Tableau Online Updates
With Tableau Online, you're always on the latest, most-advanced version of Tableau. We take care of all the updates, monitoring, and infrastructure maintenance so you don't have to. But, it's still important to keep informed about what’s happening. This page will help you plan for any occurrence that may affect your Tableau Online site. Below you'll find informational resources to make you aware of any upcoming events.
Not a Tableau Online administrator? Please see the following resource pages:
Tableau Online Status
Visit the Tableau Trust site to learn more about the current status of your Tableau Online environment and upcoming scheduled maintenances.
New in Tableau Online 2020.4
Tableau Prep Builder in the Browser
Prep your data from wherever you have access to a browser, making it more seamless, accessible, and scalable.
Tableau Prep Builder in the browser allows you to prep your data from wherever you have access to a browser, bringing the data prep process into one integrated platform on the web. No need to manage individual desktops, IT admins can now upgrade the server to get everyone in the organization on the latest version.
Web Authoring Enhancements
Bring your analytics on the web to the next level with the functionality you’ve been waiting for, including highlight actions, filters, fixed sets, extract creation, and a Salesforce connector.
Call attention to marks of interest and identify important relationships in the data.
Quickly make adjustments to your mark labels in web authoring to stay in your workflow. Customize and choose which marks to label in a visualization, just like in Tableau Desktop.
Apply filter to worksheets
You can now use the apply filters to the worksheets' dialog on the web, choosing which specific sheets a filter should be applied to, as well as tuning dashboards, and achieve more complex and connected dashboard designs.
Create fixed sets
Creators and Explorers now have an easy way to create a set either from the data pane, or visually via the tooltip command menu for quick analysis.
Create extracts without leaving the browser. In the web authoring flow, you can now choose to extract your data sources to improve performance.
Spatial Analytics Updates
Known Issues & Release Notes
Unusual behavior or issues with Tableau Online may be caused by a known issue with the product or a third party change in data delivery. These known issues are listed on the Tableau Support Known Issues site.
When an issue is corrected, it will appear in the Release Notes for Tableau Online.
Many known issues and their possible workarounds are documented in the Tableau Support Knowledge Base, which also contains resolutions for common problems and suggestions for how to use Tableau Online.