• Apply number formatting inside a calculated field

    911 votes
    I need to be able to take numbers and apply number formatting to them based on the logic of my calculation.  The number formatting should be exactly the same as the "Custom" formatting that tableau does now. ...
    Russell Lamb
    last modified by Russell Lamb
  • Need the ability to nest folders within a workbook

    49 votes
    e.g a folder called 'Indicators' and subfolders within, e.g.  Type1, Type2, Type3, etc...
    steve ellison
    last modified by steve ellison
  • Don't show total when dimension has one sub-item

    429 votes
    What Please don't show total when dimension only has one sub-item. Said differently, show only total when dimension has at least two sub-items.   Why It avoids duplicated information It saves precious screen...
    last modified by kettan
  • Timezone conversion support

    361 votes
    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
  • Support log out of Trusted Auth. tokens via REST API

    7 votes
    What is your idea?   Provide the ability to log out user sessions created with Trusted Authentication through the REST API.   What problem are you trying to solve or what scenario would this idea solve? Tru...
    Scott TNTMAX
    last modified by Scott TNTMAX
  • API: (incremental) refresh of extract

    31 votes
    For our purpose of Tableau it would be really nice to have an API call for the (incremental) refresh of an extract.   Thank you in advance!
    Robin Verlangen
    created by Robin Verlangen
  • Different Columns Width

    1492 votes
    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...
    last modified by thierryjakircevic
  • Hierarchy Filter

    549 votes
    What Allow hierarchies in single and multiple values quick filters.   Why Having options ordered by categories reduces the cognitive load for users when they choose what to filter. It also reduces the number ...
    last modified by kettan
  • Add Record ID / Index feature in Tableau Prep

    242 votes
    Adding a unique record ID to data has a number of use cases, some of which are met by the forthcoming ROW_NUMBER() function in Prep Builder 2020.1 (now in beta):   1. Identifying the original sort order of the d...
    Jonathan Drummey
    last modified by Jonathan Drummey
  • Drill-down & Drill-up for individual members of a hierarchy

    539 votes
    When connected to a cube data source (such as SSAS) Tableau is able to do individual drill-down on a particular node or member in a hierarchy.  This is extremely useful when dealing with large hierarchies - typic...
    Mike Hyde
    last modified by Mike Hyde
  • Display Timezones

    235 votes
    Our company operates off Market Hours - mainly in EST.  The Tableau Server environment does not display timezones when it relates to date/time - specifically schedules.  As an administrator, when I create a ...
    Michael Perillo
    last modified by Michael Perillo
  • Parameter Actions: Feed Value on Unselect

    18 votes
    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
  • Add CSV export to Subscriptions

    183 votes
    Please add the ability to send a PDF or CSV file with a subscription.   We have multiple cases where we have mobile users who need access to certain reports when they may not be able to get direct access to Tabl...
    Alex Braun
    last modified by Alex Braun
  • Ability to group Tabs into a menu like structure

    719 votes
    From my "Wouldn't it be nice post":   Many of my workbooks end up with 30+ worksheets. I know I can consolidate the sheets on a dashboard and then hide them, but this is klutzy if I'm doing this just to organize,...
    Alex Kerin
    created by Alex Kerin
  • Arrows on Maps

    32 votes
    Hello, with Tableau one can visualize routes on a map (e.g. product transport) using the path feature. Unfortunately there is no option to assing a shape (arrow) to these lines. As a one workaround one can use the e....
    Andreas Kettner
    last modified by Andreas Kettner
  • Spatial selction on Map

    13 votes
    It will be very good if tableau allows to select on the map using polygons, like we can select some area on the map and want to know the details of the selected area. Most of the users expects such functionality so th...
    Venkat Madan
    last modified by Venkat Madan
  • Drive Time and Driving Distance

    25 votes
    I think it would be an awesome follow up to the new mapping enhancements from v 10.2 if Tableau could either calculate Drive time and Driving distance, or have a connector to google to return the same based on the add...
    Brian Fritter
    last modified by Brian Fritter
  • Projects in Tableau Public

    34 votes
    One of my #data19 missions was to track down the Tableau Public team and ask about the current status of adding Projects to Tableau Public.   Not surprisingly, their reply was ... upvote the idea and to my shock...
    Chris McClellan
    last modified by Chris McClellan
  • Have multiple Calculated Fields windows open at same time

    66 votes
    Usually if you're editing one calculated field and need to open another calculated field, the most recently opened Calc Field forces the earlier Calc Field to be closed.   Sometimes it would be great to have mor...
    Arno Grigorian
    last modified by Arno Grigorian
  • Ranking with Level of Detail

    289 votes
    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