tableau Online' and a...
    Amberly Armstrong
    last modified by Amberly Armstrong