• 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
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  • Tableau Prep - highlight data sample to cut and paste to excel

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    Currently performed a data sample using all the data.   Clicked on the data sample tab and wanted to highlight and cut/paste    or option to download the results. The table I'm working on is ...
    Shawn Gordon
    last modified by Shawn Gordon
  • Salesforce connector for Tableau Prep with ability to write SOQL

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    It would be helpful to add SalesForce connector to Tableau Prep. Also it will be good to provide ability to extract data using SOQL.
    Shriniwas Perle
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  • Convert Published Live connection into Extract

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    Once the data source has been published as Live connection (embedded or not) on the server, it is not possible to convert it into Extract. As of now, one need to re-publish the workbook using Tableau Desktop. At times...
    Vishal Kumar
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  • Add Census Tract as a Native Geographic Role

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    A large amount of our visualization is done at a census tract level, and it would be useful to have this as a native geographic role, and not a custom solution.
    amyjohnson
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  • Control what displays in View Data

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    Users like the visualizations to find what's important and when they do they want to be able to see the record(s) to understand the issue.  The view data option works great for this, however it is filled with col...
    Darrin Schulte
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  • emf export in Tableau Server

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    It would be great to have this feature in both Tableau Server and tabcmd without using 3rd party tools
    Sofiane Hocine
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  • Ability to Place Image / Logo on Story, Dashboard, Worksheet

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    I believe adding the ability to place an image or logo on a story, dashboard or worksheet would help to make the feature more useful.   This feature would lead to creating less dashboards and more interactive bo...
    Connor Singerline
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  • Advanced Relative Date Options

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    The 'Relative Date' filter is a wonderful tool, but limited by the way it is anchored, forcing users to either switch to 'Range Date' filters or build numerous calculated fields as workarounds to display data exactly ...
    Tyler Glenn
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  • Changing Field Names in Data Sources

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    Currently, if I change the name of a field in a published data source, any attached workbooks that use that field will break. Each workbook must be opened, and have the reference changed for that field. If I change th...
    Michael Welter
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  • 'IN' Operator equivalent

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    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
  • Ability to join Tableau Server data sources

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    I would love the ability to join Tableau Server Data sources.   Use case: I published a SQL view containing transaction information to Tableau and another containing account information.  Right now if I wa...
    Elan Sofer
    last modified by Elan Sofer
  • Ability to set time-zone

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      At the moment, Tableau displays all dates and times in the timezone it is stored as in a given data source (usually UTC).  This could make event data fall in the wrong day or month, and skew the statistic...
    Anton van Niekerk
    last modified by Anton van Niekerk
  • View and edit Filters of published Extracts on Tableau Server

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    It would be great to view and edit the filters of published Extracts on Tableau Server. At the moment, the only possibility to check the filter settings is by downloading the data source:   1. Connect to the pub...
    Marcel Zemp
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  • Blob Images

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    I just saw this on the forum and thought I would post it as an idea.   It would be nice to be able to store images and BLOBS in a database and then render these in Tableau. For example, if you have the following...
    Toan Hoang
    last modified by Toan Hoang
  • Copy and Paste objects in a dashboard

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    I would like to copy and paste objects on dashboard. Example copy Text object and place it in multiple dashboard. or Copy an image object place it in multiple dashboard.
    Boopesh Jayabalaji
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  • Allow Custom SOQL on Salesforce Connector

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    The Salesforce connector currently pulls each object separately and then joins the objects together. This results in massive over pulls. An extract could take up to 10 minutes to pull but would only take 10 seconds if...
    tim tim
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  • JIRA integration with Tableau        (Pooja Gandhi)

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    It would be awesome to see Tableau allow integrating with JIRA software. Bug tracking, issue tracking and other functionality of the project would be great to see real-time via a live connection. I am typically involv...
    pooja.gandhi
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  • Salesforce data extract can't be optimized

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    A lot of the data that I need to report on is in our Salesforce instance. I understand that any connection to Salesforce must use an extract, so I'm working with that. I'd like to be able to optimize these extracts be...
    Brad Blake
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  • 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