Cannot enter Japanese, Mandarin or Korean in Search Box of Single or Multiple Values Drop Down Filter

Published: 18 Aug 2016
Last Modified Date: 01 Nov 2016


When using the search box of a filter that is "Single Value (dropdown)" or "Multiple Values (dropdown)", it is not possible to enter Japanese, Mandarin or Korean characters using the IME (Input Method Editor).


  • Tableau Desktop 10.0
  • Japanese, Korean or Mandarin language input


Option 1: 

Upgrade to Tableau Desktop 10.0.2 or a newer version. For more information, see Upgrading Tableau Desktop. 

Option 2:

As a workaround, copy and paste the search term from another application.


This behavior is related to a known issue which has been corrected.

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