• Custom Fonts - Embed in Tableau (Reader, Desktop, Server, Online, Public, Mobile)

    290 votes
    It would be great if Custom Fonts could be embedded in Tableau.  Food for thought.....     ************************************** Also refer to Idea #1562 (6 Votes) https://community.tableau.com/idea...
    Harold Orel
    last modified by Harold Orel
  • Use table worksheet as a datasource

    484 votes
    There are plenty of times where I would like to use a table on a worksheet as a new datasource - perhaps there are some complex table calculations that I don't want Tableau to recalculate, or that make the chart diffi...
    Alex Kerin
    created by Alex Kerin
  • function to calculate working days/#of weekdays between two dates

    120 votes
    Create a calculation function so it is easy to calculate the number of working/week days between two dates. Or even better make a function like excels NETWORKDAYS where it is possible to define holidays.   You c...
    Flemming Nissen
    last modified by Flemming Nissen
  • Subscription Formatting

    6 votes
    Allow more flexibility around the layout and formatting of subscription emails. E.g. choosing to add a message above the screenshot instead of below, ability to edit the static messaging, etc.
    Alan Huddart
    last modified by Alan Huddart
  • Select Values In Table And Export Only That Selection Not The Underlying Data

    17 votes
    Sometimes I want to validate the numbers in a table without having to export the whole worksheet into Excel. However when I go to select a range of cells and copy and paste into Excel it copies the underlything data f...
    Joseph Pirraglia
    created by Joseph Pirraglia
  • Conditional Formatting of Measure Names/Measure Values

    1467 votes
    A common request in the forums is to be able to apply conditional formatting of Measure Names/Values, in other words something that approaches what MS Excel can do. Users have come up with various workarounds, includi...
    Jonathan Drummey
    last modified by Jonathan Drummey
  • Network Graphs?

    141 votes
    Would an exploratory, interactive network graph feature appeal to anyone?
    created by john.radin
  • Dynamic parameters

    In Review
    2917 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
  • Multi-Values Parameters

    1687 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
  • Show where the parameters, sets and fields are used

    5 votes
    It would be very useful to have an information on where a parameter or set is being used in a calculation and where is that on the sheet.   With many actions and filters in a single sheet, it is not impossible b...
    Hanna Nykowska
    last modified by Hanna Nykowska
  • Top N% Option for Filters and Sets

    46 votes
    The new In/Out Sets functionality in v8 is awesome, and one way it could be even more helpful is if that we could generate the set using a percent (%) of members, instead of just the number of members. This would let ...
    Jonathan Drummey
    last modified by Jonathan Drummey
  • Different Columns Width

    1435 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...
    last modified by thierryjakircevic
  • 'IN' Operator equivalent

    832 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
  • Double-Click to Adjust Column Width

    32 votes
    When working with Excel spreadsheets, I often use a double-click between the columns to "Auto-fit" the content in that column. It would be nice to have a similar feature in Tableau where the column width adjusts to th...
    Shine Pulikathara
    last modified by Shine Pulikathara
  • Simple Drag and Drop Headers to locations.

    3 votes
    Certain sheets look aesthetically better with the headers in custom locations. This would allow for more fine tuning in Dashboards. I've noticed you can simply Drag and Drop the Lower Header to the Rows Header, but ca...
    Daniel Debreczeni
    last modified by Daniel Debreczeni
  • Ability to choose to Repeat or Suppress cell value

    57 votes
    If you create a table that has the same value in one column of multiple rows, standard practice is to repeat these values.  Tableau suppresses them and only shows the value once.  It would be nice to have th...
    Scott Eaton
    last modified by Scott Eaton
  • Access to rest of Workbook/Sheet Meta-Data in Formula/Function

    63 votes
    My idea is quite a simple one...Can we have a function to access the rest of the workbook/sheet Meta-Data as we can with users. We have access to this in the Title construction.   Currently we have   ......
    Simon Runc
    last modified by Simon Runc
  • Dashboard themes with add on header and footer . Also Copy and paste objects in dashboard.

    20 votes
    Hi Data People,   How about we are able to select themes, header and footer in Tableau dashboard like power point ?   I recently worked on project with aproxx 25 dashboard in it with action button used fo...
    Rohan Makhija
    last modified by Rohan Makhija
  • Allow publisher permission to child project only w/o publisher permission at parent project

    100 votes
    V10.5 nested project is a great feature but to publish to a child project, the publisher permission has to give to both parent project and child project, which ends up with not only a lot of extra permission setting b...
    Mark Wu
    last modified by Mark Wu
  • Option to clear cache for a specific project or a dashboard on Tableau Server

    32 votes
    It's been 6 months we started using Tableau Server. The user base and the number of projects per site also has increased a lot. Often we run in to issues when we use a live data connection and the data is present in c...
    Lakshmi Syamala
    last modified by Lakshmi Syamala