• Tableau Bridge Client Enhancement - Adding Query editor

    score1
    Active
    1 vote
    Hello,   I have the following recommendations for the tableau bridge which would greatly help everyone.   1. Being able to change the custom SQL query in tableau bridge or tableau online instead of publish...
  • Tableau Online support for TabPy and R scripts

    score30
    Active
    30 votes
    There are several individual ideas for supporting R scripts, but I wanted to combine them. My organization does not have the resources for hosting Tableau Server, but we have several dozen users on Tableau Online. Wit...
    Tim Zalk
    last modified by Tim Zalk
  • Format Parameters

    score295
    Active
    299 votes
    What Please make it possible to format parameters.   Formatting Font Size, see also  Dropdown filter/parameter control size Alignment (Left, Center, Right) Dates (Allowable values = All) Background col...
    kettan
    last modified by kettan
  • Measure Names/Values Variables...

    score233
    Active
    232 votes
    Here's another example of why it would be handy to know the Measure Names/Values variables: If only this were possible. And in this case it would at least be helpful to be able to put at parameter in the 'Title' fi...
    Shawn Wallwork
    last modified by Shawn Wallwork
  • Multiple in 'cell' charts on one dashboard row

    score662
    Active
    663 votes
    Similar to Excel, or some other viz tools, I would love to have the ability to create multiple charts and text fields on a single row, similar to this You can currently do this by aligning multiple worksheet tables a...
    Alex Kerin
    last modified by Alex Kerin
  • 'IN' Operator equivalent

    score755
    Active
    758 votes
    I would like an equivalent to the SQL 'IN' operator.  Currently the only way to compare a list of values is by using an OR operator.  This is very cumbersome when comparing a large list of values.   For...
    Stephen Smirl
    created by Stephen Smirl
  • Different Columns Width

    score1342
    Active
    1347 votes
    While I'd like to keep by default the current behaviour of column widths of text tables, it would be nice to also have the option to:   1. Fix the width of each column individually 2. Add a "Fit to content" opt...
    thierryjakircevic
    last modified by thierryjakircevic
  • Only Relevant Values on Secondary Data Source

    score436
    Active
    435 votes
    It would be nice if when you blend two data sources, you could have the option to show "Only Relevant Values" on filters used from the secondary data source.  As it is right now (version 8) if you add filters fro...
    Karl Jensen
    last modified by Karl Jensen
  • Tooltips in headers (field labels, quick filters, parameters, etc)

    score452
    Active
    454 votes
    What Please make it possible to show tooltips in field labels, quick filters, and parameters. The tooltip format could be HTML. One important benefit would be the possibility to link to more information. The tooltip...
    kettan
    last modified by kettan
  • Ability To Display A Quick Filter Horizontally Instead Of Vertically

    score338
    Active
    338 votes
    Makes it easier to move a filter to the bottom of a dashboard and view the options available while providing more space for a chart or table.     ************************************************************...
    Joseph Pirraglia
    last modified by Joseph Pirraglia
  • Date Parameter - Auto update by System Date / Max Date / Custom Logic

    score230
    Active
    230 votes
    WHAT: This is a scenario where our users want following feature for Dynamic Date Parameter. Date Parameter auto-refreshes itself either picking the logical date such as system date or max date or system date minus 1...
    Rahul Upadhye
    last modified by Rahul Upadhye
  • Support Country Specific Fiscal Year

    score439
    Active
    444 votes
    In Japan,the government's financial year runs from April to March. The fiscal year is represented by the calendar year in which the period begins.   On Tableau, if we change " Fiscal Year Start " to April, 2015/...
    Yutaka Sato
    last modified by Yutaka Sato
  • Ability to Create Calc with [Measure Names] & [Measure Values]

    score15
    Active
    15 votes
    There have been countless times where I wanted to create a calc like  if [Measure Names] = 'Profit'  then x else y end   This is especially useful when using the [Measure Names] & [Measure Values] m...
    John Sobczak
    last modified by John Sobczak
  • Multiple Instances of Measure Names/Values Variable

    score821
    Active
    820 votes
    [This use to be a long post with multiple broken pictures (if memory serves) so I tried to delete it altogether, but once you have an Idea, Tableau won't let you delete it no matter how bad it is. So in protest I blan...
    Shawn Wallwork
    last modified by Shawn Wallwork
  • Default Value for Quick Filters

    score781
    Active
    786 votes
    To set the default value for quick filters. E.g. could be according to last value or according to a sort.   My use case is that I have time-series data to which I refresh extracts regularly and new time periods ...
    Nathan Schofield
    last modified by Nathan Schofield
  • Specify Default Initial Value of Range of Dates Filter

    score136
    Active
    136 votes
    When using the 'range of dates' date filter there should be a way to specify the default initial value. This would be like mixing the range of dates with the relative function. This would allow a user to have it defau...
    chris.linderwell
    last modified by chris.linderwell
  • Multi-Values Parameters

    score1615
    Active
    1629 votes
    Parameters are right now single value. You can only pick one value out of a predefined list. What would be great is to make Parameters accept multiple values!   Example: String Parameter for Region. I have 4 v...
    Loïc Grange
    last modified by Loïc Grange
  • Dynamic parameters

    score2779
    In Review
    2807 votes
    This idea is currently being reviewed.   As the result of some further investigation, the idea has been broken up into 5 different scenarios as listed below. These scenarios have ideas associated with them and ...
    Tom Walter
    last modified by Tom Walter
  • Limit the Measure Names that appear in Quick Filter

    score396
    Active
    398 votes
    I show the Measure Names Quick Filter so that Tableau Server users can select which measures to display. I only want to show them a selection of measures from the workbook, not all measures in use.   At this tim...
    Rebecca Sundquist
    last modified by Rebecca Sundquist
  • Slack Community for Tableau users

    score0
    Active
    0 votes
    One of my friends created a slack channel for Tableau users across the globe and it's really kicking off right now. Would be great to see active user community discussing real life problems for , be it Tableau Server...
    Anil Thorat
    last modified by Anil Thorat