Skip navigation

16+ Dimensions in crosstab AND a free scroll bar

score 486
You have not voted. Active

Tableau is currently limited to displaying 16 dimensions columns in a cross tab. There are no workarounds to this limit.

 

To quote Ben Schneiderman's Information Visualization: Mantra "Overview, zoom & filter, details-on-demand"

 

Those details on demand may included more than 16 columns. When it does, users of Tableau should expect their software to deliver for them.

 

I don't know what the magic number of text columns should be, but 64 sounds reasonable to be released in the next version.

 

*16 columns before Tableau forces concatenation of columns.

 

 

Please note, the following is a duplicate idea and it's score should be included here:

http://community.tableau.com/ideas/3554

Comments

Vote history