Use the "URL Encode Data Values" option for your URL filter, and this should work.
Thanks for your reply.
Could you please tell more specific about where to find the "URL Encode Data Values" option? Due to some reason I can only use the 8.0 version for Tableau report formatting.
On the internet, certain characters will automatically be "encoded" to different characters for transport.
For example, a space becomes %20, and an ampersand becomes %26. This has nothing to do with Tableau, of course.
"URL Encode Data Values" is a way of making sure that this translation doesn't mess up your data values. Example:
If you paste this into your browser, & pears will be truncated
However, this string will work:
The option I suggested "encodes" the special charcters so they don't get lost in the shuffle.
The behavior in question is documented in help, by the way: