Custom Colors Are Not Saved When Ad-Hoc Calculated Field is on Color

Published: 03 Nov 2015
Last Modified Date: 15 Aug 2017


When publishing a workbook, or saving the workbook with a new file name, customized color schemes might not be saved if there is a custom calculated field created just for the color scheme on the Marks card.


  • Tableau Desktop 9.0 to 10.3
  • Tableau Server 9.0 to 10.3


Drag the calculation to the Measure or Dimension to create a reusable calculated field. This will allow the color palette to be saved when publishing. 
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