• Hiding Quick Filters Dynamically upon sheet selection

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    I would like to hide the quick filters associated with sheets. My actual task is creating a parameter based on which the sheet shows up and the previous sheet disappears but the associated parameters don't. I haven't ...
    Prem Reddy
    last modified by Prem Reddy
  • Wrap data horizontaly across columns

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    I have a data set that contains Name Location, Type and Serial Number. The consolidated layout that I need to create must enforce a maximum number of rows, but I need to display all of the serial numbers grouped by th...
    Mike Queenan
    created by Mike Queenan
  • Tooltips in headers (field labels, quick filters, parameters, etc)

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    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
  • Only Relevant Values on Secondary Data Source

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    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
  • Ranking with Level of Detail

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    Now that we have level of detail calcs, there needs to be a way to rank our data regardless of the filters applied to our view, and add it as a field.   Dataset: Name Gender Age Height Age Rank Height Rank {Gend...
    Joey Minix
    last modified by Joey Minix
  • Request: Add Åland Islands into the map country list

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    Dear Tableau,   would it be possible to add Åland Islands (AX, ALA) into the map country list? Currently, it is missing in the list. Thank you very much!   Best, Xiaodi
    Xiaodi Wang
    last modified by Xiaodi Wang
  • Set highlight action via a URL parameter

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    We embed all our Tableau charts into our user interface webpages. The data is automatically filtered by the school district or municipality that initiates the call. We would like to pass a highlight parameter in the e...
    Buzz Brown
    last modified by Buzz Brown
  • Time Series functions

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    What is your idea? In functions we are missing features for time series, such as Ago and YearToDate and PeriodRolling Especially when there is no time dimension in the Analysis, but there is a filter on a period thi...
    Rick Brobbel
    last modified by Rick Brobbel
  • Add Filter to Data Source Filters

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    Current: If a dimension filter needs to be added at the data source level, then one needs to switch to the data source tab and add the filter again with the same filter values. This can be time-consuming if there are...
    Joseph Berchmans
    last modified by Joseph Berchmans
  • Actions from story to Dashboard

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    Hi All,   Currently we have actions from dashboard to dashboard, dashboard to worksheet, and viceversa. It would be great if we have actions from story to dashboard and story to worksheet.   Thanks, Shruten
    shruten parmar
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  • Drag-to-create new calculated fields directly to folders

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    The shortcut to drag-to-create multiple new calculated fields using "\\" [see screenshot] is a great time saver; however, I've noticed that new fields created using this method cannot be placed directly into an existi...
    Kyle Massey
    last modified by Kyle Massey
  • Replace Blank Dashboard Charts With a Text Field

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    For a dashboard containing multiple chart types, when there is an instance in the data where there are no records, instead of the chart being blank there needs to be a text field showing "N/A" or some other user defin...
    David Pope
    last modified by David Pope
  • have a summery view of which data sources are serving which worksheets and how (primary\secondary)

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    Following this thread and others: Is there a way to identify which data sources are feeding which worksheets in a workbook (rather than going to each shee…   We should have a way with workbooks of many...
    omer lewy
    last modified by omer lewy
  • Ability to covert HTML reports to Tableau readable formats

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    Tableau should have the ability to covert HTML reports to a usable format. Applications like Symantec End Point protection gives out logs only in HTML formats
    Vimal Koshy
    last modified by Vimal Koshy
  • Flexibility on combination charts

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    Tableau should have flexibility on combination chart. For eg, the developer can choose if he/she needs multiple side by side bars and 3 lines in the same graph provided they are being calculated in Tableau.
    Sakshi Aggarwal
    last modified by Sakshi Aggarwal
  • Proper string function - Proper()

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    Hi,   It would be great if the developers can add a easily function - proper() function to capitalize the first letter of words. This is a basic function in almost all applications.   Many thanks, Minh &#...
    Minh Nguyen
    last modified by Minh Nguyen
  • 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
  • Custom Fonts - Embed in Tableau (Reader, Desktop, Server, Online, Public, Mobile)

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    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
  • "Excel Like" Sorting - a child's play

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    We all agree that: "Sorting needs to be easy as a Child's Play" We also agree that: "Sorting in Tableau is Painful"   since the dawn of mass computing, which was 30+ years ago, people got used to this capabilit...
    Scott Eaton
    last modified by Scott Eaton
  • Have "Range of Date" slider update to most recent date

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    Right now if you add a quick filter for a continuous date you have 3 options. Range of dates At least At Most   These don't work that well for data the updates frequently.   If you choose 'at least' the...
    Darin Friedrichs
    last modified by Darin Friedrichs