• Pivot For SQL

    0 votes
    Hello Folks, I was working on some complex solution. I tried making the dummy data using excel. My solution worked around doing the pivot with Tableau. Once I tried to implement the same solution with more complex da...
    Shaibaz Mulla
    last modified by Shaibaz Mulla
  • Allow users to set bar, line, shape, and padding widths by pixels or percents

    59 votes
    Currently Tableau offers limited control over chart design. Allowing users to set exact pixel widths or percentages for bars, lines, shapes, and padding within charts, will allow greater design precision and lead to c...
    Skylark  Macadamia
    last modified by Skylark Macadamia
  • Disable Ask Data For All Data Sources Setting for Administrators

    44 votes
    Currently there is not a supported or documented way to turn off or disable the ask data feature for all data sources, without also turning off the web edit feature.  I would like to propose a setting be added fo...
    last modified by russiam
  • Allow lock permission for child project while parent project unlocked

    316 votes
    Tableau's first release for nested project is 10.5. In 10.5 release, only top parent project can be locked. When parent project is locked, all its child project permission is also locked. If parent project is unlocked...
    Mark Wu
    last modified by Mark Wu
  • Establish Group Ownership

    10 votes
    It is a best practice to assign indivdiuals to groups and then assign groups to projects with the proper permissions.   However, Project owners cannot be assigned ownership of specific Groups, only to their ...
    Paul Shapin
    last modified by Paul Shapin
  • Providing COALESCE and DECODE features in Calculated Fields

    12 votes
    Hi,   In SQL, we have functions named : COALESCE and DECODE.   COALESCE : It evaluates the arguments in order and returns the current value of the first expression that initially does not evaluate to NULL...
    Rachel Chacko
    last modified by Rachel Chacko
  • radius-function for maps created in tableau

    14 votes
    What is your idea? Please implement a radius-function for maps created in tableau! This functionality would also be very helpful in a mobile version, when e.g. sales persons are onside and would like to see what is ...
    Maximilian Ernst
    last modified by Maximilian Ernst
  • Custom Color Palettes for Web Authoring

    26 votes
    With the enhancements made to Workbook and Dashboard Web Authoring, I would like to be able to provide my organization with the color palettes in our Corporate Branding guide. Without this capability, it is difficult...
    Harrison McGehee
    last modified by Harrison McGehee
  • Save Custom Views with Action Filters

    1 vote
    Custom views have been great for saving traditionally filtered views, but views filtered on actions (e.g. set actions) don't currently save in the custom views.   Would be nice if views filtered by action filter...
    Dexter Chan
    last modified by Dexter Chan
  • Tableau Public profile badges

    44 votes
    Inspired by TC18 Fanalytics here is an idea discussed on the table I was part of; how cool would it be if Tableau Public had badges that could be awarded to your Tableau Public profile to reward you for participation ...
    Simon Beaumont
    last modified by Simon Beaumont
  • Tableau Desktop: Prometheus connector

    10 votes
    Please create a connector to Prometheus (https://prometheus.io/).
    Robert Biuk-Aghai
    last modified by Robert Biuk-Aghai
  • add new primary key - Tableau Prep

    4 votes
    hi,   i think we need an option  to add a primary key or that this option adds a new column to edit !!!   is very necessary for databases without a unique key
    Sergio Méndez
    last modified by Sergio Méndez
  • Undo / Redo History + Thumbnails / Auto Macro Creator

    5 votes
    The undo and redo buttons when held down, show a short textual history of the changes like a browser history or breadcrumbs with the ability to navigate directly to a particular point in the history : <- Undo ...
    Alex Vinot
    last modified by Alex Vinot
  • Tableau REST API - Add Run Server Schedules (Run Now) like runServerSchedules in the vizportal/api

    6 votes
    Currently, there doesn't seem to be an "easy" way to clearly snag a schedule ID from a subscription and run it via the REST API.  Similar to the issue solved by - https://community.tableau.com/ideas/7036#comment-...
    Zach Heath
    last modified by Zach Heath
  • Tableau Prep Builder Public

    27 votes
    What is your idea?   A free version of Tableau Prep to be used publicly by the community, similar to Tableau Public.   What problem are you trying to solve or what scenario would this idea solve?   Tab...
    Katie Wagner
    last modified by Katie Wagner
  • Include Username in Subscribe Others

    3 votes
    When using the Subscribe Others feature, if there are two or more people with the same name, e.g., John Smith, there is no way to differentiate between the users.  It would be helpful to include the Username in a...
    Renee Cotton
    last modified by Renee Cotton
  • Breaking language barriers - Display language flags in the forums

    7 votes
    Hi! I have been using the forums for a couple of months now and I have come across with some questions that are not in English or that have been written in English by someone who's proffered language would be other. &...
    Diego Parker
    last modified by Diego Parker
  • Parameter and Filter drop down - Make the same height?

    8 votes
    Hello,   I've checked with coworkers and the Tableau Community, and it seems there's an issue with the filter and parameter dropdowns not being the same height in Tableau desktop (see screen shot below). It look...
    Alane Wachholz
    last modified by Alane Wachholz
  • Auto adjust Row height or width based on Length of the text in Text tables

    5 votes
    Row height/width should be auto adjust based on the length of the text presented in that particular cell. Ex: If length of the text in one cell is 100 characters and second row of the cell is 2000 characters. That spa...
    Chinnapu Ch
    last modified by Chinnapu Ch
  • Tiled Maps as a New Show Me Option

    7 votes
    A lot of users have been creating Tiled Maps in Tableau, especially in showing United States as a tiled grid map. Why not Tableau give this option as a default for all the countries and even extend to a state/county l...
    Hari Ankem
    last modified by Hari Ankem