5 Replies Latest reply on Aug 16, 2017 11:25 AM by Mahfooj Khan

    16 Column Limitation Workaround not Working when Downloading Data

    Jan Paulsen

      Hi all,


      There is a workaround for the 16 column limitation in Tableau: Expanding beyond 16 columns without header concatenation | Tableau Software


      The problem: it does not seem to work when downloading the data. That's my table, 2 rows:


      I've published the workbook to Tableau Server. Then I tried to download the data:



      And all of a sudden I have 6 rows:



      If you clicked on full data it would show only 2 rows (of course, that's not a solution). Please see also the attached workbook.


      Does anyone know how to solve this? I am pretty clueless at the moment. Your help would be very much appreciated:)