• Tableau Prep Builder Public

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    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
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  • Support Google BigQuery partitioning

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    Google BigQuery supports partitioning tables by day automatically. Currently without significant work arounds (creating views etc) I cannot access _partitionTime column. Even if I allow access BigQuery expects the WHE...
    Praveen Kumar
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  • Allow lock permission for child project while parent project unlocked

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    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
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  • Allow users to set bar, line, shape, and padding widths by pixels or percents

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    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
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  • Contribute to Knowledgebase

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    Idea: Let the community submit changes/additions to the knowledgebase. Product managers could then verify that the content is accurate and then publish the change.     Backstory: I came across an issue t...
    Thomas Rones
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  • Tableau's Priorities Internally - Showing No Data & Vertical Scroll Bars

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    Partly "idea" and partly concern on internal priorities,   So there are a few extremely irritating issues I see within Tableau and I will list two here that I really believe should be 2-5 clicks and on the Table...
    Trevor Blackwell
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  • Address the issue of broken links in Community Forums

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    Many Community Forums posts contain links to Tableau resources which are broken. In some cases I had to use the Wayback Machine to get a 2015 copy of a page linked in 2016.   This happens very often and in the k...
    Tony K
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  • Tableau Community Mobile App

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    An app to mobile friendly access this community, read the forums, vote on ideas, interact on the go.
    Bruno G. F. e Silva
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  • Alert the idea author when an idea is implemented or discarded

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    It would be useful and respectful to the poster's time, if Tableau would alert the idea author when that idea is implemented or discarded.
    Glauber Ribeiro
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  • Ability to flag helpful comments

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    We can flag helpful comments in discussion threads but not elsewhere on the forum   David Mannering's excellent suggestion on the below idea is a good example of something that (I think) should be marked as hel...
    Mark Fraser
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  • "Voted" Indicator in Idea List

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    It would be great to have an icon that indicates if I have already voted on an idea. I frequently find myself opening up the full text of a great idea to find that I've already voted on it. If there were some kind of ...
    Cathy Bridges
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  • Automatically Vote Up or Down Own Ideas

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    Cathy Bridges
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  • Best Idea EVER

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    My name is Stefan Michaelcheck.   You are going to love this idea.   Tableau and Sony and/or Microsoft should try a partnership for the first corporate "videogame", that let's Tableau subscribers utilize S...
    Stefan Michaelcheck
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  • Virtual Conference Badge

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    What: A virtual conference badge I could put on my Tableau Community profile that says "I attended Tableau Conference 2016" Why: A continued sense of community; may allow online users to say "Ah... so you were that&#...
    Michael Hesser
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  • Select Multiple Correct Answers

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    Sometimes when you post on the forum, more than one person manages to come up with a solution to your problem, but using different methods. It would be great if you could mark multiple (or even just 2) correct answers...
    Leanne Vermeulen
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  • Change the header of the "Tableau Community Forums" page

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    ..to just "Tableau Community".  This page has a sub-menu of Forums (and Ideas, User Groups, Events, Resources)....so it's confusing...OK!?  I click on 'Ideas', and I'm still in 'Forums' apparently!!!
    Paul Osborn
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  • 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
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  • Slack Community for Tableau users

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    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
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  • Disable Ask Data For All Data Sources Setting for Administrators

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    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...
    russiam
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  • Support for SQL server 2016 "Always Encrypted"

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    Hi Tableau,   It would be nice if there is a support for SQL server 2016 "Always Encrypted" database. Currently there is no way to get decrypted data from these databases. We need to upgrade our application to ...
    Yogi Birajdar
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