• Improve Quick Filter Title Formatting

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    I would like to see more options available for editing Titles of Quick Filters (used on Dashboards).  In particular, the ability to ensure the Title Text is wrapped based on size of container quick filter sits wi...
    Jenny Hart
    last modified by Jenny Hart
  • Full customization of fiscal year and ability to default date based calculation like YTD, year over year etc to fiscal year

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    It would be great to see an option for full customization of fiscal year. We should be able to define the fiscal start date, start and end of each month, quarter etc. and then have date functions default to fiscal yea...
    Vipul Gupta
    last modified by Vipul Gupta
  • Conditional label color at pie chart

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    Ability to change label color at pie chart based on condition or matching label color based on dimension   Bests   Veronica
    Veronica Simoes
    last modified by Veronica Simoes
  • Specify sort order of elements in quick filters

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    "Sorting quick filter select lists by a specific measure is not currently a feature in Tableau Desktop" (via Support).   The option to dynamically sort a filter list based on a column in the data source of a mea...
    matt.keranen
    last modified by matt.keranen
  • Adding a freeze row, pane, or column functionality

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    I think that a very good idea for the next version of Tableau would be to have the option to freeze a row, a pane, or a column, similar to the way it is done in excel. I would especially like this functionality to be ...
    Saken Kulkarni
    created by Saken Kulkarni
  • Allowing to set the default value for parameter

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    Very helpful if you could allow to set the default value for parameter dynamically. Very big help to improve initial loading because all the required parameters are set to the expected values.   Here is the rel...
    rozvin.marchan
    created by rozvin.marchan
  • Parameter Actions: Feed Value on Unselect

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    With Set Actions, the user has three options when "clearing the selection".  These are "Keep set values", "Add all values to set", or "Remove all values from set".  As an example, I click on Ohio in a US Map...
    kevin flerlage
    last modified by kevin flerlage
  • Limit the Measure Names that appear in Quick Filter

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    409 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
  • Timezone conversion support

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    Problem Many of the dates I use are timestamps in UCT (GMT) and converting to local time is difficult in TABLEAU particularly consider daylight savings variations.   Recommendation Provide a timezone conversio...
    Randy Hockin
    last modified by Randy Hockin
  • BETWEEN function

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    Here's a function that would be quite helpful: BETWEEN   It may work similarly to how it does in SQL Server. It could be used to compare 2 numbers, dates, etc   Anybody agree with me?   In pseudo cod...
    Ryan K
    created by Ryan K
  • Different Columns Width

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    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
  • Adding the "Alt-Click" functionality to dashboard actions

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    Have you ever been authoring a dashboard in Tableau desktop with dashboard filter actions and you accidentally click where did intend to and now your dashboard filters which is not what you wanted? Happens all the tim...
    Sean Miller
    last modified by Sean Miller
  • Dynamic parameters

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    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
  • Easily change Null to #N/A with multiple data sources under "Edit Relationships" - Real time Alias editing

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    Tableau,   I think this falls under a "high priority". The fact people are using formulas and dragging the second data source dimension pills over to EACH sheet to set primary groups or copy over aliases is a bi...
    Trevor Blackwell
    last modified by Trevor Blackwell
  • Conditional Formatting of Measure Names/Measure Values

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    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
  • Full-Size Scroll when there are too many pills for the screen

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    I currently have 40 Measure Values included in this view. I like that I'm able to convert my Rows or Columns to a vertical list, but when there are still too many for the screen, this teeny tiny little scroll is ridic...
    rebekah vandenberg
    last modified by rebekah vandenberg
  • 'Evaluate Formula' to troubleshoot Calculated Fields

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         In a complex calculated field with several intermediate calculations and logical tests, we need to be able to evaluate each part of a formula individually, view interim results and see how Tab...
    Thasan Vallipuranathan
    last modified by Thasan Vallipuranathan
  • Provide a Debug function for Calculated Fields

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    It would be really useful to have a debug function in the calculated fields popup window that enables a complex formula to be stepped through element by element to track how the formula is calculating the result, simi...
    Judi Stewart
    last modified by Judi Stewart
  • Native Tableau Connector for Azure Data Lake

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    Idea: Create a Native Connector from Tableau to Azure Data Lake (ADL)   Data is beginning to migrate to cheaper and more scale-able systems.  Tableau needs to support these namely Microsoft Azure Data Lake....
    Luke Brady
    last modified by Luke Brady
  • Query nested fields in a Google BigQuery connection with Standard SQL

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    Currently there is a limitation in Google BigQuery connector: "The ability for Tableau Desktop to query nested fields in a Google BigQuery connection with Standard SQL is not a current functionality of our product" &#...
    Carlos Palminha
    last modified by Carlos Palminha