• Make Tabelau a Kubernetes ready application stack

    38 votes
    Idea Make the Tableau server a first class citizen for the Kubernetes platform. Containerize the application deployment.   Background Today we install Tableau server via the installer package on virtual machines...
    Marcus Franke
    last modified by Marcus Franke
  • Create Subscriptions for Non Tableau Online Users

    2 votes
    We would like to be able to subscribe users who are NOT tableau online users to reports.   I get why Tableau would not want to send subscriptions which are merely a screen grab/image of an existing visualization...
    James Rowland
    last modified by James Rowland
  • Apply number formatting inside a calculated field

    931 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
  • Proper string function - Proper()

    579 votes
    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
  • Add ability to have different joins to Excel & text files (>,>=,<,<=) in addition to = using the new connector (RELEASED in 10.5)

    11 votes
    What:   Create the ability to use different join operators including = (equals), < (less than), > (greater than), <= (less than or equal to), >= (greater than or equal to), and <> (not eq...
    Tom Hier
    last modified by Tom Hier
  • Auto refresh dashboard (Tableau Server & Tableau Mobile)

    109 votes
    Can we have an auto-update dashboard option on Tableau server and Mobile?   This helps people to keep their information up-to-date without having to manually clicking the "Refresh" button.   Regards  ...
    Irwan Tjanterik
    last modified by Irwan Tjanterik
  • Allow lock permission for child project while parent project unlocked

    362 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
  • Share a URL including filters and parameter settings  [RELEASED | 2019.4]

    13 votes
    When viewing a dashboard on Tableau Server, there is a button called "Share" that lets the user email the URL for that dashboard.  The the URL, however, does not include any of the filters or parameter settings, ...
    Eric Bolz
    last modified by Eric Bolz
  • The option to disable the Search function on Tableau Server [RELEASED | 2019.4]

    15 votes
    Reports available to external providers are accessed via the Server.  Each provider can only see their own data.  Each user has been set up on the server.  The issue arises when a letter is typed into...
    Siobhan Magee
    last modified by Siobhan Magee
  • Totals and subtotals over displayed marks instead of separate calc (aka make subtotals work like Excel)

    680 votes
    [added 2015-01-25] In Tableau 8.1 two-pass totals were added, however they don't cover all situations, they only work for regular aggregate measures coming from a single data source (primary or secondary). What remain...
    Jonathan Drummey
    last modified by Jonathan Drummey
  • Tableau Prep: Add Table Calculations - especially Index() and PreviousValue()

    326 votes
    This is my number one ask: Please add Index() and PreviousValue() functions to Tableau Prep.  This would also require the ability to define a sort (covered by https://community.tableau.com/ideas/8715 ) prior to ...
    Joshua Milligan
    last modified by Joshua Milligan
  • Tableau Prep: Don't Rearrange Steps that I've Moved in the Flow

    8 votes
    I love the ability to move steps and arrange my flows so they look nice and neat and make logical sense!   I once had a complex  flow that was so nicely arranged - I knew where everything was.  The inp...
    Joshua Milligan
    last modified by Joshua Milligan
  • Replace Blank Dashboard Charts With a Text Field

    250 votes
    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
  • Support NUMERIC type from BigQuery

    110 votes
    Support NUMERIC type from BigQuery.
    Jiayu Xu
    last modified by Jiayu Xu
  • Independent Text Alignment

    1 vote
    Hello! I'm not quite sure how to word this. Nor if it's even possible programatically. It would be great, however, if you could left align some text and right align others in the same text object (eg Worksheet title)...
    Bryce Larsen
    last modified by Bryce Larsen
  • Copy and Paste objects in a dashboard

    321 votes
    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
    last modified by Boopesh Jayabalaji
  • Ability to choose to Repeat or Suppress cell value

    61 votes
    If you create a table that has the same value in one column of multiple rows, standard practice is to repeat these values.  Tableau suppresses them and only shows the value once.  It would be nice to have th...
    Scott Eaton
    last modified by Scott Eaton
  • JIRA integration with Tableau        (Pooja Gandhi)

    216 votes
    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...
    last modified by pooja.gandhi
  • Multiple Selection & Grouping of Floating Objects for - Moving, Tiling, Add actions, Add filters, Change chart types etc...

    261 votes
    I'm a big fan of the new floating objects! It seems I use them almost exclusively. So when I get 10-20 floating objects on a page and find I need to move groups of them to make room for something else, I have to do th...
    Shawn Wallwork
    last modified by Shawn Wallwork
  • Ability to join data_connections to views in the workgroup PostgreSQL database

    2 votes
    Currently you can determine which data_connections are associated to workbooks and datasources in the existing schema, but there is no way to know which data_connections are related to the underlying views in a workbo...
    Kyle Moore
    last modified by Kyle Moore