The Vertica and PostgreSQL driver installers did not properly update the odbcinst.ini file on the Mac if there was already a [PostgreSQL Unicode] section found.
With Tableau Desktop 32-bit, connections to large Excel files would cause Tableau to close. Now when you attempt to connect to an Excel spreadsheet that is too large to load, a message displays telling you this.
When making a live connection to Parallel Data Warehouse (PDW) using the native SQL Server connection, dragging an aggregated measure to a view caused an error like: "[Microsoft][SQL Server Native Client 11.0][SQL Server]Parse error at line: 3, column: 10: Incorrect syntax near '('."
When working in the Tableau Server authoring environment on Internet Explorer 8, calendar date parameter selections were not retained.
With PDF output from Tableau for the Mac, text was sized differently than on Windows or Tableau Server and so appeared to be justified differently. This was especially evident in headers and axes.
When printing views to a custom paper size, Tableau Desktop closed unexpectedly, logging an unhandled exception with an “updateCustomPaperSize” error message.
When connecting to a Vertica data source that used double-precision floating-point number as the data type, Tableau displayed “#error” instead of the value.
The Japanese “totals” heading in the Format window was incorrectly translated. The correct translation of the “totals” heading is 合計.
You could not install the Simba SQL Server driver by double-clicking the install file because the file was not signed. A signed install file has been added to the drivers page, replacing the existing file.
When printing a view, Tableau Desktop terminated unexpectedly if the Repeat headers and legends on every page option in the Page Setup dialog box was not selected.
When editing a group in Tableau Desktop, items in the Add to list were not listed alphabetically.
When adding a field to a group, the drop-down menu in which you select the group showed fewer items than in previous versions. If you had more than 10 groups, this increased the need to scroll to select the correct group.
When sharing Tableau workbooks in Microsoft Lync, interacting with the views sometimes did not work as expected.
With Microsoft SQL Server connections, Tableau Desktop displayed a "The SELECT permission was denied" error and failed to connect when SQL Server denied permission for the stored procedures.
When working with an extracted data source, if the structure of the file to append is different than that of the original file, selecting Append Data from File causes an “extract not found” error. If you are working with an extract of a single-table Excel file, and Excel file to append has only one sheet, using Append Data from File completes successfully.
In either case, when the file structure has changed, the correct action is to use the Append from Data Source command. For more information, see Adding Data to Extracts in the Tableau Desktop Help. http://onlinehelp.tableau.com/current/pro/online/windows/en-us/help.html...
Upgrading to Tableau Desktop 8.2 caused alignment setting changes in sheet titles that use a mix of left, right, and center alignments.
On Windows, and when using the Japanese (Japan) - Microsoft IME keyboard input setting, typing into the Calculated Field dialog box did not show the typed characters until you pressed Enter.
When connecting to Tableau Server from Tableau Desktop, changing the server name and clicking the Connect button caused the Sign In option to disappear from the Server menu.
Custom colors applied to a parameter that is used to toggle measures would revert to the default colors after a workbook was saved or published.
When signed in as the Guest user on a Mac, starting Tableau Desktop caused a “Got 0 identities when expecting 1” error that required you to a force Tableau Desktop to quit. Tableau Desktop ran as expected when you signed in under a defined user account.
In maps, the names for the Polish cities Łódź and Lidzbark Warmiński were out of date.
Adobe Open Type fonts were not embedded in PDF output, causing a "Cannot extract the embedded font" error.
Story points printed or saved to PDF with a black background if Dashboard Shading was set to None.
Removing a field from a view sometimes caused an "Internal Error An unexpected error occurred and the operation could not be completed" warning. After you clicked OK in the message, Tableau Desktop became unresponsive.
Tableau Desktop on the Mac could not connect to SQL Server when SQL Server was using a non-standard port, and a "[Simba][SqlServerODBC] (10) Failed to connect to the SQL Server instance" error displayed.
When you deleted a sheet name and clicked OK in the error "An empty name is not allowed", Tableau Desktop exited.
On the Mac, the Tableau Desktop dock icon sometimes bounced when no user action was required. Some example tasks caused this include publishing a workbook or data source to a server, or switching applications while a drop-down menu is open in a dialog box.
When the center value of a diverging color palette was set to a higher value than the end value, the entire color range displayed as the end color, rather than as a gradation.
Tooltips for the Edit Colors dialog box were hidden by the dialog box.
Exporting a view to an Excel crosstab sometimes produced three worksheets that contained data and other worksheets that were blank. The blank worksheets appeared in the file before those that contained data.